Day 326- Holly, 16, Kilmacolm

Holly is at school taking highers in maths, english, history, chemistry and design. She helps out at Coresford Scout, which is Scouts for people with severe disabilities and she also coaches hockey at school.


Which young Scot inspires you?
Andy Murray and William Marshall are huge inspirations as they have achieved so much and had a huge impact on our country.

What is the best thing about growing up in Scotland?
I love the setting where I live as it’s calm and peaceful and the weather isn’t too bad.

What would you most like people from older generations to know about young people?
I would like them to know that the creativity and ambition each individual has shows how the younger generation will have a big impact in the world.

What is your biggest achievement to date?
I represented South West of Scotland for hockey at u14, u16 and u18 level and have had a trial for Scotland.

What would you most like to achieve in the future?
I would like to achieve a healthy lifestyle and try to impact the world in some way. I would want to achieve something with design.

What message would you like to give to other young people in Scotland?
Everyone has the right to be here and we should all aim to reach our full potential.

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