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Wish Stories

When You Wish Upon a Star have been granting Wishes for over 25 years to some very brave and courageous children who live with a life threatening Illness.

Peppa Pig Wish for Megan

Peppa Pig Wish for Megan

Megan is a beautiful 2yr old little girl from Lutterworth in Leicestershire, whose wish was to meet her favourite cartoon character Peppa Pig.

Peppa Pig Makes Alex's Wish Come True

Peppa Pig Makes Alex's Wish Come True

An urgent request was received to fulfill Alex's Wish before further treatment commenced.

Birthday Wish Surprise

Birthday Wish Surprise

Jade had a 12th Birthday to remember when all her relatives turned up to do a photo shoot with her.

Blessed by Pope Benedict XVI

Blessed by Pope Benedict XVI

Delightful Ronaldas, who is 9 years old, had a Wish. His Wish was to visit Rome with his family and see the Pope.

Wish Bear's Surprise Visit

Wish Bear's Surprise Visit

8 year old Melissa, was sitting quietly listening in the school assembly when Wish Bear made her surprise visit to grant Melissa's Wish to visit Euro Disney Paris with her family.

Brooke's Princess Wish in Disney

Brooke's Princess Wish in Disney

Wish Bear surprised Brooke in her assembly and granted her Wish to meet the Princesses in Disney

Shayne's Flight to Remember

Shayne's Flight to Remember

A very excited Shayne, 5yrs old, was highly delighted when a Hummer arrived at his house to take him to Coventry Airport for his helicopter ride.

Lexi’s Wish with Ant & Dec at Britain’s Got Talent Studios

Lexi’s Wish with Ant & Dec at Britain’s Got Talent Studios

A very excited Lexi along with her mum were picked up from their Accrington home in celebrity style and chauffeur driven to the Hilton Hotel in Wembley, picking up the Wish Fairy and guests along the way..

Erin's Magical Long Weekend at Disneyland Paris

Erin's Magical Long Weekend at Disneyland Paris

On the 11th May a very excited family boarded Eurostar to Paris!

Christopher’s Gadget Show Wish

Christopher’s Gadget Show Wish

In October 2011 the Scotland regional office received a very touching letter from a teacher who had wrote in hope that we would be able to grant a Wish for a very brave and charming young boy at her school.

We are able to grant the Wishes of hundreds of sick children and their families every year through community fundraising, corporate fundraising and donations.

Our fundraisers work tirelessly to arrange events and to enable Wishes. You can help our fundraisers by volunteering or organising an event.