Annual Events

The Edinburgh Parkinson’s Lecture

Inaugurated in 2012, the Edinburgh Parkinson’s Lecture has become our most significant annual event, attracting audiences of around 300. The Lecture serves to inform and educate the public on progress in the fight against Parkinson’s by attracting internationally renowned experts to review recent progress.

You can get more information on each lecture, including downloads, by via the following links:

2012 Roger Barker 2013 Ray Chaudhuri
2014 Tony Schapira 2015 Patrik Brundin
2016 Bastiaan Bloem 2017 Andrew Lees


Other Annual Events

Annual Ceilidh

We are yet to decide upon dates for a Ceilidh. Watch this space for more details…

Annual Quiz

We have not confirmed a date yet. Watch this space for more details…

Christmas Lunch

The Christmas lunch once again took place at Boroughmuir Rugby Football Club premises on Wednesday 13th December 2017. After another successful event, planning for the 2018 lunch will take place later this year.

Fife/Edinburgh Bowls challenge

The Annual Bowls Match against Fife Branch was held at home on 28th August and the Edinburgh Branch won comfortably by 53 shots to 22. It was another very enjoyable event, players being well rewarded with a great lunch. The Branch now has a discounted membership with Meadowmill Indoor Bowling Club easing our administration. Those registering with the scheme pay £3 as before but others can still drop in to a session for £4.

Summer Lunch

Our Summer Lunch takes place in late June. Details of our 2018 Lunch will be available in due course.

Presentation to Liz & Bill McBain at the 2017 Summer Lunch

Members enjoying the 2017 Christmas lunch