At the end of the school term the pupils of St Bede’s Primary School in Jarrow held a Walk to D’Feet around the grounds of the school to raise money for the MND Association. This was done in memory of one of their teachers you sadly passed away earlier this year from motor neurone disease.
It has just passed that date again, the date that now seems to be an annual event in my calendar. 2 years ago, to mark the occasion of my xxth birthday, I undertook to do a sponsored 1 mile open water swim in aid of the Motor Neurone Disease Association.
This was in memory of…
The annual MND Walk to D’feet took place on Sunday 10th June 2018. It was a gloriously hot morning when we all met down at the Riverside Park at Newburn.
There was a good number of patients, their families and friends and not to forget the regular faces and the numerous dogs set off on the…
A great big thank you to the Dragon Slayers MCC of Chester le Street! They have once again shown their support for the Tyne & Wear Branch and handed over a huge cheque for £2500, following a raffle of a motorbike. The continued support and fundraising efforts of the Dragon Slayers is greatly appreciated and …
UPDATE: The final total raised for this year’s walk is an £2626.75! Many congratulations and thanks to everyone involved!
On Sunday 11 June, on an overcast but warm Sunday morning 34 hardy souls and several dogs set off on the Tyne & Wear annual Walk to d’feet sponsored walk at Newburn Riverside Park. This 6 mile…