Cycling from London to Surrey (and back) for the KPA

The KPA had three cyclists in the Prudential London – Surrey 100 mile cycle ride on Sunday 10th August; Chris, Ian and Sam (pictured). Despite the adverse weather conditions all three of them completed the course. Chris said: “ it was VERY wet and then it got VERY VERY wet!” However all clouds have a silver lining and the sun shone on the finishing line just outside Buckingham…

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New Cross Gate Summer BBQ

Patients, families and staff from New Cross Gate Dialysis Unit got together last Sunday 3rd August for their annual summer BBQ. The sun shone, the drinks flowed and the sausages sizzled. There was even a karaoke machine to sing along to. The event took place in the garden behind the unit in Goodwood Road. The BBQ was once again funded by the GSTT KPA and members…

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Happy 1st Kidney-Pancreas-versary to Lily, Daniel and Dustin!

We were delighted to hear from Lily as part of our “Celebrate your Kidneyversary” Campaign.  Here is her story:   “I had been diabetic since the age of seven. When I became a teenager I did the usual and rebelled against it, doing everything that was bad for me. In my mid 20s I did get much better but I had done the damage really…

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Young Adult Weekend 12 -15 September 2014

What is it? A chance to get away and meet other young adults from across the UK. Activities will include archery, canoeing, walk, cycling, social events and many many more. Who is it for? The weekend is for anyone aged 18-30 who has Chronic Kidney Disease. This includes people who have had a transplant or are on dialysis. When and where is it? Friday 12th…

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