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nsif 2017 Event Calendar

22nd February 2017

Get involved with nsif in 2017, see what upcoming events we have

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A tribute to Professor Geoffrey Raisman

31st January 2017

A tribute to Professor Geoffrey Raisman: A wonderful man with a brilliant brain We are very sorry to hear the news that our dear friend Professor Geoffrey Raisman FRS has sadly passed away. All our thoughts are with his family…

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The Christopher Tickle Fund 2016

31st January 2017

Last year (2016) was filled with an abundance of support from our various nsif champions, as always, The Christopher Tickle Fund has hugely contributed to the year’s efforts. The Christopher Tickle Fund was founded after Christopher suffered a neck injury…

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Response to Australian of the Year announcement

27th January 2017

26th January 2017 – London, UK: Following the announcement that Professor Alan Mackay-Sim has been named Australian of the Year we have seen some confusion in recent media reporting. We feel it is important to clarify that he was not…

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Winter Newsletter

26th January 2017

We wrap up 2016 with the final newsletter of the year, read it here. Be the first to hear the latest nsif news by joining our mailing list at the bottom of the page.

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LACE Housings incredible fundraising in 2016

25th January 2017

In 2016 we were very fortunate to be chosen as the LACE Housing charity of the year after they heard an inspirational talk from our patron Claire Lomas. Over the year they raised a huge £5,005.84 for us. nsif team…

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‘A Not So Silent Night’ Christmas fundraiser

15th December 2016

On Tuesday 29th November we kicked off the festive season with our first ever Christmas fundraising event, ‘A Not So Silent Night’. Over 150 guests turned out to support us and raise the roof with some lively carols, animated readings…

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Introducing nsif champion Matthew Walker

8th December 2016

This year, we have been very glad to welcome on board a brand new nsif champion, Matthew Walker. Matthew put a tremendous amount of effort and passion into his fundraising which was evident from his repeat appearances on BBC Radio…

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Joan Wiper & her Himalayan challenge on behalf of The Christopher Tickle Fund for nsif

23rd November 2016

Imagine a narrow path no wider than the length of your foot.  Now imagine that path and hundreds of others like it on an incline that would challenge the most nimble-footed of mountain goats and then imagine these same paths…

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Autumn Newsletter

14th November 2016

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The nsif team visit UCL

26th October 2016

On Monday the 24th October the nsif team went to the UCL Institute of Neurology to see the research we are funding in action. We heard presentations from Prof Geoffrey Raisman, Dr Darqing Li and Prof Ying Li and their…

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nsif Day – 21st October 2016

21st October 2016

nsif Day, is the day we mark the moment that everything changed for us. On the 21st October 2014 the BBC Panorama documentary ‘To Walk Again’ was aired, and the world was made aware of the breakthrough that had been…

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