Entries by Neale Sterio

WLCF small grant awarded to Action for A-T

Wasps Legends Charitable Foundation, the past players network of Wasps, men and women, amateur and professional announced recently that they have issued a small grant award of £2,500 to Action for A-T. The donation will support work being undertaken at Nottingham University Hospital, which aims to measure the lung heath in A-T patients. This involves a […]

A zebrafish model of Ataxia Telangiectasia (A-T)

Research Project information Principal researcher: Dr Andrew Grierson Institute:  Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) & The Bateson Centre, University of Sheffield Cost: £88,710 over 36 months Start Date: April 2017 Zebrafish are small tropical fish that are gaining popularity for academic and industry-led research into human diseases. Almost all human disease genes (approx. 70%) have an […]

IMAGIN-AT – advanced lung imaging and function testing in Ataxia Telangiectasia

Research Project information Principal researchers:  Dr Jayesh Bhatt and Dr Andrew Prayle Institute: Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust Cost: £94,839 over 36 months Start Date: April 2017 What are the researchers proposing to do? The Nottingham team will scan the lungs of a group of children and young people with Ataxia-Telangiectasia (A-T) with a cutting-edge lung scanning technique […]

Organising Your Golf Day

Does your company or golf society organise their own golf day? Lose the stress and let our golf experts organise the whole day for you. We’ll take you through every step, showing you all available options from full event planning, catering, entertainment and giveaway options, to ensure your day is truly memorable. To find out more, contact […]

South West Ball

25th November 2017 The ever popular South West Ball returns on 25th November, and once again the venue is the iconic Great Hall of Bristol Grammar School. As always you can expect a fantastic evening of great food and top class entertainment, including a set from The Essential Take That. There will also be a host […]

Yorkshire Marathon

8th October 2017 The Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon has quickly established itself as one of the highlights of the White Rose County’s sporting year. This popular and picturesque run, with fantastic PB potential, takes participants past some of York’s splendid historic sites and along scenic country lanes, making it an attractive prospect for runners of all abilities. […]

Cotswold Way Challenge

30th June – 1st July 2018 Following on from it’s successful debut in 2017, the Cotswold Way Challenge promises some stunning scenery as you set off from historic Bath to take on the undulating course to Cheltenham. Choose from the full, half or quarter distance. Contact us at challenge@actionforAT.org for details. Key Information • Date: 30th June – […]

Cycle – Alpe d’Huez 2018

14th – 17th September 2018 Join Action for A-T in 2018 as we head for the Alps and the iconic Alpe d’Huez. Embark on a two day cycling challenge that culminates in the iconic 21 hairpin bend climb up one of the most revered stages of the Tour de France. This fully supported ride is […]