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,



2012 Roger Barker 2013 Ray Chaudhuri 2014 Tony Schapira 2015 Patrik Brundin 2016 Bastiaan Bloem 2017 Andrew Lees 2018 Giovanna Mallucci  


Christmas Lunch

Thursday 13th December 2018, Kingsknowe Golf Club, 326 Lanark Road, EH14 2JD.

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. Details of the 2018 challenge will be announced in due course.

Summer Lunch

The 2018 Branch Summer Lunch was held on Thursday 19th July at the Leonardo Hotel Edinburgh Murrayfield. You can see photos of this event here

Occasional Events

Other events have included ceilidhs, coffee mornings, quiz nights, and race nights. We are always open to suggestions for other participatory and entertaining events.