Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Mason, 11, at his home where he lives with his guardian Rachael. He is exceptionally bright. He can recite the whole periodic table in one go. He loves science and art and spends hours on science kits and drawing imaginary figures inspired by science.
His mother died in December 2017 very shortly after being diagnosed with cancer. It was then that his weight began to get out of control. Rachael takes him to sessions at Shine, a community based company aiming to help obese young people aged 10 - 17 to lose weight and increase confidence and self-esteem. (A longer text is available on request)