She wants protection now she's single

Jennifer Ellison is considering hiring a minder following her break-up with Tony Richardson.

The actress claims the businessman, 28, attacked her with a bottle during their six-year relationship.

And Jen’s already got her eye on a burly hunk called Neil.

‘Jennifer and her mum are reviewing all of her security,’ a source tells the Daily Star.

‘Naturally that includes someone being with her when she is out and about.