Ellie Simmonds wins £25,000 for charity on gameshow

Ellie Simmonds won £25,000 for charity on the ITV1 gameshow Who Wants To Be A Millionaire Credit: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Walsall's Ellie Simmonds won £25,000 for charity on Who Wants To Be A Celebrity Millionaire last night on ITV1.

The poster girl of the Paralympics teamed up with musical theatre star Michael Ball, getting to the £50,000 mark.

Ellie's half of the money will go to the Dwarf Sports Association, which works to help people with restricted growth access sporting activities.