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News from Arthritis Research UK

Arthritis Care and Arthritis Research UK – joining together

Arthritis Research UK and Arthritis Care logos

Arthritis Care and Arthritis Research UK have a shared ambition – to help over 10 million people living with arthritis in the UK. After careful consideration, the decision was made to merge Arthritis Care into Arthritis Research UK.

Liam O'Toole giving a speech at the 2017 parliamentary reception

Arthritis in Parliament

On Tuesday 5 July, Arthritis Research UK held a parliamentary reception sponsored by Fiona Bruce MP. The event attracted more than 60 MPs, who came to find out more about how arthritis can impact their constituents.

Pictured Penny Mordaunt, Kate Green,and Baroness Brinton. Chair David Brindle.

Putting Disability Benefits on the Election agenda

Volunteers, campaigners and staff from Arthritis Research UK attended the National Disability Hustings this week hosted by a consortium of charities working to support people with disabilities.

The Transport for London (TfL) 'Please offer me a seat' badge

TfL launches badge to recognise customers with invisible impairments

Transport for London (TfL) has launched a ‘Please offer me a seat’ badge to recognise customers with invisible impairments.

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Partridge in a Pear Tree

Visit our shop to see our new range of Christmas cards and wrapping paper. 2018 calendar and diary also available.

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