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Annandale Distillery Visit

On Monday 11 March 2019 25 members of Headway North Cumbria visited the Annandale Distillery for a guided tour followed by afternoon tea. Annandale Distillery was established by businessman George Donald in 1836, and owned and operated by the Donald family until 1883.  Another businessman, John Sykes Gardner, upgraded the site and held onto […]

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Pancake Day at Headway House

Everybody loves pancakes, so Headway North Cumbria celebrated Shrove Tuesday, a day early,  during its weekly drop in session at the New Warterton Hall in Carlisle. During its Day Centre session a cookery group is run to allow members to learn kitchen skills and master new recipes.  On Monday 4 March […]

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AMF Bowling

On Monday 25 February 2019 a group of members from Headway North Cumbria went Ten Pin Bowling at AMF Carlisle.  We took over five of the 24 lanes and had 27 people bowling, with an additional 4 members helping out and cheering on our bowlers.  Participants had the opportunity to play two games. Whether experienced […]

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Research Project into Loneliness After Brain Injury

Jeanette Morris is a Masters student at the University of Central Lancashire and is studying to be able to help people cope with the emotional and psychological difficulties of having health problems.  She has been a volunteer with people with brain injuries for over four years and is interested in finding […]

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Headway Celebrates 40 Years and launches Challenge 40

This year will see Headway – the brain injury association turn 40.  Headway will be spending the year celebrating all that it’s achieved over the past four decades while redoubling efforts to support people living with the effects of brain injury today. The Headway story began in 1979 with the incredible vision […]

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Headway UK News – Winter 2018

Read Headway News Winter 2018 Edition This edition of Headway News explores the issue of sex after brain injury, introduces the Headway Annual Award finalists and describes how one survivor coped with returning home following their brain injury. It also provides an update on all the work the charity has done to highlight the problems […]

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