Magical Millie got her wish fulfilled last week when she was welcomed by all the princesses at Disneyland.

Millie Brown, 5, of Ronald Road, Halstead, was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumour in April and was given only a year to live.

Inspired by her story, the community rallied together to hold a whole host of fundraising activities and have raised more than £25,000 to send her to Disneyland Paris for four days, having returned on Saturday.

Her mum, Lisa Stock, said: “We had a lovely time. It was amazing."



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