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Little Hero – Lily

Eight-year-old Lily, who stars in Episode Two of Paul O’Grady’s Little Heroes, is treated at GOSH for a type of cancer called acute myeloid leukaemia. 

Here her mum, Sam, shares her story... 

Mela, Paula and family

My Race for the Kids – Mela’s story

Paula’s eight-year-old daughter, Mela, was born with Apert syndrome, a genetic disorder affecting the development of bones in the skull, face, hands and feet.

Here, Paula tells us about coming to Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) for the first time and why, every

Mum, Juliet, visits GOSH regularly with Emily and Luke.

Little heroes – Emily and Luke

Emily and her little brother Luke, who both star in Episode One of Paul O’Grady’s Little Heroes, were both born with cystic fibrosis – a life-long genetic condition where their bodies overproduce mucus that fills up their lungs and complicates other organs. They have been