Take a look at our recent newsletter – Spring 21

Take a look at our recent newsletter which is sent to everyone signed up.  If you have not signed up don’t worry you can still view it here: Keeping Abreast Spring 21 Newsletter If you want to make sure you get all future updates just use the subscribe button in the newsletter at the top left of page or use …

Lister Hospital Celebrate International Nurses Day

Our Herts & Beds group were out promoting their group at the Lister Hospital, Stevenage last week to celebrate International Nurse’s Day. Caroline Brooking (Staff Nurse Plastic Surgery Outpatients and KA Volunteer) was on hand with her colleagues to provide information about the group and the services they offer. They were also able to promote the new patient packs they …

KA Liverpool strut their stuff on the catwalk

It was a great night, held at Pablinos on the 8th November.  We wanted to show that women can still look great after reconstruction and have fun. It was a great experience, having hair and make up done professionally and hearing so many lovely compliments.  The clothes were provided by Bags of Sparkle Liverpool. Thanks so much to all those …

Pink Party kicks off Octobra in style in Liverpool

Our Liverpool group kicked off Pink OctoBRA in style at the beginning of October with their very own Pink Party! After many weeks of planning and prepping the team welcomed 100 people including consultants and Breast Cancer nurses.  It was a great night lots to do including pin the nipple on the booby, limbo, selling retro sweets on the tables, …

Cake & Samosa’s Raise Awareness of BRA Day in Leicester

On Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day – Wednesday 17th October our Leicester group were out raising awareness of Keeping Abreast at the Leicester Royal Infirmary. With it also being National Burn Awareness week, both Keeping Abreast and Leicestershire Fire & Rescue Service held a joint Cake & Samosa sale during the day and raised a total of £342. Megan Sweeney Burns …

Just Walk 2018: Dust off those hiking boots and Just Walk for Keeping Abreast.

How                       Visit: https://www.just-walk.co.uk When                   Saturday, 12th May 2018 Where                  Goodwood Racecourse, Chichester What                     10k, 25km, 35km, 45km or 60k charity walk Just imagine it: the first signs of Spring are blossoming around you as walk through a back drop of dramatic rolling hills, idyllic pastures and tranquil woodland, either just enjoying the time to yourself or soaking it all …