An interview with 6 year old Michael, the winner of Traveller Movement’s Christmas card competition

You obviously are a good sketcher, what inspired you to draw this Christmas card?

Because I love Christmas.

What kind of things do you like drawing the most?

My family.

What is your favourite subject in school and why?

Maths, because we learn lots about numbers.

Do you have any hobbies? What are they?

I like to play football, I go to football club every Thursday. I like to ride my bike.

Where do you live/who with? What is your favourite thing about where you live?

I live with my mummy and my sister Ellie-May in a house, I like that we live close to my cousins.

What do you want to do when you grow up and why is that?

I want to be a dentist because I like to look after teeth, or a footballer.

Who would you like to be like when you grow up and why?

I would like to be like my grandad, I worked with him in he’s garage last summer in Ireland.

What would you like people to know about Gypsies and Travellers?

I would like people to be nice to them, everybody is the same J

What is your favourite food?

Chicken burger

What will you spend your prize voucher on? What will you buy?

Power ranger toys