Wish stories

Shealyn meets Helena Bonham Carter! (29/07/2014)

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15 year old Shealyn Magill was born with a severe heart condition. Over the last year her health has deteriorated and she has been unable to carry out her big passion - acting. Shealyn has always admired Helena Bonham Carter for the quirky characters that she plays and aspires to take on similar roles, so when we asked Shealyn what her wish would be, she chose...

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Josh's Ferrari experience! (08/07/2014)

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Josh Haygarth, from Nantwich, was diagnosed with cerebral palsy at just a few weeks old. Although he is quadriplegic and confined to a wheelchair, Josh has always dreamed of being a race car driver - so we granted his wish to have a fast...

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Robert's rhino wish! (03/07/2014)

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Six year old Robert Patterson, form Lisburn, was born with half a heart (hypoplastic left heart syndrome) and had his first heart surgery at just two days old. Robert loves animals and zoos, and has a special interest in a particular mammal - the...

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Destiny meets Jeremy Kyle! (02/07/2014)

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18 year old Destiny Boyton, from Worcester, was born with Cerebral Palsy. Destiny loves watching Jeremy Kyle because of the lively, interactive nature of the show and never misses an episode, even when in hospital - so we arranged for her to meet her...

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Liam meets Spider-Man! (18/06/2014)

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Diagnosed at just two weeks old, four year old Liam Phillips from Spalding is fighting the recurring cancer Neuroblastoma. Liam loves Spider-Man, especially when he creates 'spider webs' and hunts for the villainous Green Goblin! Liam has always wanted to join Spider-Man in a...

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Dylan plays tennis with Andy Murray! (10/06/2014)

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Eight year old Dylan Martin-Harley was diagnosed with a brain tumour when he was just seven years old. Dylan grew up with tennis and loves to play regularly at his local club in Windsor. Even though Dylan lost sight in one eye after surgery,...

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Luke flies like Superman! (03/06/2014)

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Three year old Luke Campbell was born with the congenital heart condition Tetralogy of Fallot. Sadly his heart has gone into failure and doctors are unsure how long he has left to live. Luke has always been called mummy's little superhero, or 'Super Luke',...

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Stephen's Story (23/04/2014)

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You have no doubt heard about Stephen Sutton and his amazing fundraising for charity, which is still rising! 19 year old Stephen Sutton has been living with cancer since he was 15. In January 2013, shortly after his cancer was declared incurable, Stephen started...

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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...

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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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