Hayley crosses globe to sing with incurably ill 14 year old

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20 Sep 2015

A truly special day with this most beautiful girl, Deborah, and the #makeawish team with thanks to maestro Benjamin Northey & the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra. HAYLEY WESTENRA (INSTAGRAM)Hayley has flown from London to Christchurch New Zealand to make the wish of an incurably ill 14 year old girl come true.

 

North Canterbury girl Deborah Barkley was diagnosed with degenerative disease meta chromatic leukodystrophy (MLD) in December last year and there is no known cure.

 

Here is the full story from Stuff.co.nz. You can also watch their video report and see Hayley's Instagram post at the foot of this page.

Hayley Westenra flies across globe to sing with dying 14-year-old

- Stuff

 

A truly special day with this most beautiful girl, Deborah, and the #makeawish team with thanks to maestro Benjamin Northey & the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra. HAYLEY WESTENRA (INSTAGRAM)

Hayley posted an Instagram selfie as above and said :

"A truly special day with this most beautiful girl, Deborah, and the #makeawish team with thanks to maestro Benjamin Northey & the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra.


Video: Hayley Westenra & Deborah Barkley
Report by Stuff.co.NZ
(500kbps, 1m 37s)

 

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