Meeting Dates & Times

Lister Hospital Prostate Cancer Support Group meets at regular intervals during the year.

 

DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND OUR CONTROL, THE MEETINGS FOR

MARCH AND MAY 2017 WILL BE HELD IN "SPRINGFIELD HOUSE" BOWLING GREEN, OLD TOWN STEVENAGE. ALL OTHER MEETINGS WILL BE HELD AT: PINEHILL  HOSPITAL, BENSLOW LANE, HITCHIN, SG4 9QZ

 

New and Prospective members are warmly welcome, along with their partners or bring a friend along.

 

Each month a guest speaker is invited.

 

A nominal £1 is requested from each member when they attend to cover expenses.

Spouses do not pay.

 

We arrange to arrive by 19:00 for refreshment and commence the meeting at 19:30, aiming to finish around 21:00. (Times Approximate).

 

Directions To Springfield House, Bowling Green:

 

FROM HITCHIN/A1M: Travel along the dual carriageway past Sainsbury's (on the right hand side). continue across the roundabout and along the dual carriageway and across the next roundabout, continuing toward Stevenage Town Centre. 

As you enter the one way system, keep to the right hand lane and just as you go round the right hand bend, Bowling Green is immediately on the right. If unable to park in Bowling Green, park in the High St and walk back to Bowling Green and Springfield House. 

 

FROM STEVENAGE TOWN CENTRE: Travel along the dual carriageway from the Tesco roundabout bypassing the Old Town. Keep right at the end of the dual carriageway and follow the one way system back toward the Old Town. keep to the right hand lane and just as you go round the right hand bend, Bowling Green is immediately on the right. If unable to park in Bowling Green, park in the High St and walk back to Bowling Green and Springfield House. 

 

Refreshments should be available prior to the start of the meeting.

 

If you are delayed please ring or text  07926 354949 to alert a member of the committee.

 

 

Dates                                         Guest Speaker.

For 2016.  

 

January 25th.          Tour of Pinehill Hospital, followed by 

                                 refreshments. Meet in reception at 6.30pm.

                                 Guide: Christine Scott, Marketing Manager.

                                 DO NOT GO TO SPRINGFIELD HOUSE.

 

 

February 22nd.       Mr Nikhil Vasdev, Consultant Urological

                                and Robotic Surgeon.

                                Update on work. 

 

March 22nd.             Linda Fowler.

                                 Senior Urology Research Nurse.

 

 

April 25th                Mr Guy Chetiryawadana. 

                                 Urology Advanced Practitioner.

                                 Mount Vernon Hospital.

 

 

May 24th.                Dr Felicity Kaplan.

                                 Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology.

                                 Prostate Cancer and Bone Health.

             

 

June/July/August.  There are no meetings during June,

                                 July or August, A Social Evening TBA,  

                                 Further details will appear nearer the time.

 

 

September 27th.      Mr David Box. Glaxo Smith Kline.

                                  Development of Medicines.  

                                                  

 

October 25th           British Heart Foundation.   

                                 Research and helping people with 

                                 heart problems.

                                  

 

November 22nd.     Christmas Refreshments &

Programme for 2018.

                                

      

 

December.               No Meeting.

We wish everybody a

Very Happy Christmas

&

Good Wishes for 2018.