Category Archives: Do your own thing

The Queensferry Crossing

In this guest blog Ann Rice tells of her and her husbands walk over the Queensferry Crossing bridge in aid of MS-UK… Hi everyone, On 03 September, my husband and I walked across the new Queensferry bridge over the river Forth. This … Continue reading

Posted in Charity, Chronic illness, Diagnosis, disability, Do your own thing, family and MS, Fundraising, Guest blog, Helpline, MS, MS-UK, Multiple Sclerosis, Uncategorized, Walking, Website | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Watch Jill’s curry video!

Hi everyone, National Curry Week is coming up next month (from 09 October) and we’re already feeling spicy here at the MS-UK! I couldn’t resist getting a head start…check out my short video for my curry recipe. If you’d like … Continue reading

Posted in blogging, Charity, Do your own thing, Fundraising, MS, MS-UK, Multiple Sclerosis, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fundraiser of the month: Mel’s story!

Our fundraiser of the month for August is Mel Foyle. She got in touch with us in April to tell us about a fundraising day that she was planning with raffles, games for the kids and food and drink. The … Continue reading

Posted in cake, Charity, Do your own thing, Donations, family and MS, Fundraiser of the month, Fundraising, Guest blog, Love, MS, MS-UK, Multiple Sclerosis, supporters, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bank holiday – garden party time!

Want something to do on the bank holiday weekend? Hold a garden party for MS-UK! So the August 28 bank holiday is coming up and we had a little brainstorm about how you, our lovely supporters, could use the break … Continue reading

Posted in Bank Holidays, Do your own thing, Donations, Fundraising, Garden Party, MS, MS-UK, Multiple Sclerosis, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Colchester M&S choose MS-UK as charity of the year!

MS-UK were over the moon to receive a phone call back in March from Marks & Spencer Colchester saying that we had been selected as their charity of the year for 2017/18. Each year the store raises approximately £4,000 for … Continue reading

Posted in Bag packing, Charity, Charity of the year, Colchester, Cycling, Do your own thing, Essex, Fundraising, Marks and Spencer, MS, MS-UK, Multiple Sclerosis, Uncategorized, Volunteering | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Well done RideLondon-ers!

Hello everyone, Yesterday (Sunday 30 July) we cheered our hearts out to support the dedicated cyclists who pedalled 100 miles for the Prudential RideLondon, and it was an amazing afternoon! You can check out the photos on Facebook now! Huge … Continue reading

Posted in Charity, Cycling, Do your own thing, family and MS, Fundraising, London, Mini Myles, MS, MS-UK, Multiple Sclerosis, Myles the bear, Prudential Ride London, RideLondon, Uncategorized, Volunteering | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Summer Ball is here!

Hi everyone, Well, the evening is nearly upon us…tonight we will be celebrating at our annual Summer Ball! For the fifth year, some hundred people will gather in the heart of Constable Country to enjoy an elegant evening of fine … Continue reading

Posted in Charity, Do your own thing, Donations, Essex, family and MS, Fundraising, MS, MS-UK, Multiple Sclerosis, Music, Summer, Summer Ball, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment