Just a small group of us met at our usual venue in the Holiday Inn.
Strawberry Tea Fundraiser by Val is Saturday 27th June from 3.30pm to 5.30pm tickets are £5.00 and can be reserved through Val Tel. 01733 267005. There's a plea for prizes for the tombola and a request to Morrisson's for the strawberries and cream.
The Robert Horrell, Macmillan Centre Well-Being Day was highlighted by Claire who distributed flyers about the day, it was noted that this was by referral only from consultant, specialist nurses or GP.
Parachute Jump. Jane Bradley is raising money for Thorpe Hall and will be ‘Jumping’ with her daughter from Stibbington in July, she has also been invited to a PBCSG meeting to tell us all about it.
NCVO (National Council for Voluntary Organisations) have their annual conference at the Kingsgate Centre on 9th June. This is an opportunity to promote PBCSG work. The event runs from 9.30–4.00pm.
Beales Fashion Show: Manager Barbara has contacted us in the hope that PBCSG will be involved in their proposed Cat-Walk show.
Fundraising. We discussed what we could use our fundraising efforts for this year. Equipment that has been purchased previously from charitable funds is a tattoo machine and headlight for surgeons to use in theatres. The NHS does not fund all equipment needed!