Ollie gives Prince Harry a Hug at WellChild awards

Ollie received an award at the WellChild awards at the Dorchester in London. News of his heart-warming hug has literally taken the world media by storm.

Despite the sheer effort it takes, when he came face-to-face with Prince Harry, Ollie managed to get to his feet to fling his arms around him in a heart-warming embrace.


Photographs and footage of this moment have been shown on news and in papers from Greece all the way to Australia, showing just how much one brave little boy and a Prince can do to raise awarness of Battens disease.

News of Ollie and his hug with Prince Harry even made it to Australia’s Chanel 7 news.

Watch the film that was shown during the WellChild awards (below)

The room was silent when this film was shown at the awards, but afterwards there was

Read about Ollie at the Well Child awards in these articles:

BBC News

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