Cheltenham Group looking good and feeling better!

Our south west groups have had a busy couple of months so our Cheltenham group hosted a pamper evening as an end of year treat to their members.  Representatives from Look Good Feel Better offered advice on make up and a local nail technician gave guests a complimentary nail polish.

Stalham Christmas Tree Festival

Well to Jan, Elaine and our Stalham Outreach group for their tree too which was part of the Christmas Tree Festival at St Mary’s Church Stalham.

Kings Lynn’s festive trees

They have been going Christmas tree crazy at our Kings Lynn group with two charity trees popping up at the St Nicholas Church Christmas Tree Fayre in Dersingham and the St Peter and St Paul Church in Swaffham.  All the decorations were hand made by the group and I think you will agree they look stunning!    

Christmas Bake Off in Liverpool

There was a Christmas Bake Off  Challenge in store for our Liverpool group last week.  10 members of the group got together to test out their baking and decorating skills by creating some of the most wonderful Christmas Cakes.  Ruth Ellison one of our lead volunteers added “It was great to get together with everyone outside of the hospital and …

Another festive Carol Service to bring 2018 to an end

So lovely to see so many familiar faces at our Christmas Carol Service. Lovely ladies we support through the charity bringing along their family and friends, a network of new and lasting friendships. And so nice to welcome new faces to the crowd to tell them all about the great things KA are up to. With thanks to Chris Bailey,  2up …

Sheffield launch their Keeping Abreast support groups

We are so pleased to announce our first Keeping Abreast support group took place at  the Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Surgical Outpatients, B Floor, Glossop Road, Sheffield. The group plan hold bi-monthly meetings, thanks to all who helped with this support group.  

HO HO HO from Keeping Abreast Leicester

Our Leicester group certainly got into the Christmas Spirit this weekend by taking part in the Loughborough Santa 5k! Well done to everyone who took part and thank you to everyone that sponsored them.    

Cheltenham Group Enjoy a Pamper!

Our Cheltenham group had a well deserved pamper morning as part of their last support group of 2018.  They welcomed guests; Jane from the charity ‘Look Good, Feel Better’ who offered advice and demonstrations on make up and also Amy from Forget me Nails who offered treatments to all that attended. There was also an opportunity for the ladies to …

A huge well done to Freddie on completing his 10 for 10 challenges

Well done to Freddie who can completed 10 challenges as part of the Keeping Abreast 10 for 10 celebrating 10 years of the charity. Freddie 10 for 10 comprised of: Football match Pink parade Christmas fair Carol service reading Cloakroom assistance at holiday inn Sweet jars Non uniform day Easter cake raffle Gardening with Grandad 10 k Bike ride A …