Friday 20th July
10:00am till 4:00pm
RP Fighting Blindness would like to invite you to an Information Day focusing on Inherited Retinal Dystrophies (IRDs) and syndromes, including Retinitis Pigmentosa and Usher syndrome.
The event will include presentations from the following:
• Mr Martin McKibben, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Leeds Teaching Hospital
• Mr Raj Mukherjee, Consultant Ophthalmologist , Leeds Teaching Hospital
• Oxsight Smart Glasses
• Leeds & Bradford Rehabilitation Teams
• There will also be talks from a number of patients living with these conditions
• Chance to meet and discuss what support is available with local organisations supporting patients.
This is a great opportunity to find out more about Inherited Retinal Dystrophies (IRDs); the latest research information, to put your questions to the experts, meet other people and engage with the charity.
This event is free of charge, and is open to:
Anyone affected by RP or an inherited retinal dystrophy and their families
Professionals working with affected families
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND PLACES ARE LIMITED, SO PLEASE DO CONTACT US TO CONFIRM YOUR PLACE!
If you would like to attend the event or you have any questions, please contact the RPFB office for further details.
Saturday 30th June
11:30am to 4pm
The Old Fire Station
Leeds, LS9 6NL
A great FREE day for all the family at the Old Fire Station, Gipton. Lots and lots of fire engines and other appliances, old and new! We will also have a Chip Pan Fire display, a Diddy Dennis Fire Engine ride for the littl’uns, plus lots of stalls, ice cream and fun fun fun!
🚒 Loads of different fire engines and vehicles, old and new
⚽ Kids activities, games and crafts with Barnardo’s Willow Young Careers & Safari Cubs
🍰 Food and drink in the Slate cafe
📸 Pop up photo booth
🎶 Music and live broadcast from Chapel FM
👩🚒 Info and chat from the Fire Station Heritage Group
🌻 Gardening with Space2
🏰 Bouncy castle
🚒 Diddy Dennis rides
🍳 Chip pan fire safety display with WYFRS
🎈 Raffle, stalls and loads more!
Organised by the Fire Station Hertitage Group, supported by Space2 and The Old Fire Station
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