On Monday 12th June 2017 as part of MND Awareness month, the Tyne & Wear Branch of the MND Association arranged for the Gateshead/Newcastle Millennium Bridge to be lit up in the MND colours to help raise awareness.
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The Tyne & Wear Branch of the Motor Neurone Disease Association is holding its Annual General Meeting on the 14th April 2016 at 6:00pm.
The meeting will be held in the Multi-Media Room, floor 2, Gateshead Civic Centre, Regent Street, Gateshead, NE8 1HH.
To nominate someone for the branch management committee, please complete the BMC Nomination Form.
If you wish to…
A 90th birthday and over two decades of voluntary service could not go unrecognised, so on Saturday 18 July a special surprise tea party at the Northern Counties Club in Newcastle was held to honour Ken Hylton, our Branch President.
An inspiration to everyone at the Branch, Ken has volunteered for twenty-three years now, holding many…
It was with great sadness that we heard in July that one of our long serving branch committee members, Mary Garbarino, had died.
Mary became involved with the MND Association when she lost her sister to the disease nearly 25 years ago and she had been loyally volunteering with us ever since. What ever the event,…
The Tyne & Wear Branch has a new secretary, so please welcome Marian Dent to the role. Marion replaces Vera Coleman, who has stepped down after serving as secretary for many years.
We thank Vera for all of her hard work and dedication to the Branch.