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Epilepsy Action in the community - Torbay

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Epilepsy Action in the community - Torbay

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Event Date: 
Saturday 30 August 2014 - 10:00
Address: 
Splashdown Waterpark, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 6LN, United Kingdom
Event Category: 
Advice and Information Event

Come and join us for a fantastic weekend!

Epilepsy Action in the community


When: Sat 30 and Sun 31 August - 10am-4pm
Where:
Goodrington Sands, Paignton, Torbay

Would you like to learn to surf? How about trying kayaking? A game of beach volley ball? Or maybe you would just like to relax at a coffee and chat session and meet other people with epilepsy? There is something for everyone affected by epilepsy at our Torbay weekend.

You can join us for the whole weekend or just drop in for a session. The choice is yours!

Throughout the weekend there will be epilepsy information drop-in sessions and a cafe on our Big Red Bus.

What’s happening on Saturday?

10am-12pm - Mark Taylor Memorial Walk
A lovely stroll around some of Torbay’s most dramatic scenery followed by a coffee and chat. Walk starts and ends at Churston Court Inn, Brixham (please be at the car park for 9.45am)

1pm-4pm - Art and craft activities on the beach and on the Big Red Bus

What’s happening on Sunday?

All day - Fantastic beach activities

  • Surf lessons
  • Sea kayaking
  • Beach safety sessions

1-4pm - Beach party
Join us for some fun beach games as well as a picnic!

Epilepsy Action is working in partnership with Orca Surf to provide free surf, kayaking and safety lessons for people with epilepsy and their families.

Orca Surf is a disabled surfing charity. Its mission is to provide fun and life changing experiences to people with disabilities. All surf instructors taking part hold relevant qualifications and are fully trained to deliver surf lessons to people of all abilities

No booking is required for the weekend but we do need to know if you are interested in the surf lessons.

Register your interest for a free surf and kayaking lesson now

We are looking forward to seeing you there!

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Contact Name: 
Mark McDaid
Contact Number: 
07841416966

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