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Brian Gubbin

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our chairman, Brian Gubbin. Brian who had been unwell for the last two years, passed away on Friday, 19th October at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton.During Brian’s long chairmanship, well over £2million was raised by our charity. This has enabled state of the art, life- saving equipment to be purchased for the Hurstwood Park neurosurgeons which would not have been otherwise funded.Brian’s contribution has, ther...

October 30, 2018 12:00 am

Skydive for Hurstwood Park

We are participating in a skydive on August the 30th 2015 for Hurstwood Park Neurological Centre in Haywards Heath. My mother Cindy Beeney was diagnosed with an acoustic neuroma in 2013. An acoustic neuroma is a rare growth in the brain which effects 13 people in every 1 million every single year.

June 6, 2015 12:00 am

Forestry student treated at Hurstwood Park raises funds through music

Jane Acton writes: "Our son Tom Coleman, a Forestry student, fell out of an oak in Dec 2014 and smithereened his lumbar spine. His mobility was saved by brilliant surgery and care at Hurstwood Park Neurological Centre. As part of Tom's rehabilitation programme, he spent many hours playing music with his dad, Nick.

May 31, 2015 12:00 am

Charity Hub Launched

A message from Laura Miller from The Grounded Events Company Ltd. "Hopefully you all saw the Charity Support Programme document that we sent out the end of last year, in which we mentioned a Charity Hub that we were in the process of developing. We have now finalised the design, layout and initial content for this and I am happy to be able to send you the information and link below.

May 27, 2015 12:00 am

May News!

The League of Friends of HPNC have Booked AND paid for 6 places in the Brighton Marathon 2016, those wishing to take part and raised money for our Centre, please contact me on 01323-890879 or by e mail, this will on a first come first reserved basis, yours Brian Gubbin, Chairman, H.P.N.C. (L o Fr.) Sarah Robertson is taking part in Color Run Brighton on 10/10/2015. For more info, contact

May 20, 2015 12:00 am