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Donor campaign group who convinced Gareth Bale to put pants on his head, switch attention to Bucks girl

A little girl from Buckinghamshire, desperately in need of a bone marrow transplant, is being helped by a family from Wales who successfully found their daughter a donor.

Six-year-old Emma Whittaker from Pitstone near Leighton Buzzard has a rare blood condition. Her parents were contacted by helphollie.com- a group from Wales.

Hollie Clarke has now found a donor. Credit: ITV Wales

They successfully found their 8-year-old daughter Hollie Clarke a donor, after a number of celebrities backed their social media campaign by posting pictures with pants on their heads using the #pantsonyourhead hashtag.

Just some of the celebrities who backed Hollie's campaign

Emma's mother Rachelle says that she's "touched" that the helphollie.com group have now switched their attention to helping her daughter.

"They explained that they wanted to help and I was so touched by that, especially with the fact that Hollie's now going through transplant.

While they've got all that going on in their family they're still offering to help us which I just think's amazing, because it's just so touching"

– Rachelle Emberton, Emma's mother

Click below to watch a report from ITV News Anglia's Olivia Paterson