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Last update : 1 September, 2018
 
01 Sep 2018 A reminder that there will be a bag-packing day in Asda Cookstown on Friday 14th September.
   
01 Sep 2018 The group start back next Thursday (6th September) in the Parochial Centre at Fairhill Road in Cookstown. 11am start. New members welcome.
   
28 Jul 2018 Many thanks to Royal British Legion Cookstown F.C. for the cheque today of £500 funds they raised from a charity soccer fundraiser they held recently.
   
04 Jul 2018 The final total for the tractor run in May was £1,030. Many thanks to everyone who made this such a great fundraiser
   
06 Jun 2018 The weekly group meetings will end on 28th June 2018. We are taking our annual break for the summer. Meetings will resume in the Fairhill Parochial Centre in September.
   
05 Jun 2018 The total for the amount of money raised from the 2018 Annual Easter Knitted Chick is £2,600. Many thanks to all the local schools and business' for their work.
   
02 Jun 2018 The group will have it's Annual Group Meal at lunchtime on 14th June at the Royal Hotel, Cookstown
   
01 Jun 2018 The final total raised from the 2018 Tractor Run has RISEN and is now £990.
   
11 May 2018 The total for the amount of money raised from the 2018 Annual Easter Knitted Chick sale should be available shortly.
   
11 May 2018 There will a bag-packing day in Asda Cookstown on Friday 14th September 2018.
  MS Awareness Day - Asda Cookstown
10 May 2018 Michael Gribben is the Local Community Outreach Officer for the Cookstown area with regard to Benefits and the upcoming implementation of Universal Credit. Universal Credit is due to be implemented in Cookstown on 14th November 2018. Full details of Universal Credit in Cookstown.
Michael gave a two hour talk on the topic and answered many, many questions. Some photos here.
   
06 May 2018 The final total raised from the 2018 Tractor Run was £790.
   
04 May 2018 Michael Gribben will be our guest speaker on Thursday 10th May. Michael will be talking about the new welfare reform and focusing on universal credits.
   
24 Apr 2018 Cookstown Multiple Sclerosis Help and Support would like to thank all those who participated and contributed to our 2018 Vintage Tractor Run which took place on Sunday 22nd April 2018. Photos of the Tractor Run can be seen here
   
19 Apr 2018 Many thanks to Briege Ferry and all the committee at Dunamore Hall for the cheque presentation today of £530. Proceeds from a fundraising dance held in Dunamore hall on Wednesday the 11th of April.
  Dunamore Dance 2018
   
   
8 Dec 2017 Many thanks to everyone who donated to the food bank appeal on Thursday. it was truly amazing to see such generosity form our members.
   
5 Dec 2017 Our weekly meetings will end on 21st December for Christmas and resume on Thursday 11th January 2018 at 10am in the Parochial Centre. New members welcome.
   
3 Dec 2017 Many thanks to Hugh O'Neill, President of Killymoon Golf Club, for the cheque presented to the group today for £800. The money was raised from a Golf Classic held recently at Killymoon Golf Club.
   
  Killymoon Golf Club fundraiser
   
11 Nov 2017 Insight Boccia Tournament at MUSA. The Eagles got to the final the and just missed top spot by two shots. Well done Tom, Una and Aaron. Well done also to the Meerkats on getting to the semi-finals.
  Boccia Runners Up
   
27 Sep 2017 The Cookstown Multiple Sclerosis Help and Support group are delighted to announce that they are now fully registered with the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland. Our Charity Registration Number is NIC106817.
  Charity Commission Northern Ireland
25 Sep 2017 We are pleased to announce that this Thursday, the head nurse from the Oaks Family Practice will be giving a talk to the group and handing out information on sepsis. Carers and family members are all welcome.
   
19 Sep 2017 The final total raised from our bag-packing day at Asda Cookstown on 9th September was £419. Thanks to all our volunteers and to Janice for making this fundraiser such a huge success. Thanks to all those Asda customers who contributed on the day and to Asda Cookstown.
   
   
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