Monthly Archives: March 2015

Aylesbury Business Club trail-blaze our Wheels at Work campaign

Local networking group Aylesbury Business Club have pledged to take part in their own Wheels at Work week in the week commencing 20th April, to help raise money and draw attention to our campaign that will improve the pathway back to work for people with spinal cord injury. Elliot John Linke and Net Impact Vision are generously… Read more »

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Reuters news agency reporter Peter Apps broke his neck in a minibus crash during the Sri Lanka civil war in 2006, aged 25. He returned to work for the agency nine months later life he paralysed from the shoulders down rising to become global defence correspondent. He is currently on sabbatical as executive director of… Read more »

Wheels at Work launched at Handelsbanken networking event

On 18th November 2014, Stoke Mandeville Spinal Research unveiled our new logo and campaign, Wheels at Work, at a business breakfast at Handelsbanken. The Bucks Herald covered the story and have pledged to follow any local business that take part in this important fundraising campaign.  We know your office might not be ‘access perfect’, but… Read more »

London’s commercial film industry came to see us!

Representatives from Black Island Studios, Central London’s largest film and television studio complex, visited the National Spinal Injuries Centre (NSIC) earlier this month to hand over a cheque for £10,500 to Stoke Mandeville Spinal Research. They had been moved to stage a fundraising event last December in celebration of the life of the late Barry… Read more »