Now This Is a Sweet Job!

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12-year old Harry Willsher from Billericcay, Essex has just landed every kid's dream job. He has been appointed chief 'taster' for candy manufacturer Swizzles Matlow - Yes that means he (and his three siblings), will the first one(s) to taste and opine on all new candy the company is planning to introduce.

Swizzles Matlow, based in Derbyshire, England is best known for its Valentine Love Hearts, Rainbow Drops, Cola candy and a lollipop called Drumstick

In fact, it the was the last one that landed Harry his amazing gig. A big fan of the Drumstick, he wrote an online essay on the candy, which was so convincing, that he beat out 3,000 other job applicants.

His title comes with many perks. The first was a tour to the candy factory, which Harry said was like stepping into the book, 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'.

The company also gave him gift cards worth $1,000 USD, his own business cards, overalls, with his name and title embossed on them, and best of all - five large bags of candies! The big-hearted boy of course shared them with his siblings and school friends.

Needless to say, his siblings are thrilled and surpringly enough so are his parents - who say that as long as he doesn't overdo the tasting, they are totally cool with him eating the candy - Now that is what we call sweet!

sources: dailyexpress.co.uk,echo-news.co.uk

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161 Comments
  • amy_14
    amy_14Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 5:10 pm
    He probably has to go to the dentist a lot.
    • abhijay21
      abhijay21Friday, November 11, 2016 at 2:42 pm
      OmG $1,000 USD GIFT CARDS THATS A LOT!!!
      • abhijay21
        abhijay21Friday, November 11, 2016 at 2:41 pm
        I agree with the article's name
        • abhijay21
          abhijay21Friday, November 11, 2016 at 2:40 pm
          This is easy to read
          • ajg16
            ajg16Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 6:42 pm
            So awesome I would love to have that job!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
            • tiff903
              tiff903Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at 1:43 am
              I love that job! But I bet he goes to the dentist 10 times a month ;)
              • CANDY LOVER <3Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 11:28 am
                that is so cool i want to be him (or his siblings) soooooooooooooo badly!!!!!!!!!!!! :)
                • wildizy
                  wildizyWednesday, March 18, 2015 at 8:56 am
                  and he's not fat!
                  • funnycandy
                    funnycandySaturday, March 14, 2015 at 4:52 am
                    I what that job
                    • peanut630
                      peanut630Friday, March 13, 2015 at 6:21 pm
                      Whoa....how can I get that job!