Gary Barlow Entertains Get A-Head

Posted by Anne-Marie on April 20, 2018

  On Saturday 24th March Gary Barlow (aka Stu Clements) came to the Greenlands Select Social Club to entertain over 100 friends and supporters of Get A-Head. A raffle was held, with some lovely prizes donated by some wonderful local supporters, including The Cambridge, Head Start Hairdressers, Harvendues & Nails by Lauren, to name just a few.  …Read more

Rabbit Run Easter Egg Hunt 2018

Posted by Anne-Marie on April 13, 2018

On Sunday 25th March we were thrilled to see the sun shining (all be it a little chilly) for our egg-citing Easter event at St Nicholas’ Park, Warwick! On what was the first weekend of Spring 2018, we saw around 200 people come to support Get A-Head and take part in our activities, including the Rabbit …Read more

The Rabbit Run 2018

Posted by Anne-Marie on March 9, 2018

  On Sunday 9th April 2017 we held our first egg-citing Rabbit Run Easter Egg Hunt at St Nicholas’ Park, Warwick and it was such a success we have decided to do it all again!! Easter Egg Hunt – Sunday 25th March 2018 Help Us Find Mr Rabbit’s Secret Chocolate Stash St Nicholas Park, Warwick, CV34 4QY …Read more

Get A-Head Coffee & Networking Event

Posted by Anne-Marie on March 6, 2018

  Our next Coffee & Networking Event is being held on Thursday 12th April from 10am until noon at our Get A-Head Solihull Office, 695 Warwick Road, B91 3DA                   Come along & join us for a friendly, informal networking event over a hot drink and a sweet treat. …Read more

Get A-Head February Coffee Morning

Posted by Anne-Marie on February 6, 2018

  February is the Month of LOVE – and who doesn’t LOVE a Cuppa & Cake Where: Get A-Head, 695 Warwick Road, Solihull B91 3DA When: Thursday 8th February 2018 10am – 12noon Why: All funds raised will go towards supporting patients with head & neck disease Everyone welcome!   call 0121 794 9596 or …Read more

Gary Barlow Tribute Night

Posted by Anne-Marie on January 19, 2018

Gary Barlow Tribute Night Hosted by Friends of Get A-Head When: Saturday 24th March 2018, 7.30pm Where: The Greenlands Select Social Club 105 Longbridge Lane, Birmingham, B31 4LF  Price: £7.50 per ticket Licensed Bar • Raffle • Live Music Tickets for the evening can be purchased from the Get A-Head Solihull Office (695 Warwick Road, Solihull) either …Read more

Skydive for Get A-Head in 2018

Posted by Anne-Marie on January 4, 2018

  If running or cycling is not your thing, then why not astound your family and friends with an extreme feat of bravery in 2018 and take on a Skydive instead. Date: Saturday 30th June 2018 Location: Hinton Airfield, Brackley, Nr Banbury Oxfordshire Registration fee: £30 Minimum sponsorship pledge: £350 Places available: 12       …Read more

Extracellular vesicles: small messengers with a big message

Posted by Anne-Marie on November 10, 2017

Our Trustees have recently approved a Grant of £18,700 for Dr Stuart Hunt and his research team at Sheffield University, School of Dentistry to support the cost of consumables for a PhD Research Project. Dr Hunt explains the project: ” Extracellular vesicles (EVs) are tiny bubble-like structures released by cancer cells that are taken up by normal cells that surround …Read more

Halloween Trick or Treat Trail

Posted by Anne-Marie on October 24, 2017

  HALLOWEEN TRICK OR TREAT TRAIL   Family-friendly fun for all! Visit us at the Cornbow Shopping Centre in Halesowen on SAT 28TH & SUN 29TH OCT Collect your Monster Map and Candy Bag….make sure you find all of the monsters (and their candy stations!) along the way! Just a £3 pp donation to take …Read more

5 Minutes with ……. Loretta Webb, Patient Group Volunteer

Posted by Anne-Marie on October 12, 2017

    Loretta Webb, one of our Patient Group Volunteers, joins us for 5 minutes….         Loretta, can you tell us a little bit about yourself? I am a volunteer for Get A-Head as well as a patient group member. I am 45 years old with 4 children, 3 boys and 1 …Read more

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