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Surfs up for people with epilepsy in Torbay

12 August, 2014

The Torbay Branch of UK-wide charity Epilepsy Action is hosting an ‘Epilepsy Action in the Community’ event in Torbay to support people living with epilepsy.  The event aims to raise awareness of epilepsy and offers the chance for people with epilepsy to meet others with the condition. It also gives families affected by epilepsy the opportunity to take part in a unique surfing experience. Around 52,000 people are living with epilepsy in the south west.

Tea drinkers and budding bakers urged to brew up and bake for chari-tea

28 July, 2014

Brew lovers across the UK are being urged to take a break, put the kettle on and enjoy a cuppa and a slice of cake, all in the name of charity.

National Tea and Cake Break, which takes place on Friday 17 October, raises vital funds for Epilepsy Action, the UK’s leading epilepsy charity. The event encourages tea drinkers and cake lovers to indulge their sweet tooth while raising funds for the charity. The charity supports the 600,000 people living with epilepsy in the UK and their families.