Category Archives: Purple Pants

MS-UK are charity partners for the Colchester Half Marathon!

Hi everyone, I am delighted to announce that MS-UK are charity partners for the Colchester Half Marathon in 2018 and 2019….delighted?,  not half! When we received the wonderful news from the Colchester Half Marathon race organisers that MS-UK had been … Continue reading

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Well done British 10k runners!

Hi everyone, I just want to say a massive well done to everyone who took part in the British 10k on Sunday 09 July in aid of MS-UK…you guys make our work possible! It was a hot day (OK, it … Continue reading

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British 10k – Back to where it all began

In this guest blog, Sue Foley talks about taking on the British 10k this Sunday and where her fundraising journey with MS-UK began… Hi everyone, I’m Sue Foley from Colchester (aka Purplepants). On Sunday 09 July, I’ll be returning to … Continue reading

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MS Awareness Week…how to donate!

Hi everyone, Last year we ran the brilliant #PurplePants campaign, and we carried out a survey afterwards to see what you thought about it. Many of you said you wish you could have donated to MS-UK during the week. MS … Continue reading

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MS Awareness Week has begun!

So, it is finally here! Hope everyone has a great week spreading awareness of multiple sclerosis… We’re celebrating all week, and you can join us! We are asking people to take selfies and to post these with our Twibbon on … Continue reading

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Purple Pants

Thank you for being brave enough to wear your #purplepants! During MS Awareness Week we asked people to spread a positive message about multiple sclerosis. Over the week you posted over 150 #purplepants selfies and helped us raise awareness of … Continue reading

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