Another huge thank you to Fran Leighton. Fran has been running some wonderful chair yoga sessions on Zoom for a group of ladies locally and from around the globe. Instead of asking for payment, Fran has again asked people to make a donation to the MS Centre. As a result, Fran has donated another £344Continue reading “Donations for Yoga”
It is time for our Annual General Meeting. This will be on Thursday 22nd April 2021 at 1.30pm, when we will report on the MK MS Centre’s activities since the last AGM and elect our management committee for the coming year. Because of Covid-19 restrictions, our AGM this year will held on Zoom. If anyone wants to be involvedContinue reading “AGM 2021”
Well, it’s lovely to see the sunshine after being stuck indoors for so long, and with the Spring weather comes hope for progress in the months ahead. If the vaccination roll-out continues to keep infections down and the proposed relaxing of lockdown goes ahead as planned, we may even be able to enjoy an eveningContinue reading “Spring Therapy”
After a long winter we are finally able to reopen for oxygen therapy in March. The vaccination program is very good news and we are pleased that many of our volunteers are getting their jabs. However, we currently have a shortage of operators so we are only able to open on Monday and Tuesday morningsContinue reading “March Reopening”
Our sincere thanks once again to the MK Community Foundation for the latest grant (Covid Recovery). This will enable us to continue operating into the new year 2021 providing much needed therapies for our members. We are extremely grateful to the Community Foundation for their continued support of our charity.
Milton Keynes has now been in Tier 4 for some time and the number of Covid-19 cases has been rising sharply, especially since the emergence of a new more infectious strain. Consequently, the Therapy Centre will remain closed for at least part of January. We have to take account of the serious risks to people’s health andContinue reading “January 2021”
Thank you Fran Leighton for donating over £450 from running Zoom yoga classes over the past few months. Fran started the classes in the summer and has been running weekly sessions ever since. It’s a very cosmopolitan group with people taking part from all over the world. Rather than taking payment for herself, Fran askedContinue reading “Donation”
Many thanks to Martin Sheaf (son of our member John Sheaf), whose company, Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services Ltd of Northampton, has very kindly donated new uniforms for our volunteers. I hope you will agree they look very smart. Thank you John and Martin.
Hello again. We weren’t expecting to be in touch again so soon, but the government’s announcement that there will be a second lockdown has forced us to clarify our situation. On Sunday the Directors of Milton Keynes Multiple Sclerosis Therapy Group (MKMSTG), with the support of members of the Management Group, carefully considered the latest Government guidance regardingContinue reading “Latest Lockdown”
I wanted to use a more succinct phrase for the title of this post, but I thought I might get into trouble. You have to be careful online these days! Fact is though, the autumn has well and truly arrived and winter will inevitably follow. Having had to close in March at the onset ofContinue reading “Winter Is On The Way”