Pip's Blog

Pip's Blog

Welcome to Pip's Blog, where our Centre Manager Pippa brings you up-to-date news from the Berkshire MS Therapy Centre and the MS community.

If you have any feedback or you would like to contact Pip email pippa@bmstc.org or call 0118 901 6000.

For older posts please visit http://pips-bmstc.blogspot.co.uk.


Well done to all our London Marathon Runners

26 April 2017

What an amazing day at the London Marathon! Well done to Miles, Tony, Harry, Amy and Marc who SMASHED it.

MS Trust names first sites in specialist nurse funding programme

26 April 2017

Source MS Trust:

To mark MS Awareness Week 2017, the MS Trust has confirmed that it is working to bring much needed new MS nurses to Leicester and Bradford, and has announced plans to fund and develop a further six new specialist nurse posts in the next year.

Chilli Brener, our reflexologist, is publishing a book for the the Queen's 91st Birthday.

26 April 2017

Chilli Brener, our reflexologist, is publishing a book for the the Queen's 91st Birthday, "What the Queen Said to Me" Congratulations Chilli!

Can anyone recommend a temporary cleaner?

26 April 2017

Our regular cleaner Marlene will be returning to Portugal over the summer holiday.

New drug for neurodegenerative disease is being developed

26 April 2017

Source BBC:

Scientists hope they have found a drug to stop all neurodegenerative brain diseases, including dementia.

Want to take part in a research discussion about Intermittent Catheters?

25 April 2017

Field Scope International is currently looking to invite people to take part in a market research discussion on the topic of Intermittent Catheters.

Rascal Electric Scooter (Elite 8) for sale £600

24 April 2017

Bought for £2,100 in August 2015 - unfortunately only used for 6 weeks, therefore, virtually brand new. Garaged from day one and battery charged regularly.

Thousands have disability vehicles taken away

13 April 2017

Source BBC:

More than 50,000 disabled people have had specially adapted vehicles taken away since changes to disability benefits in 2013.

The May Fair

13 April 2017

The May Fair is fast approaching on Saturday 20th May and we need your help to make it a success. There are many ways to get involved and we want you part of our team.

Annual Review 2016

13 April 2017

We are very proud to present our Annual Review 2016.