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8 reasons to run a half marathon

Looking for a charity place for the Royal Parks Half Marathon? Look no further!

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Text saying things not to say to someone with epilepsy

Things not to say to someone with epilepsy - Louise's review

BBC Three published the video ‘Things not to say to someone with epilepsy’. This has attracted a variety of reactions. Blogger Louise Glover has sent in her thoughts exclusively to Young Epilepsy.

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Future of epilepsy

Help change the future of epilepsy

We have launched a fresh appeal to tackle epilepsy, affecting 112,000 children and young people in the UK.

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Sodium valproate hearing

Sodium valproate hearing: Your chance to speak out

On Tuesday 26 September 2017, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) is to host a public hearing, in London, on whether epilepsy therapies that contain sodium valproate pose a risk to pregnant women.

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Young Epilepsy 10k runners

Brilliant British 10k runners

On Sunday 9 July, five of our runners waved Young Epilepsy banners with pride having completed the British 10k.

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Young Epilepsy Football match

Ellison, 8, inspires fundraising at football friendly

On Saturday 8 July 2017, East Grinstead Town F.C. took on Leeds United and Liverpool legend Harry Kewell's Crawley Town in a pre-season friendly, to raise money for Young Epilepsy.

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Extended Hours

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ST Piers Go Karts

Harry Kewell’s first Crawley match in aid of Young Epilepsy

On Saturday 8 July, former Australian international Harry Kewell takes charge of his first game as manager of EFL League Two side Crawley Town FC. The Reds face East Grinstead Town FC in a pre-season friendly, to raise money for Lingfield-based national charity Young Epilepsy.

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ST Piers Go Karts

St Piers students lap up new Go Karts

On Friday 23 June Young Epilepsy hosted the launch of new Go Karts, which were funded by various donors.

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Wheelyboat Launch

Wheelyboat launch steers St Piers students to fun outdoors

On Friday 23 June Young Epilepsy hosted the launch of a Coulam Wheelyboat V20, which was funded by various donors, including our very own Scott Baptie, Olly Whitefoot, Alex Acraman and Marcus Frisby from the Weir Wood Reservoir.

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