Box clever at fundraiser

URGENT backing is needed to ensure a boxing event in aid of the Help For Heroes charity organised by a Hucknall-based promotions firm goes ahead as planned.

The Blue Corner company is run by Spencer Morgan from his home on Church Lane.

The special event will take place at the Forum, near the Cornerhouse Leisure and Entertainment Complex in Nottingham city centre.

Spencer said: “Our aim is to showcase a fun evening by re-creating that Las Vegas feel from the days of Mohammed Ali and Joe Frazier.”

The company is offering free training twice a week with a fully registered boxing coach and the proposed venue is the Vanquish Centre off Watnall Road, Hucknall.

Anyone interested in taking part needs to be aged 18 or above and relatively fit. They should vsit the website,, e-mail info@bluecornerboxing or call 07847 370815.

The event will also include an auction of boxing memorabilia from the likes of Nottingham’s own Carl Froch and ex-world champion Ricky Hatton.