welcome to the cambridge branch of parkinson’s uk

The Cambridge Branch covers a wide area and tries to fulfil the aims of Parkinson’s UK locally by providing information, support and advice for people with Parkinson’s, their carers, families and friends. 

Because we’re here, no one has to face Parkinson’s alone.

We’ll find a cure. Together.


Cuppa & Cake Zoom meetings & recordings:

The branch meet online for ‘Cuppa and Cake’ on the last Friday of each month and also mid-month. We’re lucky to have presentations from various special guests and we aim to record all of our branch meeting presentations so that if you miss a meeting live you can catch up on YouTube.

Upcoming presentations are listed on our Diary Dates page
Past recordings are below and on our YouTube channel.


Rory Cellan-Jones presentation

The branch were delighted that Cambridge University Alumni, television and news reporter and PwP, Rory Cellan-Jones, was willing to present to the branch at our Cuppa and Cake on 11 June.  His talk was a personal history of his journey with Parkinson’s, its impact on his life and how his insight into technology is supporting … Continue reading Rory Cellan-Jones presentation

Roger Barker Presentation

If you only watch one video from the Branch it must be this one! Our Cuppa and Cake Meeting on Friday 23 April was attended by 60 logins and in a lot of cases there were two viewers, at a guess we were close to a hundred participants!  It was great to see many of … Continue reading Roger Barker Presentation

World parkinson’s day

The branch had a Virtual Branch Cuppa and Cake Meeting on April 9 welcoming Tom Bryans (classic guitarist) and to celebrate World Parkinson’s Day Parkinson’s UK “World Parkinson’s Day” online celebration took place online Parkinson’s UK website and YouTube


This local branch serves Cambridge, which is a university city and the county town of Cambridgeshire, England, on the River Cam approx. 55 miles north of London. 
The red tulip is a symbol adopted by the Parkinson’s community worldwide to bring awareness to Parkinson’s.
72 branch members attended the 2019 Branch Christmas lunch which was held at the David Rayner Centre, Scotsdale’s Garden Centre, Shelford Road, Cambridge.
Parkinson’s UK is the operating name of the Parkinson’s Disease Society of the United Kingdom.
A registered charity in England and Wales (258197) and in Scotland (SC037554). Registered office: 215 Vauxhall Bridge Road, London SW1V 1EJ.

Welcome to the Cambridge Branch of Parkinson's UK