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Louise Evans runs Brighton Half Marathon for Hurstwood Park

We are consistently overwhelmed by people's support for Hurstwood Park through fund raising activities, and their reasons for doing so.  Louise Evans is running the Brighton Half Marathon in February 2015 and says: "In 2010 my beloved Nan became very poorly and spent several months on a ward at Hurstwood Park Neurological Centre being treated for a brain haemorrhage. After a lengthy process of treatment and surgical interventions, she slowly recovered and was able to come home to her loving...

September 18, 2014 12:00 am

Legacy of £4,000 from Tony Keeley

Mrs Wendy Thatcher, daughter of the late Tony G Keeley, presented a cheque to Brian Gubbin, Chairman of the Hurstwood Park League of Friends, for the sum of £4,000. Mr Keeley, known as Tony, left the legacy to the League of Friends after being a patient at Hurstwood Park 10 years ago. Pictured left to right: Mrs Wendy Thatcher, Brian Gubbin

September 17, 2014 12:00 am

Wardey Walks Wainwright for Hurstwood Park

31st August to 12th September 2014 The Coast to Coast Trail - 190 miles from the West Coast to the East Coast of England The charity fundraising walk for Hurstwood Park Neurological Centre Please visit my Facebook and Just Giving websites for full details of the walk and how to donate to this very good cause: Facebook.com/wardeywalkswainwright Justgiving.com/wardeywalkswainwright Thank you so much in advance for your support and hopefully kind donations. Nick Warde T: 07713 270744 E: nwarde...

August 11, 2014 12:00 am

Alice in Wonderland themed day raises £473.41 for Hurstwood Park

A message from Leanne Townsend "Firstly Thank You very much for Bow's birthday cars it was very lovely of you. We had such a lovely day for her birthday, although it was forecast to rain all afternoon, we had a little shower and then the sun shine all day! My daughter had an Alice in Wonderland themed day.

August 5, 2014 12:00 am

A message from Becky Sinclair aged 8 and a half!

My name is Becky Sinclair aged 8 and a half, my mummy is Alison Sinclair, she is a Senior Staff Nurse in the Operating Theatres at Hurstwood Park, she is having a cake stall at her school to raise money for her "Mummy's Hospital" Note from Hurstwood Park Admin: Becky asked her Mum if she could bake cakes which they sell at school every Friday and wanted the money to go to Hurstwood Park. She has done one session and raised £5.00 and intends to do 2 more bakes.

July 16, 2014 12:00 am

Sarah Williams to raise funds for Hurstwood Park in the Auckland Half Marathon

Sarah Williams is raising funds for Hurstwood Park in the Auckland Half Marathon. Sarah says: "For some time, my mum had been visiting Hurstwood Park for tests and scans in order to determine what she was suffering from. She experienced double vision and severe headaches for a long time.

July 13, 2014 12:00 am

Debbie Pullum raises £651.98 for Hurstwood Park

We received this lovely email from Debbie Pullum: Dear Brian, I am happy to confirm that following the last few donations from family members, myself and Marcus (who was treated at Hurstwood) I can confirm the total raised is now £651.98. My sister in law and I also were raising money for Cancer Research on the same day, at the Pretty Muddy Race for Life in Luton and between us we raised £305.00. I have attached some photos and I would really for them to be put up on the notice board, as reading...

July 10, 2014 12:00 am

Jess Barnes to raise raises funds via the British 10K London

My name is Jess Barnes, I have spent a lot of time in Hurstwood Park over the last 18months.  I have amassed a total of 12 ops in 15 months, around 25 lumbar punctures and seen pretty much every season including spending Christmas 2011 in hospital! Hurstwood Park have literally saved my life and given me a focus to start fundraising to say thank you. My friend, Jenny Burr and her colleague, Gemma Cole, are running the British 10k in London on 14th July http://www.thebritish10klondon.co.uk&n...

June 17, 2014 12:00 am