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Millionaire joins fight against knife crime

PUBLISHED: 17:54 30 June 2008 | UPDATED: 10:49 11 August 2010

Millionaire Emma Harrison, who helped out a Dagenham pensioner in TV s The Secret Millionaire is helping to find the battle against knife crime. The entrepreneur is set to give £100,000 to Through Unity, an organisation which works toward cutting knife

Millionaire Emma Harrison, who helped out a Dagenham pensioner in TV's "The Secret Millionaire" is helping to find the battle against knife crime.

The entrepreneur is set to give £100,000 to Through Unity, an organisation which works toward cutting knife and gun crime.

Mrs Harrison swapped her mansion for a flat during the channel 4 show and donated £30,000 to Crossroads as well as making smaller contributions to borough heroes. Win Chapman and Joanie Hallel.


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