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Parkinson's UK Members' Day and AGM

Our Members' Day and Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held on Saturday 12 October 2019.

A big thank you to everyone who attended our Members’ Day & AGM. The day brought together the Parkinson's community from across the UK, with around 200 of our members, friends and family members attending events in London, Stirling, Templepatrick and Newcastle.

Push forward together

Carolyn Nutkins, our director of organisational development, commented:

“Hosted by Paul Mayhew Archer, attendees enjoyed interesting and inspiring sessions including recognising the benefits of physical activity and exercise, and how the collective power of Team Parkinson’s will enable us to achieve more together as we enter our next strategic period. Hearing about the pioneering work of our research programmes offered attendees hope and determination to push forward together.  

“We thanked our exiting Chair, Mark Goodridge, for ten years as a trustee, including four years as Chair of the Board, and we welcomed our incoming Chair, Gary Shaughnessy.” 

Feedback on the day

If you have feedback on this year’s event please email [email protected].

We will publish draft minutes along with questions, and answers, from Slido from the day. These will be published to this webpage by Monday 16 December.

The approved minutes of the last year’s AGM are available to download (PDF, 200KB).

Save the date

Our 2020 event will be held on Saturday 24 October. Keep an eye out in our March and July issues of The Parkinson and this webpage for further details on location, agenda and early registration.

Our 2020-24 strategy

Our current 5-year strategy will draw to a close at the end of 2019. Guided by the Parkinson’s community, we’ve been busy shaping our new strategy.