Want to Run the 2015 Virgin London Marathon?

If you  have the ability to run 26.2 miles around one of the world’s most iconic marathon routes AND raise £1500 in sponsorship for the KPA, apply now for one of our five Gold Bond Places. Contact info@gsttkpa.org for more information.

marathon 2015

The Annual General Meeting of YOUR KPA:

The Annual General Meeting of the KPA took place on Saturday 8th November 2014 and was well attended by kidney patients and carers. Sonia Moorhouse, KPA Chair, gave a report on the KPA’s activities throughout the year. Janice Stephens, Treasurer, presented the annual accounts and finance report. The Chair, Vice Chair and committee were all re-elected. The keynote speaker, Jonathan Hope MBE (pictured)  talked about his experience of…


Success for the children at The British Transplant Games

Thanks to generous funding from the KPA, twenty young kidney patients from Guy’s and St Thomas’ Evelina London Children’s Hospital attended the British Transplant Games held in Bolton last month. They successfully competed in sports including running, swimming, squash, and archery and came home with 28 medals.  Transplant nurse, Grainne Walsh, play specialist Cathy Gill and dispensary manager Pat Hayes, accompanied the group – known…

TP Games 2014 (1)

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…

Ride London Sam 2