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Scottish Family Day – Blair Drummond Safari Park

August 19th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , |

Over 100 people gathered together for a free picnic and family day out at Blair Drummond Safari Park on the 10th August.  In a break from tradition, the Scottish team offered a delicious selection of sandwiches, cakes and fruit instead of our usual barbecue and the change seemed to go down [...]

Scottish Family Day – Climbing Centre

April 19th, 2016|Tags: , , , |

Huge thanks once again to Scottish Legal Support Service providers Digby Brown Solicitors for sponsoring our annual trip to the Edinburgh International Climbing Arena in Ratho. A great turnout this year, with over 70 people attending!  It was great to catch up with some familiar faces and to see families coming [...]

Advocates ‘serve’ up a delicious fundraiser

February 18th, 2016|Tags: , |

A uniquely enjoyable fundraising event for foodies was held recently in support of our Scottish Child and Family Support Project. Lisa Henderson, Advocate at Ampersand, organised a fantastic Sunday Lunch at the Wee Restaurant in North Queensferry, on the Firth of Forth, owned and operated by Craig and Vikki Wood. [...]

Daniel’s Story

November 14th, 2015|Tags: , , , |

When a child is in pain, everyone around them hurts. Just £5 can help us make families like Daniel’s stronger Daniel, aged six, was out in the garden at home playing on a bouncy castle. It was a normal day for the family. Daniel’s dad, Bernie called him in for [...]

Buddy trots the globe via Liverpool!

October 6th, 2015|Tags: , , , , |

The Crown Plaza Hotel in Liverpool was bustling for three days at the end of September, as it played host to the First International Paediatric Brain Injury Conference held by IPBIS (International Paediatric Brain Injury Society).  We were fortunate enough to share a stand with Meningitis Now and have four [...]