MND Explained. What's motor neurone disease?
This video, in simple terms, outlines what motor neurone disease is. It's an animation that you can share with family and friends when they ask about the disease. Our mission is a world free from MND/ALS.
What is MND?
Fighting for Life. Tuesday 15th May
Horrified by the lack of care her father received at the end of his life, Helen Findlay is working hard to try to improve things for other families. Her play: fighting for life is being shown on Tuesday 15th May, at the Sue Ryder, Nettlebed Hospice. The play was written by Brian Daniels and is based on the Findlay report. Numbers are limited so to reserve a seat contact: email@example.com. For more details please see: Fighting For Life
To find out more about Helen Findlay and her father, visit: Helen Findlay play
Waitrose in Caversham supporting Newbury and Reading Branch in April
The Branch is one of the charities being supported by the Waitrose Community Matters in April. So, if you are in Caversham during April, please remember to pop in and put a blue token in the box for MNDRWB.
Rotary Club, Newbury Sponsored Walk Sunday 13th May 11.00 until 12:00
Raise funds for your own charity on Sunday 13th May 2018. Start time between 11 am and 12 pm.
Come and join in our fully marshalled and signposted charity walk raising funds for your own good cause by sponsorship. A choice of 8 and 5 mile routes@Snelsmore Country Park. Entry fee £1 on the day or just walk for fun by donating £5 to Rotary Nominated Charities. For more details visit: Newbury Rotary Walk
Nervous Wrecks Charity Race day 2nd June 2018 at Burghfield Sailing Club
Burghfield Sailing club help local charities and community groups to connect with people, fundraise online and take control of their future. They are hosting a Charity Race Day on 2nd June at Burghfield Sailing Club. To find out more please go to:Nervous Wrecks
Events being held by Lin Jenkins raising money for MND
- Sat 12th May Southcote May Fayre – Coronation Square – Washing Line Game
- Sun 13th May Burghfield May Fayre – Washing Line Game
- Mon 28th May – Yattendon Fete – Soft Toy Tombola
- Sat 7th July – Theale Village Fete – Washing Line Game
- Sun 8th July – Newbury Water Fest – Washing Line Game
- Sat 4th Aug – Earley Green Fete – sale of used tools, garden equipment etc
- Sun 12th Aug – Ollie Young Foundation Fete - Cantley Field, Wokingham – Washing Line Game
- Sat 18th Aug – Twyford Village Fete – Washing Line Game
- Sat 25th Aug – Chapel Row Fete – Washing Line Game
Markets 2nd Saturday of each month
Bradfield Market 10 till 11.30 am and Beenham Market 1.30 till 3.00 pm
Drop-Ins 15th May and 17th July 12.30 – 2.30 pm St Luke’s Church Hall, Englefield Road, Theale, Reading RG7 5AS
You are warmly invited to the Drop-in Meetings which are an opportunity for you to share experiences and thoughts; to help one another and meet with friends who understand. We would be very pleased to see you. Please feel free to bring a relative or friend - all are welcome.
9th and 10th June 2018
Exciting news, it has been announced that MND Association Reading & West Berkshire is the nominated charity for the 2018 Stoke Row Steam & Vintage Rally. This event is being held on the 9th and 10th of June 2018.The Rally will be held at Hill Bottom, Whitchurch Hill, near Reading. RG8 7PU.
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