Please find details below of the NRAS group meetings taking place next week:
NRAS Group Meetings—Week Commencing 7th November 2016
Mid Somerset NRAS Group
Meetings are held at the Taunton Rugby Club, Hyde Lane, Bathpool, Taunton TA2 8BU.
Tuesday 8th November - 7pm - Guest speaker: Dr. Stone will present 'RA and lung involvement'. There will be free entry into this meeting and mince pies!
Oxford NRAS Group
Meetings are held in the Lecture Theatre at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Windmill Road, Oxford OX3 7LD on Tuesdays every other month from 6:30pm to 8:00pm.
8th November - Guest speaker: Dr. Stephanie Dakin will present: Shouldering the Burden of Tendinopathy
Great Yarmouth NRAS Group
The Great Yarmouth & Waveney NRAS Group meet in the ‘Buzz Room’ of the Louise Hamilton Centre, James Paget Hospital, Gorleston, Great Yarmouth, NR31 6LA from 5:30pm-7:00pm on the second Tuesday of each month.
8th November - Guest speaker: Jan, company director from BeActive Mobility is coming to show us some products suitable for people with RA and to answer questions
Heart of England (Solihull) NRAS Group
This NRAS group meets on a Wednesday every other month and have a NEW meeting venue, now to be held at: Solihull Women’s Institute (meeting room on the ground floor), 745 Warwick Road, Solihull, B91 3DG (car park entrance on Union Road) from 6:45pm for prompt start at 7:00pm to 9:00pm.
9th November - Christmas social with festive food and raffle
Worcester NRAS Group
Bi-monthly meetings take place on Wednesdays between 6.45pm to 8.30pm at the Lyppard Hub in Ankerage Green, Warndon Villages, Worcester WR4 0DZ.
9th November - Kirsty Edwards, Rheumatology Nurse Specialist will present 'Fibromyalgia and Rheumatoid Arthritis'
South Lakeland and District NRAS Group
The next meeting of the South Lakeland NRAS Group will be held on: Wednesday 9th November
Taking place at: South Lakes Foyer, Prince Charlie's House, 95 Stricklandgate, Kendal, LA9 4RA.
Guest speaker: Jenny Stockdale, Physiotherapist at Westmorland General Hospital will present: 'Exercise for RA'
North Essex (Colchester) NRAS Group
This group meet on the second Thursday of every other month at the St. John's Church Community Centre, St. John's Close, Colchester CO4 0HP (parking available on site) from 7:00pm-8:30pm.
10th November - 'Yoga taster session' by Fern, local yoga instructor
Isle of Wight NRAS Group
Bi-monthly meetings are held at Laidlaw Day Hospital, St Mary's Hospital Campus, Dodnor Lane, Newport, Isle of Wight on a Thursday from 7:00pm - 9:00pm.
10th November – Guest speaker: Phyllis Goodwin (Local Author of 'Dog Tales and Other Gems') - Shall we write a book?
Gwent NRAS Group
All future meetings of the Gwent NRAS group will be held on the second Saturday of alternate months at Caerphilly Library, The Tywn, Caerphilly, CF83 1JL from 9:30am.
12th November - Guest speaker: Siân Harris, Valleys Nordic Walking Instructor, experienced in using this method of walking to help with pain
You, your family, friends and healthcare professionals are all very welcome to attend and you don’t have to be a member of NRAS to attend a group meeting!