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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.

A North Lincolnshire Child has a wonderful Weekend Trip In London

A North Lincolnshire Child has a wonderful Weekend Trip In London

A wish was received from a special child aged 7 from North Lincolnshire to visit London and see a show.

Adam defeats Darth Vader

Adam defeats Darth Vader

When a Wish came in from Adam of Bicester to fight Darth Vader at Hollywood Studios we contacted Disney who came to our rescue, “Help You I Can, Yes” (Yoda Quote).

VIP Luxury Car Treat

VIP Luxury Car Treat

On Sunday 22nd May, 2 Wish children, Kieron and Cory were invited as VIP’s to the Luxury Car Show @ Goosedale Event Centre, Nottingham thanks to The Sporting Bears Organisation.

Zack’s Wish Break to Center Parcs

Zack’s Wish Break to Center Parcs

Zack became very poorly with Cancer in February of this year and has since started Chemotherapy treatment.

West Life Wow Donna and Asha

West Life Wow Donna and Asha

They were given the VIP treatment and taken to see Westlife perform at the Capital FM Arena on their Gravity Tour.

Ruaridh’s Disney Delight

Ruaridh’s Disney Delight

On the 3rd March 2011, 7 year old Ruaridh from Hamilton, Scotland, was woken with the exciting news that he was being taken to Euro Disney, Paris for the opening of Toy Story Playland.

Corporal Jack Clayton gets his stripes!

Corporal Jack Clayton gets his stripes!

On Tuesday 5th April 2011, Corporal Jack Clayton (6yrs old)was presented with his Sergeant’s Stripes by Corporal Brian Johnson on behalf of Captain John Pascoe AGC, MPGS of Chetwynd Barracks, Nottingham.

Liam’s Florida Wish Comes True

Liam’s Florida Wish Comes True

Hello my name is Liam and I suffer from Cystic Fibrosis which affects my lungs and my digestive system.

Jack Meets Fred the Red on a VIP Day to Remember

Jack Meets Fred the Red on a VIP Day to Remember

The day began at 8am when the excited family travelled in luxury, care of Little’s Chauffeur Drive, all the way from Edinburgh to Manchester to watch Manchester United v West Bromwich Albion.

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.