SCKPA News and Events
New transplant ward opened in the Churchill Hospital
Stoke Mandeville branch monthly meeting at The Charter in Aylesbury
11th February 2020
VIVA! - winter 2019 edition now available in renal units
27th January 2020
New renal ward press release - work has started to prepare the area for the move of the renal and transplant wards to the PFI building
6th January 2020
Swindon branch - photos from their Christmas celebrations
Christmas lunch at the Oxford Belfry hotel with an update on the new renal ward and a talk by Andrea Devenay on 'Demystifying transplant medicines'
8th December 2019
Lottery Game 98 - no winner this time so a roll-over to Game 99
7th December 2019
High Wycombe branch monthly meeting at the Crown Inn, Penn
3rd November 2019
Lottery Game 97 - no winner this time so a roll-over to Game 98
26th October 2019
Charlie Champion runs the Auckland marathon in memory of his father
20th October 2019
Annual NKF Patients' Event at Radisson Blu Hotel, East Midlands Airport
4-5th October 2019
AGM at the Oxford Belfry hotel with a talk by Andy Mosson, renal technologist in Oxford.
15th September 2019
Lottery game 96 has a winner, see the result!
14th September 2019
Oxford branch summer meeting at the Victoria Arms, Marston
29th August 2019
Thanksgiving service for John Champion, SCKPA Chairman 2007-17. Tribute by Martin Wood
15th August 2019
Oxford branch at the Woodcote Steam Rally - tombola raised over £600 for SCKPA funds!
13-14th August 2019
Milton Keynes branch met at the Barge, Woolstone
10th July 2019
New renal ward - OUH Trust gives the go-ahead for the renal ward to relocate, together with the transplant ward, to a 36 bed unit in the PFI building. The new ward should be ready by the end of the year.
SCKPA 50th anniversary lunch at the Oxford Belfry hotel. Guest speaker Mr Brian Buchan, Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Oxforshire.
2nd June 2019
Oxford branch at "The Waddesdon" - raised funds for SCKPA by providing marshals at the annual charity sponsored horse ride organised by the Rotary Club of Haddenham and District
19th May 2019
Celebrating 50 years of helping kidney patients. Read the OUH article to mark the 50th anniversary of the Churchill Hospital and SCKPA working together for the benefit of patients.
15th March 2019
Spring Meeting at the Oxford Belfry hotel with a talk on polycystic kidney disease by Tess Harris, Chief Executive of the PKD charity
26th February 2019
Christmas lunch at the Oxford Belfry. Derek Farrow gave a fascinating illustrated account of his love of steam engines and why he is building one at his home!
9th December 2018
AGM at the Oxford Belfry hotel with a talk by Linda Baker, Kidney Patient Advisor at The Churchill on her work with patients needing financial and emotional support.
16th September 2018
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New transplant ward in the PFI building