Today is Thursday 17th August 2017.

Edinburgh meeetings



Edinburgh Support have now decided to meet monthly for a while and have fixed the next few meetings for the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 11.00am in the Undercroft Café, under St Andrew's & St George's Church, 13-17 George Street (east end of George St) EDINBURGH EH2 2PA . Please do feel free to just drop in and see what it is all about.

These are the dates for your diary for the remainder of 2017:

8th August, 12th September, 10th October, 14th November and 12th December.

In 2017 the group met on 14th February, 14th March, 11th April, 13th June, 11th July

In 2016 the group met on 12th July, 9th August, 13th September, 11th October, 8th November, 13th December 2016. At the October meeting the guest speaker, Lorna Neill. Caro said "she is the wonderful secretary of PMR-GCA Scotland. She is hugely knowledgeable about both conditions, coming from a scientific background and having read everything she can lay her hands on in the way of research. She has also taken part in working groups which have provided guidelines on the diagnosis and treatment of PMR & GCA."  

The group met on 14th June 2016 in the Undercroft Cafe

The group met on 3rd May 2016 in the Amarone Cafe & Restaurant.

The group met at 11.00 on Tuesday 15th March 2016.

The group came together for a lovely lunch at Amerone on Tuesday 12th January 2016.

The group met at 11.00 on Tuesday 17th November 2015

The group met 11.00 on Tuesday 22nd September 2015

The group met 11.00 on Tuesday 14th July 2015

The group met 11.00 on Tuesday 19th May 2015 

The group met at 11.00 on Tuesday 31st March 2015  sharing their current situations and enjoyed general discussion.

The meeting at 11.00 on Tuesday 24th February 2015  included a really interesting discussion about prednisolone and it's benefits and side-effects .

The January 2015 meeting started later and was an occasion for a post Christmas lunch so 12.30 on Tuesday 13th January 2015  in AMARONE, 12 - 13 St. Andrew's Square, on the corner of the Square and George St

The group met at 11.00 Tuesday 11 November, in the Undercroft Cafe, St Andrew's & St George's Church, George St. (East end, near St Andrew's Square)

The group met on 16 September 2014 and continued to share information and coping strategies.

The group met on 15 July 2014 (only 3 members attending) but enjoyed the chat

The group met again on Tuesday 20 May 2014 and have agreed to meet alternate months for now - still in the Undercroft Café.

Their next Edinburgh meeting was on 22nd April 2014 - same place same time (11.00 in the Undercroft Café under St. Andrew's & St. George's Church towards the East end of George Street).

The first group meeting was held at 11.00 on 4th March 2014 in the Undercroft Café under St. Andrew's & St. George's Church towards the East end of George Street. Attendees were pleased to chat about their own experiences while they enjoyed each others' company.

This is early in the group's life and they are finding their feet and working out what would best suit folk in Edinburgh and the surrounding area so please do watch this website and if you are interested in becoming part of this group, either turn up or ring the HELPLINE (0300 777 5090) and your contact details will be passed to the organiser.