The Fritz (our Logo)

The L shaped blue and white spotty ribbon which appears on these pages and on the lapels of LBS supporters is the symbol of the charity’s awareness campaign. It is called the Fritz in honour of Dr Lewy. It is …

All Star Family Fortunes – Saturday 25th February 2012

A massive thank you and congratulations to Miss June Brown MBE and her family (Louise, Sophie, Bill and Hannah) on winning FAMILY FORTUNES top prize of £30,000. We are delighted and grateful that June and her family have nominated The …

Summary of our doctoral student’s PhD research

“Role of Glucocerebrosidase mutations in Dementia with Lewy bodies and Parkinson’s disease” Marzena Kurzawa PhD thesis Supervisors Prof. Patrick Chinnery, Dr Christopher Morris Institute of Genetic Medicine, Newcastle University Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) is a common form of age-related …

Dementia Awareness Day 2012

Our media statement for Dementia Awareness Day read: Dementia means much more than memory-loss, declares national charity To mark Dementia Awareness Day, Saturday 15 September, The Lewy Body Society is highlighting the needs of the estimated 200,000 people in the …

June Brown plays Family Fortunes Saturday Feb 25 on ITV1

On Saturday 25th February at 6.00pm on ITV1, our patron June Brown and Family (Louise, Sophie, Bill and Hannah) are playing ALL STAR FAMILY FORTUNES for a prize of £30,000. The quiz show donates the prize money to the winning …

Fundraising Ideas and Events

We raise most of our funding through our members and their families doing all sorts of sponsored activity and fundraising events. Think about anything you enjoy doing in your spare time, it can be a fantastic way to fundraise and …

London to Bankok by Motorcycle

Phil Evans, a 48 year old Welshman from London, is riding his Triumph Tiger 800 XC from London to Bangkok. He is doing this in memory of his late father John Evans who suffered from Lewy Body Dementia. Phil has …