Sci-Fi stars invite public to ‘get their geek on’ in support of CHAS.
Following the success of Edinburgh’s Capital Sci-Fi Con, the not-for-profit pop culture, comic and movie convention which donates all profits to Children’s Hospices Across Scotland (CHAS), the national charity wants you to ‘get your geek on’ for Geeky T-Shirt Weekend.
There are many occasions throughout the year that are always a difficult time for those who are bereaved - holidays, birthdays, anniversaries - and none more so than Mother's Day. As an occasion designed to celebrate motherhood, it can be a very difficult and emotional day, when the absence of your child is felt on a truly profound level.
Lifelong Cairneyhill residents George MacDonald and daughter Laura Campbell run two very different businesses side by side in the West Fife village, but they are united by a common life-long fundraising cause in CHAS.
A team of Abertay University students have paired up with CHAS in a bid to create a video game that can be played by children and young people with disabilities.