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March 2013

Wish Story: Chelsea and Rebecca meet Olly Murs


Chelsea and OllyTwo of our girls had another dream come true last night when they got to meet pop star Olly Murs on the Cardiff leg of his UK tour. 

Chelsea and Rebecca travelled to Cardiff’s MotorPoint Arena where they got to meet the charismatic star backstage, before taking their VIP seats in the arena to watch the show.

The girls were really excited to meet Olly, who shot to fame after appearing on the X Factor in 2009. The girls had a fantastic time with Olly and his team, as he posed for pictures with them before he went on stage.  read more

Dreams and Wishes to climb Kilimanjaro


kilimanjaroMembers of the Dreams and Wishes team have revealed plans to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, all in aid of raising money.

Charity trustee Sian Kosinski, charity ambassador and Cardiff City player Mark Hudson and Cardiff City physiotherapist Adam Rattenberry have all signed up to climb the famous mountain with the goal of raising thousands of pounds for the Dreams and Wishes children.

Following months of deciding what the next big fundraising idea would be, plans are now well underway to ensure that the team will be reaching the summit, which is over 19,000 feet above sea level, in June 2014. read more

Happy St. David’s Day!


Mason with Nathan Stephens and Mr Deputy Speaker

Dreams and Wishes celebrated St David’s Day in style once again, by bringing a touch of Wales to London, with VIP visits to the House of Commons, 10 Downing Street and the London Eye.

A number of Dreams and Wishes children and their families were accompanied by Welsh Guards in their ceremonial dress, as they visited each venue, armed with daffodils and traditional Welsh cakes for their hosts. read more