KEEPING ABREAST CAROL SERVICE 2019 WAS A NIGHT TO REMEMBER

This year’s Keeping Abreast Carol Service was a great success. Several hundred supporters braved a cold winter evening to attend the festive event at the magnificent St Peter Mancroft Church in Norwich on Wednesday 11th December where they were entertained by the wonderful Norwich Citadel Band of The Salvation Army and the fabulous Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital Choir. Following …

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.

KA Norwich join in the festive fun

Norwich group join in the festivities at The Festive Fair at the Forum Norwich again.  Thank you to all our volunteers, ticket buyers and, of course, to Carolyn Atkins for inviting KA Norwich to have a stall over the four days.  

Well done Carina for completing the “Tough Mudder”

Keeping Abreast Norwich Group Secretary Jane Crockett was delighted to receive a magnificent £260 from NNUH Coltishall Ward Staff Nurse Carina Carter who, with her partner, undertook a Tough Mudder Challenge in May to raise funds for the charity. Carina knows the money will be put to good use in making the experience of breast reconstruction patients, and those who …

Norwich group help Plastics Dept keep cool

Another donation by Keeping Abreast Norwich Group to the Plastics Outpatients Department to make the experience of our patients in the clinic and those looking after them a little more comfortable! Jane Crockett, Secretary of the Group, presented 6 desk fans purchased with funds raised by us to Lead Breast Reconstruction Nurse Ruth Harcourt.

Thank you to Britta and Noah for completing the Norwich Cycle Swarm

Thank you Breast Reconstruction Nurse Britta Andersen for donating £95 to KA Norwich Group from the Norwich Cycleswarm event you and your son recently took part in. Well done both of you! Britta is kindly spreading awareness of Keeping Abreast by wearing her cycle shirt with the KA logo back and front.

Sheila & friends raises funds for KA Norwich

Here’s a lovely photo of Sheila (on the right) and three friends taken at an event Sheila organised to raise funds for KA Norwich and Cancer Research UK. Sheila had her breast reconstruction in March and was so grateful for the support she received from KA at the time that she felt she wanted to give something back. Sheila is …