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Super-Simon completes Triathlon

Super-Simon completes Triathlon Simon Lawson a Headway Blackpool supporter completed the gruelling Fleetwood Triathlon on 9th September raising over £400 for Headway Blackpool. Headway supported Simon’s wife four years ago, taking part in this tough challenge and raising the much needed funds was his way of saying ‘thank you’ and giving something back. What an achievement! Well done Simon! ...
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Big Ben to the Eiffel Tower – on a bike!

Big Ben to the Eiffel Tower – on a bike! A Headway Blackpool supporter is embarking on a mammoth cycling challenge in order to raise much needed funds for the charity. On Wednesday 12th September Robert Owen is embarking on a huge challenge - to cycle 300 miles from London to the Eiffel Tower in Paris! Robert has already smashed his sponsorship target of £800, the total is currently running at £1320.00, please add your support for Roberts challenge by donating what you can here. This money will go to help local people and their families who have suffered a ...
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Sucessful First Carers Meeting

As a carer we know it can be tough to find time for yourself and get the support you need to help you care for your loved one. Because of this we organised  an informal get together inviting all carers of those with brain injuries in our local community. The first ever meeting took place on Thursday 30th August at the Highfield Sizzler pub. We had a great turn out and really appreciated all the excellent comments, suggestions and general chat the group had throughout the evening. All agreed it would be great to host these events regularly so to ...
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Coffee Morning dates for August 2018

Come and meet us for a cuppa and a natter at our local coffee morning's during August. The informal get-togethers are taking place at The Blackpool Independent Living Centre, 259 Whitegate Dr, Blackpool FY3 9JL on: Tuesday 7th August at 10am  Tuesday 21st August at 10am Everyone's welcome, including members, families and carers. To register your interest in this event or to share the event with others please visit our Facebook event page ...
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Headway Blackpool Wyre & Fylde 7th AGM

Details of our 7th AGM can be found on the notice below ...
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Triathalon

Headway Blackpool Wyre & Fylde would like to thank each and every one of their members who took part, supported encouraged and sponsored our fantastic team of 13 members who all took part in the Triathlon arranged jointly with Headway Lancaster & Morecambe Bay raising a staggering £3377.97 for our Group. as a team they covered 11 miles on a treadmill, 48 miles cycling and 26 lengths of the pool after only 10 weeks of training. Our thanks go to Will Gardner from Blackpool Sport Center for helping our members to train for the event and helping them to realise ...
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