Monthly Archives: December 2016

Wishing you seasons greetings!

Hi everyone, Whether you are rustling presents under the Christmas tree or lighting the menorah for Hanukkah, we wish you the very best seasons greetings this December! Please note, MS-UK will be closed from 1pm on 23 December until Tuesday 03 January … Continue reading

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Lauren’s skydive for MS-UK

Firstly, I just want to say that I could not have done my tandem jump without Mark, who organised it for me and of course everyone at Josephs Court who sponsored me! I managed to raise £523!! I had a … Continue reading

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Racing for Noel…

Hi everyone, This week, Rick Shortle got in touch with us to let us know about his mission to support his friend Noel Wilson, who has MS, in his efforts to raise funds at motor sport events. Noel and Rick have … Continue reading

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Social group festive lunch

Hi everyone, it’s Mike (aka Hunk of the Month), reporting from the Marks Tey Hotel in Colchester with the latest news from MS-UK Josephs Court. It was the social group’s festive lunch on Wednesday 07 December, it was totally amazing … Continue reading

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Why do clients come to Josephs Court?

Hi everyone, In 2016, we have had some very talented volunteers at MS-UK supporting the work of the marketing team. One of them has been Daniel Joplin. Dan is a keen photographer and loves to make his own films, so what … Continue reading

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2016 bag pack done!!!

Over the weekend of Saturday 10 – 11 December a group of willing volunteers all made their way to the local Marks and Spencer store to help the customers pack their shopping bags! We all had a fantastic time and … Continue reading

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Fundraiser of the month: Matt Pegg

Fundraiser of the month, Matt Pegg, tells MS-UK about his experiences riding the ‘London to Brighton’… My choice of the MS-UK charity was very close to my heart. My wife Tracie was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis 11 years ago and we have … Continue reading

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