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Becky's dancing debut in Top Hat

Dancing debut for Top Hat star Becky

Becky has always dreamed of performing on a West End stage and, with the help of Starlight Ambassador Tom Chambers, the charity granted Becky’s dearest wish in style! Tom was starring in hit musical Top Hat at The Aldwych Theatre and with the help of the Top Hat team, Becky was invited to dance and sing with the whole cast and to do a special number with Tom. The evening was a dream come true for Becky and she brought the house down with her dazzling performance!

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Heather and William Stobart

Starlight grants Heather’s ‘Steady Eddie’ Stobart wish

Heather’s absolute passion is the amazing world of Stobart! Her wish was to meet William Stobart, who is Chief Operating Officer of Stobart Group and the third son of the company’s great namesake, Eddie Stobart! Not only did Heather get to meet her hero, but she also had a once-in-a-lifetime visit to The Glasshouse depot in Crick and there were lots of Stobart-themed surprises in store for her!

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Meeting Sleeping Beauty

Rosie’s Disney Disney Princess wish comes true

Rosie loves dressing up as a princess and wearing her sparkly tiara and she has always dreamed of meeting the princesses in Disneyland. Starlight organised for Rosie’s dream to come true in style – she even got to have lunch with her favourite princess, Sleeping Beauty!

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Elizabeth with Billy Bear

Elizabeth has a ball with Billy Bear at Butlins

Elizabeth decided that her dream would be to spend Christmas with her favourite character, Billy Bear, at his home, Butlins! Starlight organised the trip, which was a very special treat after everything that she and her family have been through. The highlight for Elizabeth was getting to have lots of cuddles from Billy Bear himself!

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