MS Rowathon - 19th April :: 20th April 2015
The 2015 MS Team Rowathon will be held at Beau Sejour on Sunday 19th April. Teams of 6 are invited.
2015 MS Rowathon :: 1st May 2015
2015 Rowathon raises over £5,000
Open garden event success :: 1st May 2015
An open garden event at Vauquidor Manor raised over £2,000
Leo Club Car Treasure Hunt :: 12th May 2015
Car treasure hunt Saturday 25th July 2015 
Car Treasure Hunt turns up gold for the Society :: 4th August 2015
Thanks to the work of the Leo Club of Guernsey, the Society's coffers received a welcome boost through the Car Treasure Hunt on Saturday 25th July.
MS Cake Off :: 7th August 2015
CAKE OFF teaser poster
Letter from new Branch Secretary :: 11th August 2015
Gill Ford has recently taken over as Branch Secretary and is keen to make contact with members. Please follow the "read more" link to read a copy of Gill's first official communication.
Important new information: Treatment of relapsing forms of MS :: 30th September 2015
The UK Multiple Sclerosis Society has today released important new information about managing relapsing forms of MS.Treat me right banner
Encouraging new therapy for primary progressive and relapsing forms of MS :: 9th October 2015

Roche have today released news of a new therapy, Ocrelizumab, which could be the first effective treatment to slow progression of the primary progressive form of the disease. This new therapy is also claimed to be at least as effective as the two leading treatments for relapsing remmiting MS, Tysabri and Lemtrada.

2016 Rowathon - :: 16th April 2016
2016 Rowathon
Wear Orange Wednesday :: 17th April 2016
Wear Orange wednesday
MS Quiz Night :: 17th April 2016
MS Quiz Night
2016 Branch Annual General Meeting :: 18th April 2016
Branch AGM
MS Flag Day Saturday 23rd April - Helpers Needed :: 19th April 2016

MS Flag DAY - Saturday 23rd April

Helpers are needed to cover all the colection points through the day. 

If you can spare an hour, plesae contact Peter Miller either by email  or call the MS line 715557.

Flag Day
Marathon Darts Match :: 27th April 2016

12 HOUR DARTS MARATHON Noon - Midnight  on Wed 27th at the Plough

Entry is by donation £2 or £5 and get our first pint free - wear Orange for enrol please email Skip or call the pub on 720599
AGM Guest Speaker to explain new consensus on management of MS :: 9th May 2016
AGM Speaker
2016 AGM well attended :: 5th June 2016
The 2016 AGM drew a good turnout and the committee was pleased to have attracted an expert guest speaker, Katherine Roberts, from UK Head Office, to explain more about the new consensus on the treatment and mnagement of MS.
Introducing MoveSmart :: 23rd June 2016

MoveSmart – Group Exercise Sessions for People with Multiple Sclerosis.


Exercise has been shown to be very beneficial as it reduces fatigue, improves mood, strengthens bones and muscles, increases control, and improves weight management. 


These free sessions, sponsored by the MS Society Guernsey are run every Tuesday at 9:30am and 10:30am.  


For further information please contact the MSG on 0148128564 or e-mail


Christmas 2016 :: 11th November 2016
Christmas Fayre poster
MS Society featured in January's Waitrose Community Matters scheme :: 1st January 2017

For the month of January the Guernsey MS Society have a 'community matters' box in Waitrose at Admiral Park.  Please support us by putting your green tokens in the MS box and by asking your family and friends to do the same.

Waitrose Community Matters

Great result from Waitrose Community Matters Scheme :: 9th February 2017
The Branch benefited by an amazing £663.00 from being included in the Waitrose Community Matters Scheme in January.

Many thanks to Waitrose and to all those customers who supported the Branch with their green tokens.

Waitrose Community Matters
AGM 2017 :: 30th March 2017
The Guernsey Branch AGM will be held at Les Cotils on 17th May at 6pm. For further details and agenda, please select this link 
Gill Ford collects the Community Matters cheque :: 30th March 2017
Cheque from Waitrose
2017_Rowathon :: 4th April 2017
New research - possible treatment for secondary progressive MS :: 29th May 2017
The Society has published details of a phase 3 trial for Simvastatin, a possible treatment for secondary progressive MS.

Please follow this link to read the article
Newsletter :: 29th May 2017
Gill Ford, Secretary of the Guernsey branch has pubished the branch's latest newsletter. Please click on this link to download a pdf version.
What has the GDA ever done for us? :: 12th June 2017
The Guernsey Disability Alliance was founded almost a decade ago, but what has it achieved? At a recent presentation, members of the GDA used the Monty Pythons sketch "What have the Romans ever done for us?" as the inspiration to explain the remarkable progress made in bringing equality of opportunity to the island's 13,0000 people with disabilities.

GDA Achievements
Latest edition of Changing Times published :: 28th June 2017
Changing Times is a publication featuring policy updates, developments and progress reports. There are many features on disability, access, strategy & disability legislation updates. 

To see the latest edition, please follow this link.
GOV.GG logo

Northern Trust gives us a dressing down :: 28th June 2017

We'd like to express a great big thank you to the wonderful staff of Northern Trust for donating the proceeds from their recent dress down day to the Society. A magnificent £822.14 - Thank you so much!

Northern Trust logo

Cannabis and MS :: 2nd August 2017

Ms Society Uk added a new video: Cannabis and MS. See link below
Cannabis Leaf
Guernsey Mobility Scooters :: 7th August 2017

If you are looking for a new mobility sccoter, Guernsey Mobility Scooters offer a package which include home assesments, scooter trial and delivery to your home.

They can be contacted at INFO@GUERNSEYMOBILITY.GG  

 or visit their website 

Mobility Scooter

DoitForDil :: 16th August 2017
This month-long event (3rd to 30th September) commemorates the life of the wonderful, funny, and amazing Paul Diligent, - Dil, as many of us knew him.

The Idea is that, together, we move a million miles by non-motorised means (miles covered in electric wheelchairs and other mobility aids do count however). Please read on for further details or, to register, please follow this link.

The first million entries are free! #DoitForDil

Introduction Pack :: 6th October 2017

This letter is part of an introduction pack containing a range of information, mainly aimed at the newly diagnosed, or those affected by MS who are not aware of the support available to them on Guernsey.  The pack also has a selection of leaflets so if you would like a full pack please email me with your address and I will put one in the post to you. My email is on the contacts page under secretary

Introduction Pack

Guernsey Disability Alliance AGM :: 6th October 2017
The Guernsey Disability Alliance's AGM was held on 3rd October at The Cotils. The States Members delivered their presentations which was then followed by questions from both those present, and from others listening to the live streaming of the meeting. if you were unable to come to the meeting and missed the live streaming, please follow the link below,


Click here to watch the video of the annual general meeting

Save the date Christmas Fayre :: 8th October 2017
Save the date for the MS Christmas Fayre, 2nd December 2017. More information to come.

Living with MS event :: 12th October 2017

You are invited to a Living with MS event to be held in Southampton on Saturday 18th November.
Please follow this link for more information


We All Matter Eh Campaign :: 16th October 2017

We All Matter, Eh? logo

Please follow
this link for the latest news from the Guernsey Disability Alliance's "We All Matter, Eh?" campaign.

Million Miles Challenge :: 19th October 2017

The month-long event in September to raise funds and awareness of MS has raised an amazing £7921.76 which could still rise!

Paul Diligent

Exercise Classes :: 23rd October 2017

Beau Sejour weekly exercise classes.

Beau Sejour


Million Miles Challenge up-date :: 29th October 2017
The total amount raised from this amazing event has now reached the incredible amount of £9,000.  
New therapy for frequently relapsing MS immediately available in England :: 11th November 2017

Mavenclad (cladribine) is now avaialble in England. Please follow the link below to read about this new oral therapy.
TV Programme :: 19th November 2017

 You might be interested in watching a television programme on Thursday evening about Mark Lewis who has lived with MS for 25 years.                                       
Ocrelizumab :: 21st November 2017

Ocrelizumab, was recommended for both relapsing and remiting MS and primary progressive MS for a licence by the European Medicines Agency in November 2017.

Join today :: 30th November 2017

Join the MS Society today and together our voices are louder, and we can fight harder for everyone affected by MS.

A successful Christmas Fayre :: 3rd December 2017
Thank you to everyone who came and supported the MS Christmas Fayre yesterday at Cobo Community Centre.

Waitrose Community Matters :: 4th December 2017

Please support the MS Society Guernsey by placing your green tokens in the box at the Rohais. 

Thank you.                    

Children's Christmas Party :: 10th December 2017

     Successful children's Christmas party!!

Guernsey Disability Alliance :: 14th December 2017


The December newsletter from Karen Blanchford, Director of the Guernsey Disability Alliance.                                                                We all Matter eh? 
Guernsey Disability Alliance :: 25th January 2018

To read the January's newsletter from the Guernsey Disability Alliance please follow the link below: 
What's the Buzz :: 30th January 2018

What's the Buzz?

Waitrose Community Matters :: 11th February 2018

A big thank you to Waitrose Community Matters and to all of you who placed their green tokens into the Multiple Sclerosis container during December.

Waitrose Matters

Cake Break 2018 :: 1st March 2018

Get together for a Cake Break this March
           Cake Break March 2018
States Disability and Inclusion Highlight Report 11 :: 3rd March 2018

States Disability and Inclusion Highlight Report 11

2018 Saffery Rotary Walk :: 19th March 2018

            We are delighted to have been chosen as one of twenty charities to receive funds from this year's Saffery Rotary Walk.

                         Saffery Walk

Stem Cell treatment :: 19th March 2018

Stem cell transplant 'game changer' for MS patients

How I'm feeling after my MS 'body reboot' :: 22nd March 2018
How I'm feeling after my MS 'body reboot'
MS Rowathon :: 15th April 2018
MS Rowathon 

 Please help the Guernsey MS Society by getting involved with our 5th Annual MS Rowathon! You do not have to be super fit to enter a team! Teams of 6 are welcome from corporates, sports clubs, or just groups of friends. Come and join us, raise some money for MS and have some fun!


  5th Annual MS Rowathon

Friday Facts :: 20th April 2018

I have been aiming to find out new items of which may be of interest to you. I put these under Friday Facts.

This week in particular I have added more links under the useful links, found down the right hand side of this page. I have recently been told of a few new organisations which you may be interesed in, so have a look under Useful links.
Enjoy the sunshine, and don't forget to join in with Wear Orange Wednesday (WOW) next week.
Wear Orange Wednesday 2018 :: 25th April 2018

Wear Orange Wednesday 25th April 2018

Assisted Dying Requete :: 8th May 2018

The Guernsey MS Society have been asked by the GDA for our communities comments on assisted dying. 

Please pass any comments to our Chair at: 

Guernsey Disability Alliance Balll :: 9th May 2018
GDA Ball
2018 AGM :: 10th May 2018

Just a reminder that you are invited to the 2018 Guernsey MS AGM.

Waitrose Community Matters :: 14th July 2018

Please support the MS Society Guernsey by placing your green tokens in the box at the Rohais. 

Thank you.                    

Waitrose Community Matters 414.00 :: 3rd August 2018

A big thank you to all of you who chose the Guernsey MS Society for the Community Matters scheme at the Waitrose Rohais store.
You helped raise the huge amount of £414.00. All the money raised stays in Guernsey to support those affected by MS.
Music Quiz :: 14th August 2018
The Proper Music Quiz
 Come along to a music quiz on 29th September at Sylvans Sports Club in St Peter's. Money raised is to be shared between the Guerney MS Society and Sylvans Sports Club.

Million Miles for MS 2018 :: 4th September 2018
                                                                               Million Miles 2018 has been

Join us :: 13th September 2018

If you are not already a member of the Guernsey Multiple Sclerosis Society then please think about joining us. For just an annual fee of £5.00 you will be given information about your local group and also you will be kept up-to-date with the latst research on MS.
Hot Off The Press :: 18th October 2018

Brand new discount scheme for members is up and running. For further details please see Discount under the Support column. New businesses to be involved soon.

Suspended jail term for MS sufferer sent drug :: 19th October 2018

Disability in the Island 2018 survey :: 4th November 2018

Disability in the Channel Islands Survey 2018 is now available to complete online.


Wanted Vinyl donations :: 12th November 2018

At the MS Christmas Fayre on Saturday 24th November there will be a table selling vinyls. We already have quite a load but more are always welcome. The more we have the more money we raise for the local MS Society.

Christmas Fayre :: 24th November 2018

It's nearly time for the Guernsey MS Christmas Fayre!


Health Connections :: 23rd January 2019

A Healthier and Happier Bailiwick

2019 Rowathon :: 3rd February 2019
The 2019 Rowathon is on at Beau Sejour. 
Come and burn the Christmas fat away and raise some much needed funds for a worthy charity. 

MS 2019 Guernsey Rowathon :: 3rd February 2019
Results MS Rowathon at Beau Sejour
MS Quiz :: 4th April 2019


We are now full!
WOW 24th April :: 11th April 2019

Join us for this year's WOW (Wear Orange Wednesday)