We’ve bought another £150,000 microscope for St Georges Hospital!

We've bought another £150,000 microscope for St Georges Hospital! - The John King Brain Tumour Foundation is passionate about supporting the incredible work of the Neurosurgeons at St. George’s Hospital Trust, Tooting, London. ​We're very proud that during 2020 we were able to raise £150,000 to purchase another state-of-the-art Zeiss surgical microscope for [...]

We’ve bought another £150,000 microscope for St Georges Hospital!2022-10-25T20:37:08+00:00

Hampstead Heath Autumn Walk Raises in Excess of £4,000

Hampstead Heath Autumn Walk Raises in Excess of £4,000 - On Saturday, November 4th, the Neuro team from St. George’s Hospital united for an 8-mile, heart-warming walk through the scenic Hampstead Heath Park, marking their 3rd annual walk. They managed to complete their walk, but unfortunately, due to the weather, they had last-minute cancellations, resulting in [...]

Hampstead Heath Autumn Walk Raises in Excess of £4,0002023-11-15T16:45:49+00:00

Yasmin Stoneman – 3 Peaks Challenge

Yasmin Stoneman’s fundraiser on behalf of John King Brain Tumour Foundation. Congratulations Yasmin on completing The National 3 Peaks Challenge, which was an outstanding achievement. In Yasmine’s own words, we share her experience. “We did Nevis in 6 hours. The weather was fine but very cold at the top. Ben Nevis was a [...]

Yasmin Stoneman – 3 Peaks Challenge2023-10-19T16:01:50+00:00

Garden Furniture Donation for The Rose Centre

The John King Brain Tumour Foundation are delighted to be able to donate bespoke garden furniture to the Rose Centre, Cancer Department at St. George's Hospital. In 2023, John Greco, Head Gardener at St George’s, and his team were able to create a new garden for staff in the Rose Centre to take [...]

Garden Furniture Donation for The Rose Centre2023-10-18T11:03:47+00:00

Generous Legacy Gift

We have received an incredibly generous legacy gift from my closest friend, Debbi Barker. Debbi was diagnosed with oral cancer in 2019 and after surgery to remove part of her tongue, she went into remission. However, in March 2020, she was diagnosed with stage 4 head and neck cancer and sadly passed [...]

Generous Legacy Gift2023-09-25T13:07:48+00:00

Cycle to Bilbao for Brain Tumour Research

Cycle to Bilbao for Brain Tumour Research and Princess Alice Hospice Congratulations to Andrew Burton for finishing the 1,100 km ride to Bilbao in Northern Spain. As planned it was an 8-day cycling trip, that covered 661 miles or 1064 kilometres and was completed on his bamboo bike. The cyclists saw stunning [...]

Cycle to Bilbao for Brain Tumour Research2023-08-02T07:14:54+00:00

John King Brain Tumour Foundation Charity Abseil

Take a leap for the John King Brain Tumour Foundation and join our charity abseil at Guildford Cathedral on Saturday 8th June 2024. Do you fancy a thrilling, fun and extremely rewarding challenge? Face your fears, and help support the JKBT Foundation. Climb the Tower’s spiral staircase of 249 steps to a [...]

John King Brain Tumour Foundation Charity Abseil2023-11-01T16:56:33+00:00

Imelda’s Story

Imelda's Story - We would like to share this moving story from our dear friend Imelda. For 18 years, Imelda experienced various signs of a brain tumour. She suffered from debilitating headaches, memory loss, extreme fatigue, personality changes, sleep apnea, weight gain, pituitary gland issues, 40% hearing loss and more. She sought [...]

Imelda’s Story2023-07-12T08:47:09+00:00

Charity Tapas Evening Raises £13,000

Charity Tapas Evening Raises £13,000 - On Thursday 29th June, we were delighted to welcome over 100 guests to the wonderful José Pizarro at The Swan Inn, Esher, for tapas, paella and an evening of fundraising organised by project21forlife in support of the John King Brain Tumour Foundation. We are pleased to [...]

Charity Tapas Evening Raises £13,0002023-07-05T07:00:50+00:00

Creating the John King Brain Tumour Foundation Hospital Garden

Creating the John King Brain Tumour Foundation Hospital Garden - The roof garden outside McKissock Ward at Atkinson Morley Wing has been an invaluable space for not only neurosurgical patients, families, and visitors but staff too and became a peaceful haven for the staff during the COVID 19 pandemic where they could [...]

Creating the John King Brain Tumour Foundation Hospital Garden2023-07-18T11:31:40+00:00

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