Batik Cards have arrived!

The Batik Cards are now in the office being processed, organised and photographed in sections. Our first section is Ethnic and here is the selection for your perusal. They are priced at £1.25 plus p&p.  You can choose just one card or several cards; from one section or different sections.  Please send your requests to info@nlt.org.uk A                                                     B                                                        C D                            ...
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Vitality London 10000 – It Happened!

All the NLT runners arrived at Hatfield Park at 8.20am on Sunday morning for the Vitality Run and found our way to the 'pens' where runners are grouped according to their likely run-times and set off in two waves. Matthew and Joe were in the faster group, and Ian, Julie and Amy were with the slower ones. There was a great atmosphere, even though the numbers were much lower than the usual 24000. Matthew managed to be in the very front row in the first wave and at 9am on the dot they ...
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A sad goodbye to Mainudin

Some of you will already know that one of our Self Help group heros, Mainudin Dafali, passed away at the end of April this year. He had been unwell for some time with cancer of the tongue and had been in India for treatment. He leaves behind his new wife Sakila, and their baby daughter Upsana. Mainudin was a key figure in our Stigma Elimination Programme (STEP) from 2002 onwards because of his enthusiasm and commitment to helping people who were, like himself, affected by leprosy. Mainudi...
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The new Batik cards should be here soon!

We have been informed that the order we have placed for batik cards is about to be dispatched from Kathmandu (as at 18th June), and so we should have them soon. Once they have arrived, we will put some pictures onto the website so that you can see if there are some cards that you would like to order. Don't miss out!
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The 2021 Vitality London 10k Run is back on – for now!

NLT has been informed that the Vitality London 10000 Run is now to take place at Hatfield Park on 11th July. This is a surprise, and even now may not happen as the situation is changing daily, but for now we can gear up for this run which we have been looking forward to for two years now!   Our runners will be at least the same five who ran on 31st May at Maidenhead, and as we have six places, we can add another runner if we can find one! So once again, so soon after the pr...
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10k Run for NLT at Maidenhead 31st May

The unofficial 10k run for NLT went ahead in Maidenhead, in the face of uncertainty about the official Vitality London 10k that we hoped to participate in but which was postponed until a venue could be found. Our runners met up by the Thames at Maidenhead on 31st May and warmed up for the 2-way run along the Thames towards Marlow. All five runners - Matt, Ian, Joseph, Julie and Amy completed their run, with Matthew and Joseph running about 13k in their enthusiasm. All funds raised will suppor...
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