Dyscover’s Photographic Exhibition
Posted 18th October 2013
Mayor of Reigate and Banstead, Councillor Dr Lynne Hackett, opened Dyscover’s first photography exhibition at the Harlequin Theatre Redhill.
The exhibition , entitled ‘ Tell a Story Hear my Voice’ , featured 70 stunning photographs on themes ranging from ‘Skyscape’ to ‘Insomnia’ and ‘A day at the Races’ . These were the work of 7 Dyscover members who had followed a 6 week summer course in ‘Documentary Photography’ . We are very grateful to professional photographer Natalie Collins who led the course, and to Mrs Smith and Mount Trust for funding the project.
Dyscover moves to new premises in New Malden
Posted 8th September 2013
We are delighted to announce the move of the Dyscover Kingston groups to larger premises in the Methodist Church rooms in New Malden High Street.
We continue to work in partnership with the Royal Borough of Kingston to offer long term support and opportunity to people with aphasia and their families.
We look forward to welcoming new members to our weekly groups which meet on Tuesdays from 10 to 12.30 and 2.00 till 4.00pm.
Donation from Esher Tangent
Posted 6th August 2013
Esher Tangent have donated £3000 to Dyscover the proceeds from two key fundraising events during last year. We were delighted to welcome members of the club to a morning session at Walton where they met members, volunteers and staff and found out more about what we offer.
Two Dyscover Volunteers Honoured
Posted 6th August 2013
Volunteers are another valuable resource here at Dyscover and we were delighted to hear the news that Pam Stone (left) and Christine Dearsley have both been honoured by the Mayor of Reigate & Banstead for their voluntary work at Dyscover. It was a great occasion held at Gatton Park and one of the highlights of the year so far. Congratulations to both of them.
Former Mayor’s Visit to Dyscover
Posted 18th July 2013
We welcomed the former Mayor of Epsom & Ewell, Cllr. Christine Long to Dyscover we were one of her three chosen Mayoral charities. Cllr Long formally presented Gill Jackson our President, with a cheque the proceeds from her highly successful fundraising year. We would like to thank Cllr Long and her Fundraising Committee for all their hard work on our behalf.