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Special Notices here:

New Chairman, Robert Lester appointed at AGM  6.6.13 and re-appointed at AGM 12.6.14


 Meeting and Event Information

Group Meeting information shown on sub menu pages “Edinburgh Meetings” and ” West Lothian Meetings (Livingston)”  Special mtgs outside of normal PCa information and support meetings listed below but also more information on the meeting pages.

28/4/15 – Date for diary, all those interested in new treatments and exposure to government should go along to the reception organised by ELPCSG on 28th April 2015 to be held at 6 -7.30 pm in the Scottish Parliament Holyrood. Jim Eadie MSP. Duncan McLaren , Consultant Oncologist and Rob Lester, Chair of ELPCSG will all be presenting and there will be a networking session. For more information to register email info@elpcsg.co.uk.

11/4/14 – Prostate Cancer Study Day Murrayfield Stadium May 15th Macmillan Cancer Support working in partnership with Prostate Cancer UK to provide prostate cancer patients and their carers with a FREE information and workshop event- for reference and more information of this past event see the Flyer of Day Click HERE. For Agenda Click HERE.


Special non PCa meetings

Some meetings from time to time not on the subject of PCa so as not to remind members all the time they have prostate cancer!.. Meeting  Edinburgh October 17th  2013  - Watershed Scotland – Peter Wright who has mapped the Watershed of Scotland and walked it and now produced three excellent books gave a presentation along with beautiful pics of Scotland.For more information about Peter, the Watershed of Scotland and his books go to Ribbon of Wildness. Meeting Edinburgh Oct 9th 2014 Presentation by ELPCSG member Professor Norman Bonney called  ‘The extraordinary story of the London Cenotaph and the Edinburgh Stone of Remembrance. Professor Bonney is a member of the Humanist society. Click HERE for more information on the content of this fascinating talk.. Also more information too HERE on Professor Bonneys web blog.


 Prostate Cancer Awareness month, March 2014 meeting/lecture  

Meeting run by the West Lothian Group of ELPCSG about Genetic inheritance and prostate cancer.March 25th 2014. See Press article in West Lothian Courier. See also ELPCSG summary of talk, click HERE See pic below of Speaker Audrey Arden-Jones from the Royal Marsden, West Lothian Councillor John McGinty and Charlie Hogg of ELPCSG . …


 Published Obituaries of Members (click on links)

Kerry Napuk -  ELPCSG  Committee member – Died 28th August  2014 . PDF download also click  KERRY F. NAPUK OBITUARY

Malcolm Goldsmith - ELPCSG Chairman (2008-2010) Died 28th July 2011.

David  Wright - ELPCSG Chairman (2006-2008) . Died 18th February 2008.