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Islington boxers and celebs run for Millie

PUBLISHED: 14:06 16 February 2011 | UPDATED: 10:19 17 February 2011

Twlla Cruz and Millie De Cruz-Parsley in front of Times ABC boxers

Twlla Cruz and Millie De Cruz-Parsley in front of Times ABC boxers

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BOXERS and TV star Linda Robson embarked on a 10k run in Islington to raise money for a disabled girl.

The Times Amateur Boxing Club, in Tiber Gardens, Islington, held a fundraising run on Sunday to support Millie De Cruz-Parsley who suffers from a rare genetic disorder and needs £200,000 for special treatment.

Millie and her mum Twlla watched the runners set off from the Business Design Centre in Upper Street. Twlla said: “I am overwhelmed by this support.”

Times ABC plans to hold a charity boxing event at The Rocket, in Holloway Road, Holloway, on February 25.


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