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Please note: Parkinson's Awareness Week

We are holding a Coffee morning at the Halifax Town Hall on Wednesday 10th April 10am - 1pm
The Mayor of Calderdale, Cllr. Marcus Thompson will be opening the proceedings around 10am.
We will be raffling a hamper on the day. All funds will go to the Halifax Branch, to allow us to continue to support the estimated 600 people diagnosed with PD living in Calderdale.

Please come and support the branch, please bring a friend, or two.

Radio Parkies

Halifax member, Phil Beckett, hosts a programme on Radio Parkies, every Wednesday 7pm – 8pm.
*Radio Parkies is only available on the internet, follow the link on

   Radio Parkies have recently launched a poetry competition, with the
   closing date for entries of 28th February 2019.

   Poems should be no more than 300 words long, can be about Parkinson’s or about Radio Parkies.
   Entries need to be in writing, but also as a voice recording.

   (The reader need not necessarily be the poet)
   If anyone wants to enter a poem, they can see a copy of the rules on the website above.
   If you would like some assiatance with the voice recording you can contact Phil on 01484 713035.

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We send out newsletters to members 4 times per year,  in April, July, October & December (usually) to cut down on postage costs.
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Please note we have no archive before July 2016.

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