Islington boxers and celebs run for Millie

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.