Category Archives: supporters

Guest blog: Less than sixteen weeks to the London Marathon!

Wes Javis tells of his fundraising efforts to boost his Virgin Money London Marathon total for MS-UK and offers some tips on getting those all important funds… Less than sixteen weeks to go! That was the somewhat terrifying realisation that came … Continue reading

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A big thank you to Colchester Marks & Spencer!

Way back in August 2017 we published a blog all about Colchester Marks & Spencer announcing that MS-UK was their charity of the year, so we wanted to update you! Colchester Marks & Spencer ended the year with a great … Continue reading

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New year, new you?

Hi everyone, It’s that time of year again when the resolutions begin piling up and before you know it you have given up chocolate! Well, we don’t want to ask you to do something as drastic as that, but we … Continue reading

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We’re celebrating #givingtuesday!

Hi everyone, Today’s the day to do good stuff for charity! Every year businesses and charities support the #givingtuesday campaign and it’s a day dedicated to doing good stuff for charity. Last year #givingtuesday broke a Guinness World Record for … Continue reading

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Rushmere Golf Club scores a hole in one for MS-UK

Hi everyone, My name is Darren, and I’ve recently joined MS-UK as the Community Fundraiser. As a golfer, I was thrilled to hear about my first task – visiting Richard at Rushmere Golf Club! During Richard Ford’s tenure as club … Continue reading

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Marathon meet up!

Hi everyone, On Wednesday 15 November we went to meet some of our MS-UK #TeamPurple marathon runners in London – and it was a great night! During the event our runners heard from us about the next steps in the lead … Continue reading

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Guest blog: Making the most of your work experience

Hi, My name is Florence, and I have recently embarked upon what will hopefully be just the beginning of my MS-UK volunteering journey. After a few tumultuous months of post-uni panic I decided I was ready to start gaining some … Continue reading

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