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Make-A-Wish UK blog

Welcome to Make-A-Wish UK's blog! Find out about our latest life-changing wishes, amazing fundraisers and ways you can get involved in our blog posts below! 

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When pylon-obsessed seven year old Felix from North London turned to us for his ultimate wish – to transform into Electroman – it was a tall order.

Felix wanted to spend a day having an adventure as a superhero, and have the day filmed and made into a comic strip.

Electroman and Sparkgirl

That adventure involved a helicopter, a supercar, a power company, an airport, a passenger plane, specific costumes and boots, a pylon-shaped birthday cake as well as a limousine, boiler suits, a film crew, and editing.

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Travelling with children can seem like a daunting task. But don't worry – we’ve put together 8 helpful tips to make travelling as stress (and mess!) free as possible.

Whether you’re having a staycation or jetting off abroad, these will make your trip fun for everyone.

Family Life photo: father and son on beach, backs to camera

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1. Amelia, wish child

"Nothing is impossible"

Nine year old Amelia Lee was born with Tetralogy of Fallot, a serious heart condition. Her wish to be a zookeeper for a day has given her new confidence and a positive outlook - way to go Amelia!

Wish child Amelia