About Us

The West London & Middlesex Branch of the MND Association covers the London W, UB and TW 1 – 14 postcodes. The Branch is run entirely by volunteers and has been active in supporting people with MND for almost 25 years. Our support supplements that provided by the MND Association.

We provide practical help, information and local support to people with MND and those close to them, whenever they need it and in a number of ways. You can read more using the links on the right hand side of this page.

Want to get in touch? Please see our Key Contacts details below. Want to make a difference? Then click the link to find out how you can help.

Key contacts

Jeremy Vine

Branch Patron
Jeremy Vine

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Chair, Care & Support, and Campaigns
Kapish Narda

Naomi Neville

Treasurer
Naomi Neville
Naomi Neville

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Branch Contact
Jenny Gadsby
Phone: 07879068870

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Branch Secretary
Ross Marshall
Ross Marshall

Branch Roles

Twitter
Emma Wilson
Email: emmawilson.mnd@outlook.com

Web Editor
Alexandra Harris
Email: alexandra.mnda@outlook.com

Newsletter Editor
Allison Hill
Email: allisonhmnd@gmail.com

Newsletter Design
James Haslam
Email: james.a.haslam@gmail.com

Committee Member
Nick Edwards
Email: needwards@hotmail.com

Committee Member
Anne Hamerton
Email: annehamert@aol.com

Local Association Contacts

Area Support Coordinator - West London and Surrey
Lisa Burnard
Email: Lisa.burnard@mndassociation.org
Phone: 01604 800658

Regional Fundraiser - London and Thames Valley
Russell Spivey
Email: russell.spivey@mndassociation.org
Phone: 07872 161672

Want to make a difference?

Volunteers play an important role in the MND Association. The West London & Middlesex Branch is looking for more volunteers to get involved, to help ensure that people with MND, their carers and their families receive the support and services they need.

Although the branch is run by a committee, you do not need to join the committee in order to volunteer. There are many tasks relating to fundraising, publicity, social media and events with which you could help. Your time commitment can be as much, or as little, as you can spare.

If you can help in any way, please do contact us. The more volunteers we have, the more support we can provide for people with MND, their carers and families.

Whatever your skills, background and age, we can find a role for you. Here are just some examples, those marked ** are urgent needs:

Join our volunteer register for ad hoc opportunities:

  • This could be helping out at collections – these are often at interesting sporting or arts events, for which you would also get a ticket – but also includes station, supermarkets and other collections.
  • Or maybe acting as a marshal at our sponsored walk.
  • Or providing food for one of our events.
  • Join our Fundraising Group or organise your own fundraising event.
  • Become an Association Visitor**.
  • To participate in campaigning.

If you are interested in volunteering for the branch, please contact our Area Support Coordinator (West London and Surrey), Lisa Burnard; or our Branch Chair, Kapish Narda.

For further information and support contact our MND Connect helpline

mndconnect 0808 802 6262