Author Archives for Emma Hallam

Fashion Show 2024

July 4, 2024 12:16 pm Published by Comments Off on Fashion Show 2024

Thank you to everyone who joined us at The Bodie Hodges Foundation and Alex’s Wish Fashion show – it was a fabulous event....


#BeMoreAlex Business Community Speakers Morning

June 19, 2024 3:00 pm Published by Comments Off on #BeMoreAlex Business Community Speakers Morning

What a fabulous event we have had at our Speakers Morning hosted by the wonderful Lumbers Jewellers in their beautiful venue, truly lovely!First...


Football Tournament 2024

June 19, 2024 11:01 am Published by Comments Off on Football Tournament 2024

What a fabulous day we had at our Charity Football Tournament on Saturday, 15th June taking place at Quorn Football Club!...


An Evening with Nigel Owens MBE

June 12, 2024 2:17 pm Published by Comments Off on An Evening with Nigel Owens MBE

What a joyous night it was – An Evening with Nigel Owens MBE. A huge thank you to Ella and Rich for all your hard work over the last six months, selling tickets, getting together amazing prizes and arranging all the details for the event itself....


Supercars 2024

June 10, 2024 8:05 pm Published by Comments Off on Supercars 2024

Thank you to everyone who came along and supported our Supercars event on Sunday – the day raised over £9,500. This year we had a fabulous new venue Ratcliffe College with a beautiful drive up to the venue itself. ...


Emma guest spot on ‘Batting the Breeze’ podcast

May 30, 2024 2:10 pm Published by Comments Off on Emma guest spot on ‘Batting the Breeze’ podcast

We wanted to share with you Emma’s first podcast appearance, it is a fabulous listen as she takes you right back to when Alex was diagnosed, and talks about setting up the charity and how the diagnosis has powered her to make a difference....


EXCITEMENT BUILDS AS NOTTINGHAM’S HOTTEST CHARITY EVENT SELLS MORE THAN THREE QUARTERS OF TICKETS IN JUST 30 DAYS

May 28, 2024 10:12 am Published by Comments Off on EXCITEMENT BUILDS AS NOTTINGHAM’S HOTTEST CHARITY EVENT SELLS MORE THAN THREE QUARTERS OF TICKETS IN JUST 30 DAYS

NOTTINGHAM HOT PROPERTY, the city’s most popular annual charity music event, is encouraging local businesses to get their attendance secured quickly after overwhelming demand saw over three quarters of its available tickets snapped up for the upcoming 20th anniversary show....


Multum Gin Parvo Gincello Launched

May 14, 2024 2:11 pm Published by Comments Off on Multum Gin Parvo Gincello Launched

We are so excited to announce the launch of the Multum Gin Parvo #BeMoreAlex Gincello. We know a big spirit when we see one and there is none bigger than that of Alex Hallam, his family and the team at Alex’s Wish....


The Brother’s Trust funds a new prototype for the Arm Assist Suit.

April 30, 2024 1:20 pm Published by Comments Off on The Brother’s Trust funds a new prototype for the Arm Assist Suit.

The revolutionary Arm Assist Suit rebranded ELEVEX project has received Grant Funding of £50,000 from Alex’s Wish, with the support of The Brothers Trust ELEVEX is being developed by Duchenne UK (DUK) in partnership with Spinal Muscular Atrophy UK, the University of Liverpool and University of Central Lancashire....


London Marathon 2024

April 24, 2024 1:28 pm Published by Comments Off on London Marathon 2024

This year Nima Patel ran the London Marathon for Alex’s Wish – she did an epic run on the day finishing in 4hrs 25!!...


Nottingham Hot Property choses Alex’s Wish

April 19, 2024 3:09 pm Published by Comments Off on Nottingham Hot Property choses Alex’s Wish

THIS YEAR annual charity music event Nottingham Hot Property is celebrating its 20th anniversary with an event BIGGER and BETTER than ever before....


Two new Trustees join the Board at Alex’s Wish.

April 12, 2024 10:22 am Published by Comments Off on Two new Trustees join the Board at Alex’s Wish.

We are so pleased to announce that we have successfully appointed two new Trustees to join our Board. Dr Aishah Iqbal and William Hazlerigg join their fellow Trustees from the 1st of April....


Spring Launch 2024

March 12, 2024 1:17 pm Published by Comments Off on Spring Launch 2024

Our 2024 Spring Launch event took place on 7th March at the Novotel, it was great to have over 100 businesses and supporters in the room....


Sunday Spotlight – Marie Ellis

March 2, 2024 8:38 pm Published by Comments Off on Sunday Spotlight – Marie Ellis

Last week we had an incredibly interesting time talking to Marie Ellis from Elite Account Services about the ‘mountains’ she has had to climb over the last couple of years....


Fill our Hearts with Hope

February 15, 2024 4:08 pm Published by Comments Off on Fill our Hearts with Hope

February is the month of LOVE, so what a perfect time to launch our HEART campaign….. Our heart muscles need dystrophin to function efficiently....


We’re pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Laurie Cave and Vasiliki Ioannidou to our diet and nutrition project

January 31, 2024 1:08 pm Published by Comments Off on We’re pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Laurie Cave and Vasiliki Ioannidou to our diet and nutrition project

The project, which is led by Dr Jarod Wong, consultant paediatric endocrinologist at the Royal Hospital for Children, Glasgow, aims to increase understanding of diet and nutritional needs in people with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) so that guidance and resources can be developed....


Breaking News – First Treatment for ALL patients gets approved in the UK

January 16, 2024 8:34 am Published by Comments Off on Breaking News – First Treatment for ALL patients gets approved in the UK

We are delighted to welcome the news that the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has approved vamorolone (sold under the brand name Agamree) for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) in patients aged 4 years and older.This...


Our Christmas Campaign

November 29, 2023 1:01 pm Published by Comments Off on Our Christmas Campaign

This year our Christmas Campaign is all about the Heart. Heart failure continues to be the main cause of death in Duchenne, we have recently had boys that have lost their lives at just 15....


Our Boogie Nights Ball Photo’s

November 22, 2023 9:28 am Published by Comments Off on Our Boogie Nights Ball Photo’s

Thank you Steven Havers – here are the fantastic photo’s from our Boogie Nights Ball 2023 – if you would like a print of any photo please see all the prices and details here www.haversbusinessphotography.com...