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Perthes Association Get Together October 2015

Posted by lisa on June 06, 2015 in Events, General tagged with

Perthes children and their families gathered together at The Holiday Inn Guildford on Saturday 24th October 2015. Our Main Speaker was Mr. Daniel Perry a National Institute of Health Research Clinician Scientist, Senior Lecturer and Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon whose speciality is Perthes disease and other paediatric hip disease. Currently leading research into Perthes disease at Liverpool University sponsored by Perthes Association. Entertainment for the children in the form of a brilliant act by Magic Carl  was excellent , and  was organised and sponsored by http://www.airtech.c

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Thank you!

Posted by lisa on March 03, 2013 in General, News, Stories tagged with

Perthes Association is a voluntary organisation dependant of the generosity of it’s members, friends and other supporters who work tirelessly to promote understanding of Perthes disease, and to assist families coping with the every day difficulties this diagnosis brings. We are grateful for the sponsorship of Airtech Air Conditioning and Climate Control, who have sponsored many events for the children and their families to enable them to meet other families and share their experiences.

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HOW TO MAKE A WHEAT BAG

Posted by lisa on December 12, 2011 in General tagged with

Ok, “what is a wheat bag” I hear you ask - a wheat bag is a bag filled with - wheat. You can put it in the microwave to heat up with a glass of water, and it stays warms for ages! Its more comfy than a hot water bottle and you can make them all kinds of shapes.

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Tommy Hill – Nothing’s gonna stop him now!

Posted by lisa on October 10, 2011 in Fund Raising, General, News tagged with

As a small boy Tommy Hill suffered from Perthes' Disease, and although he had corrective surgery at the age of six which left his right leg shorter, his dream was to become British Superbike Champion,he was crowned the British Superbike champion at Brands Hatch on 9th October 2011.

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On the move!

Posted by lisa on June 06, 2011 in General tagged with

Office Move 27th June 2011

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