Thursday February 2 2017

Legal administrator in charity boxing match

An office coordinator from Manchester has announced she is set to take part in a charity white collar fighter boxing match on Saturday 4 February in aid of a local cancer hospice.

Legal administrator in charity boxing match

Emma Ramsden, from Manchester-based law firm Clarke Willmott LLP, will go up against her opponent, Sarah Chapman in the ring at Bowlers Exhibition Centre after several months of training.


Emma has been training twice a week since November last year for the fight, under the tutelage of coaches Tony Mousah (coach to UFC fighter Brendan Loughnane) and former boxer Steve Feeney.


The fight will be in aid of St Ann’s Hospice, the largest cancer hospice in Greater Manchester, which cared for Emma’s father-in-law when he was being treated for cancer. The hospice cares for around 3,000 patients, their families and carers every year who are affected by cancer and other life-limiting diseases.


Emma said: “I’m proud to be supporting St Ann’s Hospice in an effort to repay what they did for my family.


“My father in law, Phil, passed away there in July 2014 after a year-long battle with cancer. Every single staff member is phenomenal and I have the utmost respect for the work they do; I have no idea how they manage to do their job. They rarely get to see their patients get better and go home.


“They did their best to do everything they could for Phil and, despite being very ill, we never felt that they gave up on him. The care and dignity provided at St Ann’s is second to none, I will be forever grateful their services were available to us.”


On her preparation for fight night, Emma continued: “Those that know me know that I’m a bit soft and that I’ve never taken or thrown a punch in my life.


“I believe that raising money for charity should be a challenge and White Collar Fighter will push me to my limit physically and mentally, and will put me completely outside of my comfort zone!”


Clarke Willmott LLP is a national law firm with seven offices across the country, including Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, London, Manchester, Southampton and Taunton.

For more information visit https://www.clarkewillmott.com


"Im proud to be supporting St Anns Hospice in an effort to repay what they did for my family."
Emma Ramsden

DISCLAIMER: The statements, opinions, views and advice expressed in this article are those of the author/organisation and not of ENTIRELY. This article should represent information correct at the time of publication however whilst every care has been taken to present up-to-date and accurate information, we cannot guarantee that inaccuracies will not occur. ENTIRELY will not be held responsible for any claim, loss, damage or inconvenience caused as a result of any information within this article or any information accessed through this site. The content of any organisations websites which you link to from ENTIRELY are entirely out of the control of ENTIRELY, and you proceed at your own risk. These links are provided purely for your convenience and do not imply any endorsement of or association with any products, services, content, information or materials offered by or accessible to you at the organisations site.

Discover the latest Industry News & Opinions on Entirely


Hate Crime? So does PC Ian Ashton

Hate crime So does PC Ian Ashton.High profile examples of bigotry particularly against the LGBT community have hit the headlines in recent weeks.Theres been a furore over Donald Trumps racist slurs against four Democratic congresswomen

Hallidays promotes team members!

Hallidays, Stockport announce the promotion to director of two of their Client Managers, Paul Richards and Tracey Hemingway. Paul and Tracey join a team of 8 directors as part of Hallidays succession planning. 6 of their director team were trained within Hallidays

Discover the latest Industry News & Opinions on Entirely