Monthly Archives: January 2016

Bid Now on a Signed Cristiano Ronaldo Football Shirt

Starting at 9am on January 22nd 2016, eSolidar, a platform that supports charities to raise funds online, will be auctioning a signed Cristiano Ronaldo football shirt in aid of SMSR. eSolidar are part of Impact Hub Kings Cross, who are taking part in Wheels at Work on Friday, and the auction will be running alongside this. We… Read more »

Lydia Returns from Kilimanjaro!

Lydia Louw has been running since she was 5 years old. Not only does she run, but she swims and cycles too and also enjoys hockey, netball, rounders, fencing and gymnastic. This goes some of the way to telling you why, at just 10 years old, the minimum legal age, Lydia embarked upon a climb… Read more »

Kate Hunter tries out the SEM Glove

On the 7th January, our Fundraising Officer Briony travelled up to Lincoln to meet with Kate Hunter, one of our wonderful ambassadors who’s story you can read here – and with Dr Derek Jones from Anatomical Concepts, manufacturers of the SEM Glove. The SEM Glove is an assistive device designed to help those with limited… Read more »

Introducing our newest team member…

On the 11th January we were pleased to welcome Bashak Onal, our new Paediatric Research Manager, to Stoke Mandeville Spinal Research. Bashak is joining the team to undertake a multi-centred study, in collaboration with our international partners, in order to identify key research priorities for young people with spinal cord injury. Her goal is to determine… Read more »

6th May Bridge Event Results

Some Enchanted Evening – 6th May 2016 Final Rankings 17 Table – 22 Board Switched Mitchell Movement Director: Gary Conrad Scorer: Gary Conrad   Rank Pair Names [OVERALL RANKS] Bds Total Max %Score 1 9 Anita Sinclair & Gunnar Hallberg 22 443.00 704 62.93 2 18 Hugo Eddis & Charles Eddis 22 433.00 704 61.51… Read more »