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Weʼre raising £250 to send Polly on a trip to visit relatives in Europe after her GCSEs. She loves languages but hasn't had much chance to travel.


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Polly loves language and other cultures. She longs to travel but hasn't had much opportunity as we haven't been able to fund it for her. She's been so good about this but clearly dreams about trips abroad, and now we'd like to give her a really special trip to mark the end of her time at school. We're looking for donations to fund the flights and train journeys, as she will be staying with relatives at each destination.

Polly spends lots of time learning languages and wants to study them at university. This trip would give her the perfect opportunity to try out speaking European languages including French, at which she is becoming quite proficient. She's also learning Spanish, German, Dutch, Italian, Japanese, Greek, Turkish, Gaelic, Arabic and on and on!

Year 11 hasn't been easy for Polly, who has suffered from stress and illness on top of living with coeliac disease. A trip to Europe with her big sister Jenni would be something very special. She's very keen to meet her relatives in Alsace, visit her brother in Germany or Finland and go further afield if possible. The sky's the limit and we'd love her to see that this summer.

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    • Steven Dontenville

      Steven Dontenville

      Mar 25, 2018

      Happy Birthday to Polly!


    • Jenni Dontenville

      Jenni Dontenville

      Mar 23, 2018

      Happy Birthday Polly! Hope you're looking forward to the traveling! xx


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    I'm Polly's mum and biggest fan, and would like her to have the one thing I know means the most to her at the moment.

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