Pip's Blog

Pip's Blog

Welcome to Pip's Blog, where our Centre Manager Pippa brings you up-to-date news from the Berkshire MS Therapy Centre and the MS community.

If you have any feedback or you would like to contact Pip email pippa@bmstc.org or call 0118 901 6000.

For older posts please visit http://pips-bmstc.blogspot.co.uk.


Vote for the Berkshire MS Therapy Centre to be Sainsbury's Local Charity of of the year

11 June 2018

Voting is open! We have been shortlisted at Sainsbury's Calcot, Broad Street and Shinfield Road Local to be their next local Charity of the Year.

Boars Bridge Music Festival 22nd - 24th June

20 June 2018

The Boars Bridge Festival is back for 2018 celebrating the 10th anniversary year!

Can you help us at Reading Street Collection on Saturday 7th July?

20 June 2018

The Berkshire MS Therapy Centre is coming to Reading on Saturday 7th July - can you spare 2 hours to raise awareness and collect some money to help our Centre keep running?

Thank You!

19 June 2018

Our members Link Group had a terrific Summer Fair on Saturday and the money has been counted .... a fantastic amount of £1,825.68 was raised.

Winter Ball Saturday 10th November at the Hilton, Reading

19 June 2018

Wow, demand for our Winter Ball for MS is really high this year. Is it the delicious 3-course meal? Or the superb band? Or the chance to have a fantastic night out and support people with MS at the same time?

Atlantic Discovery Row

19 June 2018

It's now less than 6 months until Atlantic Discovery row the ocean raising awareness and funds to support people with MS.

The Woodley Carnival and Woofley Dog Show!

19 June 2018

Thank you to everyone who supported the Woofley Dog Show at the Woodley Carnival at the weekend and well done to the judges for choosing from such wonderful entries.

Government to end unnecessary PIP reviews for people with most severe health conditions

19 June 2018

Source Gov.UK: People with the most severe, life-long conditions will no longer have to attend regular reviews for Personal Independence Payment (PIP) .

Having MS is enough. It shouldn't be made harder by a welfare system that doesn't make sense.

19 June 2018

Source MS Society: Welfare support is vital for many people with MS. It helps us manage the extra costs of the condition, stay in work for longer and participate fully in society.

Delayed start date of the Workout Walking classes in Prospect Park

18 June 2018

We are changing the start date to Wednesday the 4th of July at 3.30-4.30 to see if we can get enough participants.