Little Izzy needs £80,000 for a life-changing operation

The parents of an inspirational five-year-old have set themselves a target of raising £80,000 to fund a life-changing operation for their disabled daughter.

Izzy Pearce, from St Columb Major, has been bravely battling the effects of cerebral palsy spastic diplegia since she was born.

The incurable condition affects the muscles in her legs, making it impossible for her to walk or even stand unaided.

Izzy is an identical twin to sister Gabby, and her parents Ursula and Mike describe her as “a bright, happy, cheeky five-year-old girl, who loves to sing and dance.”

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