Anti-Bullying NetworkYoung People's Section

Amy


Click a number, pick a pal
Click to view! Click to view! Click to view! Click to view!
Click to view! Click to view! Click to view! Click to view!

Young People

Susie Eilidh Rory Anne-Marie
Amy Matt Nasim Ian

 

All about me

KeyI'm Amy, I'm 13 and at the moment I go to Strathmore High. It's the 8th school I've been to since I started school! My family are travellers and we move around quite a bit. My dad died last year. He used to run a fairground with my mum, but now it's just her and I help quite a bit. There are loads of others that travel with us so we all muck in. I've got 5 brothers, two younger and three older. A sister would be nice!

What I like

I love my jewellery, or my bling as mum calls it! I've got about 30 bangles, loads of rings and about 10 necklaces. Some of it is gold but I don't think it's worth that much. My mum usually buys me jewellery for my birthday but this year she bought me a top of the range mobile. My brothers all have MP3 players, but I'll stick with my phone cause it plays music too! School is alright. I don't really have any close friends as I keep moving on, so what's the point getting to know anyone?

Bullying and me

I get called all the usual names, 'gypo', 'pikey', 'scheme-y', Visit a website but I've heard them all before. It does bother me but I know I'll be leaving the school soon so just ignore it. There are a couple of girls who are jealous of my mobile. They got my number and sent me horrible texts Read a message. Someone told me they also said horrible things about me in a chat room Visit a website while I was online Read a message. The same girls tease me about my dad dying View a video. I really miss him Visit a website and it hurts when they say things like 'is your dad picking you up from school today?'. I've had a chat with an older girl at the school and she told me she was bullied as well View a video. It sort of helped.

Bullying - need advice? Bullying - more information?
Bullying - can't cope? Bullying - study help
Anti-Bullying NetworkYoung People's Section
Homepage Homepage