Join us at special events across the country to learn more about the work of Alzheimer’s Research UK and how gifts in Wills make research possible.

Nottingham research and antiques event

Discover the beautiful surroundings of the Carriage Hall in Plumtree, Nottinghamshire. Bring along an antique item of your choice and experts from Dawsons Auctioneers and Valuers will be ready to value your item while you enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and slice of cake.

You will also hear from a local researcher about the groundbreaking dementia research happening in Nottinghamshire, and how gifts in Wills make this work possible.

When?

Thursday 13 October, 11am-1pm

Where?

The Carriage Hall, Station Road, Plumtree, Nottingham NG12 5NA

London research and antiques event

Bring along an antique item of your choice and experts from Dawsons Auctioneers and Valuers will be ready to value your item while you enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and slice of cake. This event will take place at Signature Care Home, a luxury care home in Barnet.

You will also hear from a local researcher about the groundbreaking dementia research happening in London, and how gifts in Wills make this work possible.

When?

Tuesday 18 October 10.30am-12.30pm

Where?

Signature Care Home, Barnet, London, EN5 4BS

Essex dementia research event

Join us to learn more about dementia research and the work of Alzheimer’s Research UK. You’ll hear from our science communications team all about Alzheimer’s disease and other causes of dementia, brain health and how you can reduce your risk. A local scientist will then go into detail on the amazing research taking place near you.

You’ll learn about how gifts in Wills left to Alzheimer’s Research UK fund scientists around the country and make this ground-breaking work possible. Following the event, you will have the chance to explore the East Anglian Railway Museum, with a guided tour run by knowledgeable volunteers.

When?

Wednesday 19 October, 12noon-2pm

Where?

East Anglian Railway Museum, Chappel & Wakes Colne Station, Station Road, Wakes Colne, Essex, CO6 2DS

Oxfordshire Planning for the Future event

This free event will give you the opportunity to hear from an experienced solicitor about legal issues relating to Powers of Attorney, paying for care and related areas. It will focus on how these issues affect people with dementia, their families, friends and carers. There will also be an opportunity to ask any questions you may have.

You’ll hear about the world-leading research being funded by kind supporters like you, as well as how you could support us with a gift in your Will. Following the event, you will be able to explore Waterperry Gardens at your leisure, free of charge.

When?

Monday 14 November, 11am-1pm

Where?

Waterperry House and Gardens, Near Wheatley, Oxfordshire, England. OX33 1JZ

More events will be coming soon – please contact the Gifts in Wills team on 01223 896 606 or giftsinwills@alzheimersresearchuk.org to register your interest.

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Our Planning for the Future pack contains information about these legal issues, especially for people affected by dementia.

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This guide explains what’s involved in making or updating a Will, as well as highlighting things to consider if you or a loved one have dementia. And if you believe, like we do, that research can bring about life-changing breakthroughs – you can find everything you need to know about supporting Alzheimer’s Research UK with a gift in your Will.