Epilepsy event

Epilepsy Action Northern Ireland’s Foyle branch is hosting a seminar in Derry to support people with the condition.

The event will take place on Monday 23 January at the City Hotel from 6.30pm to 9.00pm.

Morina Clarke, Northern Ireland Manager, said: “This is the first of our series of 2012 events. The focus of this event will be on paediatric epilepsy services in the Western Trust and Barnardos special support services.”

Speakers include Dr Deirdre Peake, paediatric consultant neurologist, and Jennifer Anderson, paediatric neurology nurse, from the Belfast Trust. There are a limited number of sponsored places available so people wishing to attend should contact Joanne Baker on 0113 210 8884, or email jbaker@epilepsy.org.uk

Tickets cost £6.00 for delegates (£4.00 concessions), £10 for a couple (£6.00 concessions). You can book online at www.epilepsy.org.uk/services/local-events