FOUR YEARS

A DATE TO REMEMBER The original idea was to post that this on Monday 7 October 2015, but due to the school holidays and fatigue, this is a date that I will always remember. Exactly four years ago was the day when a team of amazing people carried out surgery on me to save myContinue reading “FOUR YEARS”

ALL I CAN TELL YOU

Several months ago, I received an email from a new health website called; allicantellyou.comThe people behind this website were aware of my rare cancer story and my determination to raise awareness of Malignant Myopericytoma. They were also aware that this is an extremely rare type of cancer and how rare it actually is. The senderContinue reading “ALL I CAN TELL YOU”

AND THE BEAT GOES ON

The Summer 19 edition of Connect, the quarterly magazine from rare cancer charity Sarcoma UK is now on their website.  Click to access connect_-_july_2019_-_web_version.pdf Meet the Fundraisers is a feature on pages 3 and 4 about 5 different stories and how volunteer fundraisers have given up their free time to raise awareness and much neededContinue reading “AND THE BEAT GOES ON”

MARILLION WEEKEND MARCH 2019 & PROG IN THE PARK

Hi and thank you for continuing to support my One of Fifteen, rare cancer Malignant Myopericytoma social media campaign. I am really conscious that I haven’t put anything on this site for a wee while. It’s down to a whole range of reasons that I haven’t been on the ball with this site and myContinue reading “MARILLION WEEKEND MARCH 2019 & PROG IN THE PARK”

THE NATIONAL

THE NATIONAL Yesterday was a normal Sunday in the O’Neil household. We didn’t have anything planned or any reason to go out, so we let Nathan play with his Nintendo Switch for quite a while. The Nintendo Switch was part of Nathan’s Christmas and he really enjoys playing with it.  I enjoy gaming myself, IContinue reading “THE NATIONAL”

A General Health Update – Results from CT and MRI scans in October& November 2018

This is my first VLOG for the One of Fifteen Campaign. So much has been happening with the campaign, Prog in the Park and my own health check ups. I also had a few CT and MRI scans. So I talk about this on this VLOG. I hope you enjoy this and let me knowContinue reading “A General Health Update – Results from CT and MRI scans in October& November 2018”

THE CHRISSY B SHOW – TONIGHT AT 10PM

BEING A GUEST ON THE UK’s ONLY MENTAL HEALTH AND GENERAL WELLBEING TV SHOW At 10:00pm tonight (Monday 3rd December 2018) I am appearing on; The Chrissy B Show. This is being shown on Sky Channel 191 (mytv). It will be repeated on Wednesday 5th December 2018 and again on Friday 7th December 2018. Both shows willContinue reading “THE CHRISSY B SHOW – TONIGHT AT 10PM”

UNISON -THE UK’s LARGEST TRADE UNION

FIFTEEN TO ONE – ARTICLE FROM UNISON’S MEMBERS MAGAZINE – U I started working with UNISON in November 2003. For those who read this Blog from other countries around the world, UNISON is the UK’s largest trade union. You will find UNISON members are employed across the public service’s across the UK, and what a greatContinue reading “UNISON -THE UK’s LARGEST TRADE UNION”

MY FIRST GUEST BLOGGER

MEET MY GOOD MATE KENNY I first meet Kenny Maclaren on my very first day of employment when I was working for UNISON, away back in November 2003. We were both Information Development Officer’s and we were in the Policy and Information based at UNISON’s Glasgow office. We became really good friends over the yearsContinue reading “MY FIRST GUEST BLOGGER”