Cheques Presentation at Diabetes UK London Conference

Cheques Presentation at Diabetes UK London Conference

Members of the Ilford and District UK group have handed a cheque for £6400 to help fund research at Diabetes UK at the London Conference hels on 25th March 2017.

The money was raised by organising a Quiz Night, Supermarket collections, Jumble Sales and Outings.

Roz Rosenblatt, London Head at Diabetes UK said 'We are very grateful to the Ilford and District Diabetes UK local group for this donation which will be used to helpfund our pioneering research'.

The latest figures show that 18,178 people in Redbridge have diabetes, representing 7.95 per cent of the borough's population.

Pictured (l-r) presenting the cheque to Kath Abrahams, Director of Engagement, Diabetes UK are Alec Turner, Alan Spink, Lorna Turner and Christine Potts.