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Steve Dayman on Men C cases in Liverpool

Steve Dayman on Men C cases in Liverpool

Following yesterday’s news of another case of Meningococcal Group C in Liverpool our founder Steve Dayman has written a message to students at the affected university. Here is his message: I w.....

Dave’s hard work is nationally recognised

Dave’s hard work is nationally recognised

Congratulations to our very own Community Ambassador for Warwickshire, Dave Hancock, who last night was named an Inspiring Communicator at the CharityComms Awards in London. Dave, 48, who had viral me.....

End the wrangling

End the wrangling

Many of you may have seen in this morning’s Independent newspaper the front-page article on the ‘wrangling’ over the introduction of the lifesaving vaccine for Meningitis B between t.....

Nick Clegg questioned about vaccine delay

Nick Clegg questioned about vaccine delay

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has said that he’ll look into why negotiations on a new meningitis vaccine are taking so long.Chief Executive of Meningitis Now, Sue Davie telephoned into Nick C.....

Latest update on Men C vaccine for teenagers

Latest update on Men C vaccine for teenagers

As you may already know, all teenagers in the UK are currently given a vaccine to protect them against meningococcal group C (Men C) disease. Today we learnt that the JCVI has recommended that this .....

Calling on Yorkshire Building Society employees and customers

Calling on Yorkshire Building Society employees and customers

If you are an employee or customer of Yorkshire Building Society, please nominate us as charity of the year for your branch. Each one selects three charities from those nominated and all receive &poun.....

Campaign continues in the Commons

Campaign continues in the Commons

MPs from all parties joined us at the House of Commons on Tuesday 4th November to hear our renewed calls for the early implementation of the Meningitis B vaccine. It was a busy day for our staff and .....

What’s your vision of No Limits?

What’s your vision of No Limits?

There’s still time to enter the brilliant online photo competition – No Limits. Organised by Irwin Mitchell in association with ourselves, No Limits aims to show how disabled people can o.....

Our brilliant volunteers

Our brilliant volunteers

Our brilliant volunteers have been out and about raising awareness and vital funds. Dave Hancock, one of our Community Ambassadors, and Amanda Gray had a charity stall at Nuneaton Market and raised ov.....

Taking our MenB fight to parliament

Taking our MenB fight to parliament

Tomorrow we are taking our meningitis fight to parliament - where we will tell MPs enough is enough and insist the meningococcal group B vaccine is introduced on the NHS as soon as possible.  Th.....

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