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Andover - News

Read our latest news for the Andover Support Group.

Looking back at 2017

The year has seen the group continue to enjoy regular activities including:

  • monthly meetings, including quizzing, research topics, ‘tea a chat’
  • monthly pub lunches
  • monthly speech and language sessions – led by Celia Bacon, MRCSLT;HCPC
  • bi–monthly physio sessions – led by Chris Gijsbers, HPC Registered Physiotherapist

Out and about, including:

  • Albert Hall – Symphony Concert – Parkinson's UK
  • a boat trip around the Solent
  • a visit to the local Hawk Conservancy
  • a cream tea at Essebourne Manor
  • a meal at Christmas and gifts for those unable to attend

Fundraising/awareness raising:

  • Rotations Charity Shop, Whitchurch​
  • Wildhern Open Gardens – plus refreshments
  • music on the Test
  • sponsorship event
  • quiz night
  • store tin collections
  • 100 Club
  • a day with display and publications in town centre
  • a week of display and publications in the local library
  • toy sales