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Our PR team shares the stories of children looking for their wish to be made a reality, the amazing people pushing themselves to new limits to raise vital funds for the work we do and exciting business news.

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    Posted on 27th May 2020

    Around 1700 seriously ill children, whose wishes are on hold due to the coronavirus, have been sent surprise goody bags by the children’s charity Make-A-Wish UK and the supermarket Morrisons. Read more

    Corporate Partners


    Posted on 1st Apr 2020

    Clothing retailer Peacocks has launched a three-pronged initiative to help raise money for wishes this Mother’s Day following the success of its first partnership with Make-A-Wish® UK over Christmas. Read more

    Mother's Day



    Posted on 1st Mar 2020

    Seven-year-old Allan from Swansea has had treatment for a soft tissue tumour in his stomach. In February 2020 Make-A-Wish granted his wish to be a Police Office for the day. Read more


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    Wish Stories

    Posted on 4th Feb 2020

    Make-A-Wish is recruiting eight young people from all over the UK who have been granted a wish in the past two years, to form the first STARboard, our own Children and Young People’s Board. Read more

    Charity Ambassadors


    Wish Child

    Posted on 5th Dec 2019

    The children’s charity Make-A-Wish UK has opened its doors to cameras for the first time for a two-part television documentary about its work being broadcast on Channel 5 next week. Read more


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