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What do you want in 2011?


Its the end of 2010, what will the coming year hold for you?

Has 2010 been a good year? Or are you glad it is over?

Do you have any New Year's resolutions? What are your hopes and dreams for the coming year?

Maybe you are going to do more chores around the house?

Or make an extra effort to work hard at school?

Whatever it is, we want to know!

Your comments

"I'm glad 2010 is over. In 2011 I want to have fun with my best friends Emily and Paige."

Jessica, 13, London, England

"I hope I see more NR news reports!"

George, 11, Wiltshire, England

"I want a dog."

Joseph, 9, Manchester, England

"2010 has been a great year. I have funny friends that got me through it!"

Madison, 10, Birmingham, England

"In 2011 our little sister needs to get a place at our school, like our big sister and us."

Harriet and Jessica, 6 and 8, Reading, England

"I am quite glad 2010 is over because my grandma and granddad died last year. I hope 2011 will be a better year for my family and me."

Izzy, 11, North Yorkshire, England

"In 2011 I hope to do well in school in my GCSE in science."

Sophie, 14, Wirral, England

"I want to get good grades in school, especially in maths."

Faisa, 12, London, England

"2011 is a big year for my family and me, but all I really hope for is that everyone has an amazing one! I also want to stay close with my best friend and meet one of my favourite actors!"

Lauren, 12, Wokingham, England

"I hope for the end of wars, for all ChildLine users to be happy and for my best friend to come back. I would also love for our school to recover from the flood."

Alanis, 10, Staffordshire, England

"I hope to go to my most wanted high school EVER!"

Hul, 11, Essex, England

"I want to pass my SATs and get good marks."

Sammy, 11, Manchester, England

"There are always problems, but I want people to respect each other more, even if they are different and are 'enemies'. I want an end to petty pointless bullying."

Cate, 13, West Sussex, England

"To do well in my SATs and work hard in school."

Mehmet, 10, London, England

"I want to meet JLS!"

Sara, 12, Birmingham, England

"I want to learn how to play the sax and I want to get fitter. C'mon 2011 I'm ready!"

Mia, 11, Bolton, England

"I want to keep my whole family happy and safe."

Fatiha, 9, Birmingham, England

"My New Year's resolution is to be able to play a certain piece on the piano."

Mia, 10, Glasgow, Scotland

"I want to be happier and to persevere when I cannot do something. I also want to be more positive!"

Annabelle, 9, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

"I hope that I will get top grades in everything and go to set 1 for Science, Maths and English."

Princess, 12, Manchester, England

"I hope my mum will finally let me have a pony! Hope everyone is having a great New Year, let's see what the year has to offer!"

Georgia, 10, Walsall, England

"I'd really like for me and my family to go to New York!"

Lucy Kate, 11, Essex, England

"This year I am hoping to become a platinum member on MileyWorld, to get hold of the new Miley Cyrus album on the first day it comes out, to go to her concert and lastly to meet the one and only Miley Cyrus!"

Rebecca, 12, Lancashire, England

"I hope my birthday is great because it is the same day as Prince William's wedding (29 April)!"

Megan, 9, England

"I hope that I will pass my 11+ exams."

Morgan, 10, Nottinghamshire, England

"I am going to meet One Direction aaahh!"

Aisha, 11, London, England

"I want great results in my GCSEs - I'm just about to start."

Amelia, 14, UK

"I hope to be better at being good in the New Year."

Brogan, 10, Newcastle, England

"I hope I achieve good grades and work hard."

Sarah, 12, Kent, England

"I wish to get 5555 in my SATs or 5444, that's what I really want!"

Muna, 10, London, England

"I want to get the level I want in English! I love 2011!"

Ria, 11, Luton, England

"I hope to be more organised (I'll try but I don't think I will!)"

Alice, 13, Warwickshire, England

"I have had a brilliant year and I'm sure this year will be better then ever! I hope everyone got what they wanted for Christmas! I think Ricky, Hayley, Ore, Leah and of course not forgetting Sonali, have done a brilliant job this year - keep up the great work guys!!"

Charlotte, 10, Buckinghamshire, England

"I am looking forward to starting school, being with my friends and just being active."

Anujin, 11, Buckinghamshire, England

"For 2011 I want my life back the way it was!"

Humera, 12, Bristol, England

"I want to meet My Chemical Romance at their gig in February! And I want everyone in Haiti to get their lives back on track."

Katie, 11, North Lanarkshire, Scotland

"I want my family to be happy."

Reanna, 11, Kent, England

"I really want to become a singer and meet Justin Bieber and talk to him."

Lola, 12, Woking, Surrey, England

"I hope I get 4 A's in all my subjects in the SATs in May."

Megan, 10, Middlesex, England

"Hello 2011!"

Erin, 9, Ayrshire, Scotland

"This year is very big because I'm learning the guitar."

Jordan, 9, Derbyshire, England

"I will help my mum more."

Aaron, 7, Derbyshire, England

"I wish that I could ride my friend's horse!"

Mia, 9, Derbyshire, England

"I wish that my friends and family have a good 2011 and to keep fit."

Beth, 8, West Yorkshire, England

"To start horse riding!"

Macy, 9, Derbyshire, England

"To have ice-skating lessons on the week of my birthday!"

Katherine, 7, Derbyshire, England

"2010 wasn't the best year for me. I hope in 2011 I learn who my true friends are."

Lauren, 14, West Sussex, England

"I want to learn how to play the drums!"

Milo, 11, Warwickshire, England

"I want to go to my dream high school!"

Shahbaz, 10, Manchester, England

"I hope to pass my exams this year!"

Lucy, 11, Essex, England

"I'd love to get really smart and get top grades at school!"

Elissa, 13, London, England

"My resolution for 2011 is for there to be peace in the Ivory Coast and more respect for my math teacher!"

Kenza, 11, London, England

"I hope that the coalition call an election and Labour win, or maybe the Green Party!"

Charlie, 14, Kent, England

"I hope to finish year 7 well!"

Eve, 11, Barnsley, England

"I really hope that everyone wanting to pass the 11+ at my school does really well!"

Isobel, 11, London, England

"I hope that everyone starting secondary school in September enjoys it! I started last September and it's great!"

Katie, 11, London, England

"We really want all the wars in the whole world to END and all of our troops to come home."

Laura and Olivia, 9 & 10, Yorkshire, England

"This year I'm training to pass the 11+ and go to grammar school!"

Samantha, 10, Buckinghamshire, England

"I hope this year is filled with happiness!"

Nicole, 10, Oxford, England

"I want the best exam scores I can achieve!"

Emily, 10, Sunderland, England

"I want to be more positive and more happy!"

Tia, 13, England

"I want to meet JLS in 2011!"

Alana, 13, Cheshire, England

"I love 2011!"

Loza, 14, Newcastle, England

"2010 was a great year for me! I hope I will have a good time at secondary school when I start in August. I want it to be a magical year!"

Cara, 11, UK

"Peace on earth and an end to war in 2011."

Emma, 11, Rome, Italy

"I wish for One Direction to be BIGGER than Justin Bieber!"

Ashley, 12, Renfrewshire, Scotland

"I really want to see my friend who moved schools."

Emily, 11, Leeds, England

"I would love to get into my dream school and become a clever clogs!"

Megan, 10, Derby, England

"For me to be on TV!"

Vinoojan, 6, London, England

"I hope that we'll have a really long, hot summer this year because it's about time we had one!"

Jessica, 13, Blackburn, England

"I'm hoping to do well in my SATs and fit in into my new college in September."

Rebecca, 11, Cambridgeshire, England

"My new year's resolution is to treat my family with lots more respect so that we can have a happy family."

Sapphire, 10, Durban, South Africa

"I hope that things get better for kids in Haiti, and that I get fit!"

Clare, 13, Geneva, Switzerland

"I want to have no school at all!"

Sarah, 12, London, England

"I hope that this year I will save my money instead of spending it on little things so that I can get the big things that I would like!"

Chloe, 13, Bridgend, Wales

"2011 is a big year for me. My dream is to pass my 11+ exam and get into my chosen school. I'm so excited about the exam as it's only two days away!"

Asma, 10, Surrey, England

"I am hoping to have the best 13th birthday ever!"

Shannon, 12, Milton Keynes, England

"I am going to wish for the best for my friends and my family."

Catherine, 10, North Yorkshire, England

"I feel OK about 2010 being gone! I would like to try more food in 2011!!"

Rebecca, 9, Co. Antrim, N. Ireland

"I might get my feet dancing at school, there might be a disco!"

Angely, 8, London, England

"My new year's resolution is to work harder at school."

Holly, 14, Worcestershire, England

"Lots of fireworks and lots of cuddles!"

Nina, 6, Bridgend, Wales

"In 2011, I hope to pass my GCSEs!"

Mica, 14, London, England

"To pass all my exams and make the right choices at school!"

Emma, 12, England

"I really really really really want to meet my favourite actors: Matt Smith, Karen Gillan and Arthur Darvill. I also want to go to a good school!!"

Maria, 10, London, England

"I want to get to a 5C instead of a 4C in my maths."

Jenna, 10, Sunderland, England

"Hope I have a good year!"

Ayshia, 12, Bradford, England

"My wish for 2011 is to start ice skating lessons."

Katie, 11, Blackpool, England

"I hope my brother passes his exam so he can go to Eton. I hope I will go to my dream private school."

Ailsa, 13, London, England

"My new year's resolution is to make new friends at high school when I start in September because I will be losing a lot of my old friends."

Matt, 11, London, England

"I want to get good grades so that I can see The Wanted on tour in April!"

Nivetha, 13, London, England

"I would like to do well in my music exam and get better at swimming!"

Rachel, 10, Powys, Wales

"There are lots of things that I would like to do, but most of all, I hope that the fees at my dancing school don't go up so that I can continue dancing!"

Hannah, 13, London, England

"My new years resolution is to work harder in school and save money up for stuff I really want!"

Adam, 11, Kent, England

"My new years resolution is to keep fit!"

Elliot, 9, Sussex, England

"This year is very big for me as I have got my piano exams and I am moving up to academy level!"

Grace, 11, London, England

"I hope that in 2011 I can join a new swimming club!"

Lauren, 11, Preston, England

"My new years resolution is to try harder at maths!"

Hannah, 9, Midlands, England

"I hope that I get a puppy for my birthday in June!"

Kelly, 13, California, USA

"I really really want to pass my high school entrance exams so I can go to my dream school!"

Pinkie, 11, Lancashire, England

"I would like to pass my grade 2 music exam!"

Corrie, 10, Wales

"I hope that peace will come to the rest of the world."

Hannah, 13, Netherlands

"I'm hoping to eat less sweets!"

Nimrah, 12, Bedfordshire, England

"I hope I get an Xbox Kinect for my birthday in May 2011!"

Jay, 8, West Lothian, Scotland

"My New Year's resolution is to eat less chocolate and crisps."

Zoe, 11, Leeds, England

"I started high school in September and it is going well. I hope this continues into 2011!"

Ross, 11, Hampshire, England

"I think 2010 was a pretty good year! I did a lot of funny things and I met some really nice people. I have a lot of New Year's resolutions but many of them will never be done before 2012!"

Catherine, 14, Antwerp, Belgium

"I have had a good year because I got a puppy. Hope everyone has a wicked 2011!"

Shannon, 12, Liverpool, England

"My New Year's resolution is to exercise more often."

Emily, 10, Wolverhampton, England

"My New Year's resolution is to do more chores around the house."

Sophie, 9, Cheshire, England

"My New Year's resolution is to not eat as much chocolate because I am fat!"

Erica, 9, Doncaster, England

"My New Year's resolution is to work harder at school."

Olivia, 13, London, England

"My New Year's resolution is to stop biting my nails."

Tara, 11, East Sussex, England

"My New Year's resolution is to be nicer to my little brother!"

Katie, 11, Luton, England

"2010 has been a very eventful year for me- my parents divorced, I moved house and my friend went to live in America. Hopefully 2011 will be a better year!"

Eleanor, 14, Kent, England

"I want a Wii, an Xbox 360, a PS3, an iPad, an iPhone 4, a Macbook and a DSi XL for Christmas 2011!"

Davie, 8, Dorset, England

"I want it to be quite hot this summer and I want people to cut down their carbon footprints!"

Rama, 10, London, England

"My New Year's resolution is to spend more time on homework, rather than playing football!"

Patrick, 14, London, England

"I'm hoping to pass my 11+ exams and get into my dream school."

Aliya, 10, London, England

"Well, 2011 is a big year for me. In January, I am sitting my 11+ exams and then in September I am going to secondary school. In 2011 it would be nice to have a little break from all the revision and get into the school of my choice."

Imaan, 10, London, England

"I want the student fees to drop down so that I can go to uni and have a good education."

Rebecca, 10, Slough, England

"I hope that lots of people' wishes come true. That's what I want in 2011."

Amber, 11, Somerset, England

"Well, I liked 2010 because it was really special. It was my first year in high school and I got to make new friends, but there were pretty nasty times too."

Audrey, 11, Leicestershire, England