Events

The Albinism Fellowship holds family events across the UK and Ireland throughout the year.
These events provide a great opportunity for people with albinism and their families to meet up and share experiences in a friendly and social atmosphere.
Details of upcoming events will be posted on this page as soon as they are confirmed.

Albinism Fellowship Events

These are events run by or in partnership with the Albinism Fellowship. At these events, AF trustees and/or contact persons will be available to provide information.

Other Events

These are events run by individuals or other organisations, which the Albinism Fellowship has agreed to publicise as they may be of interest to people with albinism.
Note that the AF takes no responsibility for these events and there will not necessarily be any AF representatives available to provide information.

Albinism Fellowship group photo

Albinism Fellowship Events

Details of upcoming events will be posted here as soon as they're confirmed.


Saturday Lunch Get-Together, Sevenoaks, Kent

Saturday 20th February 2016, 12pm onwards

Toby Carvery
Badgers Mount
London Rd
Sevenoaks
Kent
TN14 7AD
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AF Member, Nanette, is organising a Saturday lunch gathering at the Toby Carvery near Orpington & Sevenoaks, for people with albinism and their families.
This is a great opportunity for AF members of all ages to enjoy a sociable meal together.
The basic adult meal costs £6.99 with a kids meal at £4.59. There are lots of vegetarian options too.

The restaurant is just off Junction 4 of the M25.
It is also a short distance from Knockholt station on the London Charing Cross to Sevenoaks line. From the station, you can get to the restaurant by taxi or No 402 Bus.
For full details of the restaurant, and how to get there, please see the restaurant website.

Please note: Booking is essential for this event, please e-mail Nanette at kent@albinism.org.uk to book your place.

We are trying to raise some funds to help subsidise this event. If there are any members who would like to come to this event but are worried about the cost please contact roselle.potts@albinism.org.uk.


Connect Albinism Information Day
Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland

Saturday 20th February 2016, 11am-3pm

RNIB NI
First Floor
Embassy Building
3 Strand Road
L'Derry
BT48 7BH
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Albinism Fellowship welcomes you to our Albinism Information Day in Derry/Londonderry in partnership with RNIB NI. It will include:

Further details to follow.

Booking required for this event - Please contact;
Rosaleen Dempsey, Contact Person (Northern Ireland)
028 9033 4116 (Direct Line)
rosaleen.dempsey@rnib.org.uk


Scotland Family Event

Saturday 7th May 2016

Kinning Park Complex
43 Cornwall Street
Glasgow
G41 1BA
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The venue is near central Glasgow, easily accessed from the M8/M77/M74 junction and the Kinning Part Subway Station.

More details to follow.


Connect Albinism Information Day
Belfast, Northern Ireland

Saturday 28th May 2016 11am-3pm

RNIB NI (Royal National Institute of Blind People NI)
Victoria House
15-17 Gloucester Street
Belfast
BT1 4LS
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Map)

Albinism Fellowship welcomes you to our Albinism Information Day in Belfast.
The day will include:

Further details to follow.

Booking required for this event - Please contact;
Rosaleen Dempsey, Contact Person (Northern Ireland)
028 9033 4116 (Direct Line)
rosaleen.dempsey@rnib.org.uk


Charity Golf Day

Jointly in Aid of Albinism Fellowship and MacMillan Cancer Support

Monday 30th May 2016

Royal Epping Golf Club, Chingford, London E4

One of our members has kindly nominated the Albinism Fellowship to be the joint beneficiary from his Captain's Golf Day tab the Royal Epping Golf Club, Chingford, London E4.
Teams of 4 are very welcome to enter, with registration and breakfast from 9.30 with Tee Off planned for approximately 11:30.
Entry fee is £25, plus £20 Green Fee. This will include Coffee and Bacon Roll plus Burger/HotDog afterwards.

Entry must be confirmed in advance - please contact golfday@albinism.org.uk for further information.


Brighton Family Event

Sunday 11th September 2016

Brighton Marina, Brighton, East Sussex

Save the Date

After last year's successful event, we are pleased to announce that AF Member Emma Gosling is organising another Brighton event for September 2016.
More details will follow nearer the date.


Other Events

These are events run by individuals or other organisations, which the Albinism Fellowship has agreed to publicise as they may be of interest to people with albinism.
Note that the AF takes no responsibility for these events and there will not necessarily be any AF representatives available to provide information.

Albinism Family Day - Norwich

Saturday 14th May 2016 10am-2pm

Garrick Green Infant School
Garrick Green
Norwich
NR6 7AL
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Map)

Find out about Albinism in a fun and interactive way!
Virtual School Sensory Support are holding their first Albinism Family Day

The day will provide an opportunity for children and young people with Albinism and their families, (siblings, parents and grandparents) to get together, have fun and learn something new.

To join us please contact Virtual School Sensory Support on 01603 704040 or claire.hogston@norfolk.gov.uk.