A CHARITY event is being held to raise money for a hospital where a five-year-old girl is currently receiving treatment for leukaemia.

Aliza Swift, of Beaumont Avenue was diagnosed after her initial treatment for a chest and water infection at her doctors failed to clear her symptoms.

She went to Barnsley Hospital for blood tests and was diagnosed with leukaemia and transferred to Sheffield Children's Hospital where she is receiving treatment.

The Old Picture House & E6 Venue is hosting a charity event this Sunday to raise money for the Sheffield Children's Hospital.

There will be raffles, entertainers and other activities taking place from 4pm.