Wish stories

Isabelle visits the set of Hollyoaks! (17/04/2014)

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11 year old Isabelle Critchlow is living with Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP) - a bleeding disorder where blood does not clot properly. Isabelle spent months in hospital, but whilst she was there she never missed an episode of her favourite soap, Hollyoaks! When Make-A-Wish asked what her wish would be, she chose to visit the Hollyoaks set! Isabelle's ITP became very serious in February 2013 when she suffered...

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A superhero experience for Joshua! (14/04/2014)

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Five year old Joshua Flynn is mad about superheroes! He especially loves Iron Man, as he is an inventor and made his own robot suit - Joshua aspires to be an inventor when he grows up and wants to "make good robots to...

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Connie's firework party! (03/04/2014)

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11 year old Connie Thorne was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia in September 2011 and has been extremely grateful to friends and family who continually supported her during a very difficult time. So when Make-A-Wish asked what her wish would be, Connie decided she wanted...

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Formula 1 inspired wish for Daniel! (21/03/2014)

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13 year old Daniel Nabhani, from Yeovil, was diagnosed with Ewing's Sarcoma (a rare bone cancer) in September 2012. He loves Formula 1, fast cars and Top Gear, and aspires to be an F1 driver - and thanks to Make-A-Wish, Daniel enjoyed a fast...

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Dream bedroom makeover for Sheffield United fan! (13/03/2014)

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Seven year old Max Davies, from Sheffield, was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma in February 2013. Max is football mad and loves watching his favourite team Sheffield United - so when Make-A-Wish asked what his wish would be, he chose to have a Sheffield United...

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Oliver hits the slopes! (11/03/2014)

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Ten year old Oliver Baylis, from Horsham, was diagnosed with Kostmann Syndrome (bone marrow disorder) as a baby and developed leukaemia when he was just seven years old. He loves skiing and as his condition worsened he held on to happy memories of skiing...

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Ant and Dec make wishes come true! (10/03/2014)

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TV duo Ant and Dec made not one, not two, but three wishes come true when they met three young fans behind the scenes of Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway at the weekend! The boys were whisked to the studios in London...

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Eve becomes first child to swim at Olympic Pool since 2012 Games! (05/03/2014)

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Nine year old Eve Naylor, from Driffield, East Yorkshire, was diagnosed with Hodgkin's Lymphoma at Christmas 2012, around the same time she started swimming. Thanks to Make-A-Wish, Eve became the first child to swim in the Olympic pool since the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic...

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Scott meets the Welsh rugby team! (26/02/2014)

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16 year old Scott Abbruzzese, from Treharris, Mid Glamorgan, was diagnosed with Osteosarcoma (bone cancer) in September 2012. Scott loves rugby and is even named after ex Wales international and Make-A-Wish Ambassador Scott Quinnell - and thanks to Make-A-Wish, Scott met his heroes, the...

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Samuel Eto'o grants young fan's wish! (24/01/2014)

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Ten year old Nathan Thomas is a big football fan and loves watching his all-time favourite player, Samuel Eto'o - and yesterday, Nathan got to meet his football hero at the Chelsea Foundation! Nathan, from Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, arrived by limousine to the Chelsea training ground....

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