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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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Afternoon tea for Volunteers’ Week

Hi everyone, Last Friday we hosted a small afternoon tea, to thank our local volunteers! This is part of the national Volunteers’ Week campaign. Guests included people who support our work at Josephs Court, fundraising volunteers as well as some … Continue reading

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MS-UK Social Group coffee mornings

Have you joined our Social Group at one of their coffee mornings yet? If the answer is no, is it because, like me, the very words ‘coffee morning’ conjure up an image of little old dears sitting around in a … Continue reading

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Freya and Isabel talk Festive Frolics…

We’re so excited about our Festive Frolic campaign, we have made a very short video – watch Freya and Isabel join Laura for a Festive Frolic now!   To join in with the fun, just visit http://www.ms-uk.org/festivefrolic today!

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Top tips: Organising a Festive Frolic!

Hello! This winter will see bag packs, collections and festive get togethers happening across the country for our Festive Frolics campaign! With that in mind I’ve put together a few tips to help you out with organising your Festive Frolic… … Continue reading

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Do you visit Josephs Court? Save the date!

Hi everyone, Can you believe its October already, amazing how time flies when you are having fun! That said, the Social Group have been busy planning our ‘Festive Lunch’ which will be held on Wednesday 07 December from 12.30pm at Marks Tey … Continue reading

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Carers Week 2016 is here!

This week marks 2016’s Carers Week. There are over 6.5 million unpaid carers in the UK, and roughly three quarters of all people with multiple sclerosis will rely on care and support from family and friends at some point. So … Continue reading

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