10th August 2017
The Busby Hotel became a Fairy-Tale Castle
It was a wish come true for the children and their families, with princesses and superheroes there to welcome the children and families from the When You Wish Upon a Star charity.
The hotel had organised the event to support When You Wish Upon a Star their chosen charity, helping to create memories they can treasure for a lifetime.
The guests were treated to afternoon tea, music and dancing, games, singing and storytelling, as well as a chance to meet their favourite princesses, superheroes and cuddly cartoon characters.
The hotel had organised the event to support their chosen charity Some 29 Wish children were invited, as well as 36 of their siblings and their parents or guardians.
The kids arrived dressed for the occasion too, with everyone from Wonder Woman to Buzz Lightyear wandering the halls of the Busby Hotel.
Juliet Parry, general manager of The Busby Hotel, said: “When You Wish Upon a Star do fantastic work in supporting children and their families, and this was such a lovely event for us to organise and host.
“All the team got into the spirit of the day, which we wanted to make as memorable as we could. We’ve all been very touched by the children and their families, and if we can bring smiles to faces, we’ve done what we set out to do.”
As well as giving the youngsters some happy memories, the event raised £875 for When You Wish Upon a Star.
Judith King, from the Wish Upon a Star charity in Scotland, added: “We would like to thank Juliet Parry and her wonderful team at the Busby Hotel - Sunday was such a fantastic day for everyone.
“The aim of the day was to create and make precious magical memories, putting illnesses to one side and bringing smiles and laughter to our very brave and courageous children and their families."
"The team at The Busby Hotel have made it happen and more, and we can’t thank them enough."
"We are truly honoured that they have chosen us to support this year, the money raised from their charity fundraising will help us to continue to grant the wishes of children throughout Scotland who live with a life-threatening or terminal illness.”
The team at The Busby Hotel have made it happen and more, and we can’t thank them enough xxx