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Monday 17th February 2014

Fibromyalgia Support Group @ Oxford centre 12.30pm to 2.45pm Today we will be having a Question & Answer session to enable members to ask their own questions to other members.
Committee meeting @ the black bull 5.30pm to 7.00pm.

Monday 20th January 2014.

Monday 20th January 2014, is our first meeting of the new year. Starts 12.30 – 2.30pm at the Oxford Centre. Today we will have a question & answer session to enable members to ask their own questions to other members.

Monday 17th June 2013.

Our next meeting meeting is on Monday 17th June 2013 at the Oxford Centre, Longbenton. NE12  8LT. 12.30 – 2.30 pm. This month we are going to be showing a DVD by Dr Kevin White from Canada called ‘Breaking Thru Fibro Myths’. Dr White has been an internationally-recognised expert in Fibromyalgia treatment and research, FM patient advocate and university Teacher of the Year.  Dr White strives to help millions of FM sufferers by proving that FM
oxford centre 12.30pm to 2.45pm Today we will be having a Question & Answer session to enable members to ask their own questions to other members and for us to find out what you the member would like from the support group.
Awareness day is 12th of may. If you would like to do anything to raise money for the support group or fmauk that would be great. You could do a fun run or coffee morning.
The new dates for the charity barrow at the metro center. Sat 6th July. Sat 5th October. Fri 20th December. If you could help out or spare a couple of hours please contact Angie.
Dear Members I am sure you will all agree that our Group is a great support to us all and I for one look forward to our meetings each month, not only for my own benefit but also for the help and support we give to each other. It therefore makes it even more difficult for the committee to make decisions that will disappoint our members but unfortunately the Group is in the same situation
CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW.
Sadly we have had to cancel the charity barrow at the metro center, this was because we did not have enough people to help out.

CHRISTMAS MEAL CANCELED 2012.

Our christmas meal on Friday 14th December has been canceled. This is because the pub lost our booking and can’t fit us in. Refunds will be give for the deposits that have been taken.
After receiving funding from the health authority for our art therapy course, we can confirm the following dates/times. All at the Oxford center at 12.15 – 2.15. Thursday 27th September 2012. Thursday 4th October 2012. Thursday 18th October 2012. Friday 26th October 2012. Thursday 8th November 2012. Thursday 22nd November 2012.
On Saturday 21st July we had a tombola stall at the nhs fun day. The weather was great and a lovely day was had by all. We raised £177 from the tombola. And Angie made £19 painting nail art on childrens fingers. A big thank you to Fiona, Simon, Ann, Angie & Clare who made it happen.
A very interesting article from the Daily Mail. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2174474/The-GP-gave-fruit-veg-cure-aches-pains.html
We currently have 2 posts available for a secretary and a fundraiser. If you are interested please get in touch. Or if you have a few spare hours and would like to help out from time to time, please get in touch.