Toy Sale Raises Funds for Get A-Head

Posted by Anne-Marie on November 14, 2013

Following on from the launch of the Get A-Head Kayak Challenge, Tom Bromwich’s children decided to raise some much needed sponsorship for their Dad and his fellow kayakers, so they held a toy sale at the Garreg Wen Caravan Park in Wales during their last holiday. A fantastic £50.72 was raised by the children. Thanks for …Read more

Kenilworth Rugby Club, raise £1000 for Get A-Head

Posted by Louise John on November 11, 2013

Kenilworth Rugby Club hosted their first charity lunch on Saturday 9th November, choosing Get A-Head as their first charity to benefit from funds raised. The Event was sponsored by Bromwich Hardy and over 50 guests were treated to a 3 course lunch, followed by a home game against Lichfield – Results not  quite in Kenilworth’s favour, but a great …Read more

Get A-Head Annual Ball

Posted by toast on November 6, 2013

We are delighted to announce that, following the success of last year’s event, we are once again holding the Get A-Head Gala Ball at the Birmingham Hilton Metropole.  If you would like to join us for an evening of good food and excellent entertainment from the likes of Julian Clary and Kev Orkian, please call the office …Read more

Charity Kayak Challenge June 2014

Posted by Louise John on November 4, 2013

A team of 6 Get A-Head supporters will be grabbing their paddles  and hopping into their K2 Kayaks in June next year, all to increase the profile of Get A-Head and to raise much needed funds to support vital research in to Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma (ACC) and Medullary Thyroid Cancer (MTC). So…The challenge consists of three teams of two in …Read more

Consultant Surgeon Mr Shahz Ahmed leads Pioneering Surgery

Posted by Louise John on

Get A-Head are fortunate to have Mr Shahz Ahmed on board as a dedicated Trustee of the Charity. Mr Shahz  Ahmed, a consultant ENT and Skull Base surgeon at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, has recently led a surgical team in pioneering surgery to remove a tumour through a patient’s nose using a 3D endoscope – …Read more