4th Open Meeting

The Parkway Centre, Scunthorpe

Thursday 18th May, 2006


The fourth Support Group Open Meeting was held at the Parkway Centre in Scunthorpe on Thursday 18th May 2006 starting at 6.30 pm.

As this was to be our first meeting on the South Bank of the Humber the Committee were a little concerned that the meeting would not be well attended. As can be seen from these photographs our fears were soon dispeled by the excellent attendance.



The proceedings were opened by Mrs xxx of Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals who gave an excellent talk on the benefits of regular exercise to help reduce the effects of sleep apnoea. This obviously struck a
Respironics again generously donated a CPAP machine as our star prize in the raffle. In this photograph Mrs Helen Pentelow of Respironics is presenting the machine to the draw winner Mrs Joan Brown
Below is another general photograph of the proceedings, followed by 2 others which show the Maunfacturers displays. As with previous meetings the Manufacturers representatives were able to assist many of our members with useful advice on the various Masks and CPAP machines that are currently available to Sleep Apnoea sufferers .