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
MS Quiz Night :: 17th April 2016
MS Quiz Night
Wear Orange Wednesday :: 17th April 2016
Wear Orange wednesday
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
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.
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
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
2018 Saffery Rotary Walk :: 9th June 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