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From the Spinal Ward to the Himalayas
Cheryl Law
Violist
10th October 2016

In 2015, violist Cheryl Law fell off a climbing wall and broke her back in 4 places. We were able to help to get her back playing. In a recent adventure to India, she raised over £2,600 for us by trekking throughout the Himalayas. 

As a new survey reveals the stresses and strains of a musical career, are we doing enough to support musicians?
Graham Sheffield
Chairman
29th August 2014

Graham Sheffield reflects on the results of our Health and Wellbeing survey and asks if we're doing enough to support musicians. 

Why fundraise for Help Musicians UK?
Jenny Argent
Fundraiser
27th August 2014

We helped Jenny in 2013 when an accident stopped her from playing the flute. She's now back to performing and tells us why she wanted to raise money for Help Musicians UK.

Are you covered? 5 things you need to know about insuring yourself and your band
Steven Howell
Music Insurance Broker
14th July 2014

Steven Howell of Music Insurance shares his expert advice through five quick tips and jargon-busting insights into getting the most out of your insurance. 

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Behind the music
Chris Sheehan
Director at Karousel Music
3rd June 2014

Karousel Music's Chris Sheehan tells us about his experience as a musician and why he's supporting Help Musicians UK.

Executive Director David Sulkin on the launch of Help Musicians UK
David Sulkin OBE
Executive Director
13th January 2014

David reflects on our achievements as the Musicians Benevolent Fund and looks forward to our future as Help Musicians UK.