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Five Go to Florida


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They would be away for less than a week but it would be unforgettable. Kerry and Peter [text removed] ,
Denise [text removed] , Adrian [text removed] and Lee [text removed] were just five of the 286 children to be seen off at Heathrow Airport by HRH The Princess of Wales - on their way to Florida and all the fun of Walt Disney World.
For many of the children, it s a dream come true. A charity has taken more than a year to raise the money and plan the trip. The young holiday-makers have one thing in common. Almost all of them are very seriously ill. For some, it may be the last holiday of their lives....
Narrated by Phillip Schofield. Producer JULIA MCLAREN


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Producer: Julia McLaren

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