Cameron’s wish comes true – Ehlers Danlos Syndrome

carAn eight-year-old Eastbourne boy’s dream of driving a Lamborghini has come true thanks to the Starlight Children’s Foundation.

Cameron Jones suffers from a complex form of the genetic disorder called Ehlers Danlos Syndrome, where collagen fails to form properly in the body that affects the skin, ligaments, and internal organs.

Despite spending a lot of time in hospital for treatment, physiotherapy and investigations, Cameron has developed a keen interest in fast cars and bikes, fuelled by a neighbour who has an old Harley Davidson.

When Cameron’s grandmother heard about Starlight and knowing how much Cameron had been through, she decided to put him forward for a wish.

Once Cameron knew he was eligible for a wish it didn’t take long for the fast car enthusiast to choose a ride in a very fast car like a Lamborghini.

Cameron’s Starlight wish was granted during the school summer holidays when he and his family travelled up to London the night before to spend the evening at the Park Plaza Hotel.

Read More: Eastbourne Herald


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