Monthly Archives: March 2015

Actor Andrew Hayden-Smith backs “Team Anthony Nolan” after charity saves his dad’s live

By |March 30th, 2015|

Anthony Nolan has announced we are one of the main sponsors of the British Transplant Games 2015 to be held in NewcastleGateshead on July 30th – 2nd August. And for the first time a ‘Team Anthony Nolan’ will be competing.

The British Transplant Games, which have been running since 1973, is a series of Olympic style […]

Donor Family Network

By |March 26th, 2015|

 

It is our mission to become the leading donor family charity in the transplant community by providing awareness of organ donation and through the highest quality support for every donor family.

VISION

It is our vision to promote the positive benefits of organ and tissue donation for the families of those who have died and donated, for […]

MLS Contracts Ltd

By |March 26th, 2015|

 

MLS is a leading and successful sport and leisure consultancy, project managers and event management company. With its HQ in Sheffield, an innovative and progressive City of Sport, the company’s client list takes MLS across the whole UK and overseas.

Evolved from the former Montgomery Leisure Services, the business is currently owned by four long-standing colleagues […]

Technology Company supports 38th British Transplant Games

By |March 18th, 2015|

National IT specialists, Technology Services Group, has pledged its support towards the 2015 British Transplant Games which will be hosted this summer in NewcastleGateshead.

Technology Services Group (TSG) is one of the first businesses confirmed to be sponsoring the Westfield Health British Transplant Games which is organised especially for those who have had life-saving organ transplant […]

Transplant Volleyball Tournament set to be a smash hit!

By |March 18th, 2015|

Transplant athletes from across the UK are set to descend on Gateshead this weekend for the annual Transplant Sport Volleyball tournament on Saturday 22nd November at Gateshead Leisure Centre.

The tournament is the first in a series of events set to pave the way for the Westfield Health British Transplant Games NewcastleGateshead 2015, which launched last […]

Case study: Dave Horner

By |March 2nd, 2015|

My wife gave me a second chance at life

When Dave Horner from Rotherham was diagnosed with Polycystic Kidney Disease two years ago, it didn’t come as a surprise.

The 43-year-old dad of two had grown up watching his own father suffer with the condition, enduring years of debilitating renal dialysis and as such, his own health […]

Case study: Justine Laymond

By |March 2nd, 2015|

Justine has been taking part in The Games for a number of years. Read her story below…

I suffered two right lung collapses in my early twenties. At the time I was not diagnosed with Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) and was told that it was not uncommon for tall, slim and athletic people to have lung collapses. Nevertheless, […]