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Fundraising

Our Tai Chi Instructor’s Virtual Half-marathon

For the last 3 years our Tai Chi Instructor, Kevin Brown, has run the Edinburgh Half-marathon to raise funds for the Branch. Not to be outdone this year by coronavirus…

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Donations in Recognition of Dr Iain McEwan’s Professional Retirement

Iain is a well-established Member of the Edinburgh Young Parkinson’s Support Group (EYPSG). He has just retired from his position as Business Development Manager within the Research Engagement Department at…

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Ian Young and Friends CD “Time and Tide”

In a January Fundraising News item we wrote about the CD that Ian and his friends had recorded to raise funds for the PUK Edinburgh Branch and St. Columba’s Hospice.…

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Our Gratitude to a Decade of Fundraisers

As we launch our new website it seems appropriate to acknowledge the breadth of organisations that have raised money for the Branch over the last decade. They include the Craigentinny,…

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Hot off the Press – CD by Folk Singer Ian Young

Ian plays new and old tunes with some of his friends, on traditional instruments of fiddle, guitar and whistle, as well as the less familiar viola, mandolin, and five-string banjo.…

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Climbing Everest in 48 hours: on the North Face of Ben Nevis, Being Attempted by Ashton Easter

Ashton is the son of David Easter, with David’s wife Jane being Ashton’s stepmum. David and Jane were active members of the Branch for many years and regularly attended Singing4Fun.…

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