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Witch Hunts art fundraiser

In honour of my late friend Rocky Wood, I’ve created some new original art inspired by the graphic novel Rocky, Lisa Morton and I created together, … 112 more words

Rocky Wood

It's not the years in your life that count, it's the life in your years.

Hello everyone, well it had been a while since I had sat down to write until recently. I guess I just kept procrastinating, giving myself excuses but it was more I didn’t know what to write and I was too lazy to focus. 1,005 more words



My right foot lifted to begin the day's fight with gravity 
and a stick of dynamite exploded inside my left hip. 
I was sure bone had shattered. 300 more words
Chronic Pain


I was in Manchester Art Gallery a while ago, in the small cafe at the back and a woman came in pushing a wheelchair in which was a man about her age. 255 more words


Sick Enough to Get into Heaven?

A few months ago my father-in-law was diagnosed with Motor Neurone Diesease. Also know as ALS, this disease is particularly cruel – striking at random, robbing sufferers of control of their own body and there’s nothing you can do to stop it. 1,645 more words


Early Warning : Jan 2015 Call on Neurodegenerative Disease

The EU Joint Programme on Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND) have preannounced their first call for proposals, which will launch in January 2015. We’ll update you as soon as the call information is released, but the following information from the JPND website gives a preview of what to expect. 589 more words

Funding Opportunities

Deerness Cycling – Charity Cycle Event for MND (Motor Neurone Disease)

Deerness Valley Cycling Group are taking part in a charity cycle ride raising money for Motor Neurone Disease in memory of

Veronica “Ronnie” James

Riding from Deerness Valley in Durham climbing up to Weardale via Lanchester, Park Head to Stanhope and over to Teesdale via Bollihope Common to Barnard Castle. 77 more words