On Sunday 2nd July we held our 3rd annual ladies only garden party “Teapots & Tiaras” which raised an amazing £550. Thank you to all who attended.
Welcome to our main event of 2017… our 2nd Black Tie Ball with a bit of a twist…..
We are really pleased to be welcoming back the amazing “Switch”, along with live music from the brilliant “Lucid” and “Sebotage”.
Join us for a champagne reception, two course sit down meal… and given the season… there may be the odd trick or treat in store!… Read More
March was Brain Tumour Awareness Month and we had some wonderful people doing some amazing things for us; The ladies in the Children’s Community office at St Mary’s, Novum Law, Bijou Hairdressing, Santander, Skin Trade, Ian Peters, and the lovely lot at Ryde Co-op who also had their buckets on their tills for 7 days collecting for us. … Read More
On the weekend of 5-6th August 2017 at Western Gardens, Ryde (The bottom of Union Street) ten of Ryde Fire Station’s firefighters will attempt to climb a distance further than any other group of people ever in history, which will beat a record currently held by the Isle of Man.… Read More
Recently we had the immense privilege of meeting Professor Geoff Pilkington, Professor of Cellular and Molecular Neuro-Oncology and Head of The Brain Tumour Research Centre in Portsmouth.
The Brain Tumour Research Centre dedicates its research to focusing on the mechanisms of brain tumour development, and progression of response to therapy.… Read More
Ryde fire station undertook their car wash on Saturday 24th March at Tesco in Ryde, in support of The Fire Fighters Charity, The Wight Brainy Bunch and also Ronald McDonald House in Southampton.
Cleaning hundreds of cars over 4 hours, they raised an amazing £1240 for the chosen charities. … Read More
HeadSamart is raising national awareness of the common signs and symptoms of a brain tumour in children and young people by equipping parents, the public and healthcare professionals with information they need.
Before the launch of HeadSmart, average diagnosis times for children with brain tumours in the UK was 13 weeks.… Read More
Having completed another 6 months of training, Mark set off to run the Virgin Money London Marathon on the 23rd April 2017, once again in support of The Brain Tumour Charity. His 2016 London Marathon was unfortunately cut short due to an injury which meant he had to withdraw at 23 miles .… Read More
Thank you to The King Lud for selecting us as the beneficiary of your event and allowing us to be part of your Winter Ludfest on Sunday ….
What a fantastic day filled with brilliant Island bands from 12pm – midnight and very generous folk ….… Read More
Sunday 5th March 2017
We were really pleased to return to Ryde Fire Station for our comedy night “Humour4Tumours” as our first fundraiser of 2017… Raising an amazing £3259 for our chosen charities.
We were joined by 4 of The London Comedy Store’s best acts, Jon Long, Sean Collins, Raymond & Mr Timpkins and of course Andy Askins …. … Read More