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Meeting with Alzheimer’s Research UK Grant Review Board

The ARUK GRB meets twice a year to consider application for the various grants that they award to fund dementia research.  Yesterday, the Race Against Dementia team were invited to observe the GRB in action,...

Posted 18 Jan 2019

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Helen’s dementia is the fight of my life

Thanks to The Telegraph for some more great coverage for Race Against Dementia, raising awareness of this terrible disease and helping us to provide hope that we can accelerate progress to a treatment or prevention....

Posted 17 Jan 2019

Jackie Stewart of Great Britain, driver of the #2 Matra International Matra MS80 Ford Cosworth DFV V8 celebrates with his wife Helen

Speak openly and raise awareness about dementia

Sir Jackie and Lady Stewart attended the Wendover Dementia Action Alliance Christmas celebration in December.  The write-up in this week’s Bucks Herald highlighted Sir Jackie’s message not to be embarrassed by dementia, encouraging us all...

Posted 09 Jan 2019

Lewis Fox races against dementia!

Last weekend at Silverstone, Lewis Fox competed for the Walter Hayes Trophy, proudly displaying the Race Against Dementia logos on his car. The Mercedes F1 employee achieved his goal for the event by reaching the...

Posted 07 Nov 2018

More great coverage for RAD on the BBC

Sir Jackie started the week on the couch with BBC Breakfast, followed by interviews on Radio 4’s Today and Radio 5 Live. All building momentum to launch the RAD Fellowship Programme. Read more about the...

Posted 26 Oct 2018

RAD in the news

An exciting weekend, with some excellent coverage for the new Race Against Dementia Fellowship Programme, including an excellent interview on The Andrew Marr Show (click on the image below to view). Many thanks for the...

Posted 15 Oct 2018

Launching the RAD-ARUK Research Fellowships

Race Against Dementia is investing £2 million in a new research programme, supported by Alzheimer’s Research UK. The Race Against Dementia Fellowships are designed to power outstanding early career scientists in their pursuit of innovative...

Posted 14 Oct 2018

JCMG raising money for RAD

Many thanks to John Clark Motor Group, who were undeterred by the ‘soft’ weather yesterday for their Charity Golf Day at the famous Gleneagles course.  JCMG have selected Race Against Dementia as their charity for...

Posted 15 Aug 2018

Bike for Brains team of 6

Cycling from dawn to dusk on the longest day of the year, Cath Baxter, Ed Hassard, Guy Myram, Oli Anderson and Robert Howarth cycled form Edinburgh to York.  Wow! And in doing so, raised over...

Posted 22 Jun 2018

Amber Lounge at the Monaco GP

Amber Lounge is a world-renowned entertainment brand, respected for its luxurious hospitality and iconic VIP events. Last weekend’s Monaco Grand Prix saw a second successful event hosted by the Amber Lounge in support of Race...

Posted 13 Jun 2018