Tag Archives: Fundraising

Our Intrepid Brave Trekkers Are Back Safe And Sound

Hi, The amazing team who battled hyperthermia, 2 freak snowstorms and winds of 80 miles an hour on Kilimanjaro are back at the Hotel. Holly said she will never take a shower for granted again!! As I am writing this I know they are celebrating the amazing journey.  Most of us who have climbed Kilimanjaro […]

Congratulations!

Well done, to the Kilimanjaro Team on such a huge achievement. We are so proud of Holly King for raising over 5,000 so far, please keep those donations flowing for the John King Brain Tumour Foundation. We are a registered charity supporting the Atkinson Morley Wing of St George’s Hospital to treat brain diseases and disorders. […]

Kilimanjaro Team – Another Update

Hi to every one, I have just had the latest update from our Kilimanjaro Team. A hasty phone call from Holly saying was I sitting down, then the phone went dead!  You can imagine how worried I was. She called back and relayed the story of the previous night. They set off and after 5.5 […]

Charity Skydive Event

Skydivers jump to it to raise £10,000 for the neurosurgical department at St. George’s Hospital, Atkinson Morley Wing. A team of 9 made a leap of faith as aerial dare-devils in the first skydive in aid of the John King Brain Tumour Foundation. The group took the plunge from 12,000 ft above the Kent countryside […]

New Chairs for McKissock Garden

We are so happy to say the new chairs have arrived for the McKissock Garden and are now installed for all to enjoy. The famous Brain Surgeon Henry Marsh CBE commissioned the gardens to help with patient recovery however following Henry’s retirement in 2015 the garden was in serious need of some TLC. With the agreement […]

Sky Dive – John King Brain Tumour Foundation

To all you fantastic  people who sponsored me. It was amazing but very scary doing the first 40 second free fall.  I was first out so had no choice but to leave the plane!! Huge huge thanks for all your wonderful donations.  We are hoping as a team to raise £10,000 so well on or […]

Charity Skydive Event

20th October 2019 at Headcorn Aerodrome Skydivers jump to it to raise £9,500 for the neurosurgical department at St. George’s Hospital, Atkinson Morley Wing. A team of 9 made a leap of faith as aerial dare-devils in the first skydive in aid of the John King Brain Tumour Foundation. The group took the plunge from 12,000 […]

John King Brain Tumour Foundation Fundraising Event

Many thanks to all who attended the John King Brain Tumour Foundation event recently held at Fortnum & Mason ‬in Piccadilly. ‪Big thanks to neurosurgeon Tim Jones from  St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust ‬ ‪Brain Surgeon Henry Marsh CBE and amazing support from Tony Woods of Garden Club London.‬ ‪We have raised over 200K already and on […]