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The Blesma News for 2020 covering news, activities and fundraising events for limbless veterans. 

  • The Resilience Sessions - Series 2 is coming

    6 December 2020

    The Resilience Sessions Podcast, which grew out of the Making Generation R programme and pairs injured veterans with public figures to discuss overcoming adversity, is launching a second series. Olympic athlete and TV broadcaster Kriss Akabusi MBE leads the new line-up as he talks to Member Mat Armitage about childhood experiences, magical thinking, determination and military humour. “The Members taking part in the Making Generation R programme want to help others develop the sort of resilience they have had to,” said Chief Executive Jon Bryant. “A n

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  • The Big Give Christmas Challenge!

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    1 December 2020

    Blesma are thrilled to announce that we are taking part in The Big Give’s Christmas challenge! One Donation = Twice the Impact For seven days in December (01 – 08), the Big Give offers Blesma supporters the opportunity to have their online donation doubled, meaning ever

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  • Have your Say!

    25 November 2020

    As we all know too well, 2020 has been a year of fast-moving changes to the way in which we all live, work and spend our free time. Blesma is keen to gather information on how we can best serve our Members following the long months of lockdown and into the New Year. Please take the opportunity to give us your thoughts by filling in our Members’ survey here. You will also find a paper version has been inserted into the latest issue of the Bulletin. Topics include... Blesma Connects It has been

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  • Coronavirus information for Blesma Members

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    20 November 2020

    The outbreak of Coronavirus/COVID-19 in the UK, and globally is deeply concerning. As the pandemic continues Blesma is taking daily account of the situation and the governmental measures relating to it. Our absolute first concern is to the health and wellbeing of our Members and staff and we are continually reviewing how we deliver our services to ensure this is the case. INFORMATION FOR OUR MEMBERS Please know that Blesma will continue to support its Members in all the ways it can. Ours is an Association founded

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