Welcome to the nsif media centre. Read all the latest news, blogs and events.

The Breakthrough: 2014

16th February 2015

See highlights of the media coverage surrounding the announcement to the world that Darek Fidyka, who had a complete spinal cord injury, had regained function and sensation below the level of injury following treatment part-funded by nsif.

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Alain Roux’s Patronage Announcement

18th August 2020

We are excited to announce our new patron, Alain Roux. Alain’s late father, Michel Roux, supported nsif as a patron for 15 years. Alain is delighted to follow in his father’s footsteps and continue the Roux family’s support of the…

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Thank You Lockdown Fundraisers

22nd July 2020

Despite the cancellation of many fundraising events due to the Covid-19 pandemic, some of our fantastic supporters still gave up their time to raise funds for vital spinal cord injury research. We would like to say a BIG thank you…

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2020 Event Updates

5th May 2020

We are delighted to announce that it has been possible to reschedule both our Clay Pigeon Flush and Golf Day events. We have also made the decision to change the format of the Golf Day; the event will now take…

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Coronavirus Update

23rd March 2020

At this uncertain time, we would like to send our best wishes to all our supporters and the broader SCI community. If you have a spinal cord injury or you live with or care for someone who is, you may…

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3rd Annual Clay Pigeon Flush Day

12th February 2020

We are delighted to announce our third annual Clay Pigeon Flush Day at Pennsport Shooting School has been rescheduled to Friday 25th September 2020. Set in the beautiful countryside of Berkshire, you and three guests will be greeted by founder…

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14th Annual Golf Day Event

Our long-running Golf Day Event will now be held on Tuesday 15th September 2020. It will be held across one day with the tournament at its heart. The enjoyment and safety of our supporters is the catalyst for this change….

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The nsif Winter Newsletter

22nd January 2020

To hear the latest updates from the charity, click here to read our winter newsletter.

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Kamile completes first year of Professor Geoffrey Raisman Fellowship

Kamile joined the team at UCL in 2019 through the nsif funded Geoffrey Raisman Fellowship. Kamile will spend 3-years completing her PhD, which will work towards developing a model of spinal cord injury using special cells called olfactory ensheathing cells…

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Fourth Annual Christmas Carol Concert

12th December 2019

On Monday 9th December we held our fourth annual Christmas Carol Concert at St Andrew Holborn. Over 100 guests from across the UK (and Germany!) joined us for a festive evening of carols, choirs and canapes all while raising money…

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A tribute to Gary Rhodes

On the 26th November we were deeply saddened to hear of the passing of nsif’s loyal supporter and trustee of 15 years, Gary Rhodes. Our thoughts continue to be with his family at this difficult time and he will be…

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Angela & John Pye Raise Over £100,000 for nsif

10th October 2019

John and his wife Angela have been supporting the charity since 2011. Based in Yorkshire, the nsif champions have held several popular fundraisers over the years, including race nights, competitions, running events, fashion shows and cycling challenges. The most recent…

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The nsif Autumn Newsletter

3rd October 2019

To hear the latest updates from the charity, click here to read our autumn newsletter.

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Press Releases

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