Help advocate for EB this general election 2024

To help guide any conversations you may have with election candidates in your constituency, we have listed our key local government asks for the general election on Thursday 4 July 2024. Read more

DEBRA UK clay pigeon challenge raises over £35,000 towards BE the difference for EB appeal

17 teams took part in our seventh team flurry sporting challenge on 23 May at the E.J. Churchill Shooting Grounds. Read more

DEBRA UK at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

DEBRA UK is delighted to be an official sponsor of the Burma Skincare Initiative Spirit of Partnership Garden at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Read more

DEBRA opens new shop in Kirkintilloch

This lunchtime (Friday 17th May) we were excited to open a brand-new store in Kirkintilloch. Read more

HRH The Duchess of Edinburgh GCVO meets more DEBRA UK members at the Beaumont Hotel

On Wednesday 8th May, DEBRA Royal Patron, HRH The Duchess of Edinburgh GCVO met more DEBRA UK members during an afternoon reception at The Beaumont Hotel in London. Read more

Glamour and golf: April’s fundraising in Scotland

April was a busy month in Scotland for the fundraising team as we held two events for our BE the difference for EB appeal! Read more

DEBRA UK opens two new charity shops

We are back in Saltcoats and delighted to say hello in Trowbridge! Read more

Fundraising heroes April 2024!

We're lucky enough to have a group of wonderful supporters who help us raise awareness and funds for people living with EB. Here are just a few of our most recent fundraising heroes! Read more

HRH The Duchess of Edinburgh GCVO meets DEBRA UK members and supporters at Edinburgh reception

Last Friday (26th April) our Royal Patron, HRH The Duchess of Edinburgh GCVO met with DEBRA UK members and supporters at an afternoon reception held at Greyfriars Hall part of the Virgin Hotel in Edinburgh. Read more

Craig Hamilton to walk Hadrian's Wall barefoot for nephew, Harry, who lives with EB

Craig Hamilton is gearing up for an extraordinary challenge on May 18th, as he sets out to walk the entire 84-mile length of Hadrian's Wall, barefoot. Read more

DEBRA UK holds panel discussion at the LifeArc Translational Science Summit

DEBRA UK member and ambassador, Lucy Beall Lott, Vice President, Graeme Souness, CEO, Tony Byrne, and Director of Research, Dr Sagair Hussain, held a panel discussion at the LifeArc Translational Science Summit at the Business Design Centre in London. Read more

Meet our #TeamDEBRA runners ready to take on the London Marathon!

This Sunday (21st of April), 17 dedicated individuals will be donning their running shoes to conquer the renowned 26.2 mile London Marathon route, representing #TeamDEBRA. Read more

DEBRA Quarterly Update 2024 Q1

An update from our board of trustees, including key activities undertaken in the first quarter of 2024, and the progress we are making to BE the difference for EB. Read more

The Jammers Fans Association tribute walk supporting DEBRA UK

On Saturday 13th April, 16 determined walkers from the Jammers Fans Association (JFA) took part in a 10-mile charity walk to raise funds for DEBRA UK in memory of one of their members, Darren Gibbons. Read more

DEBRA UK opens new charity shop in Lightwater

We are delighted to open a bright and modern charity shop in the heart of Lightwater village. Read more

DEBRA UK announces first four EB voices ambassadors

We are delighted to announce our first four EB voices ambassadors. Read more

‘The Great Divide’ DEBRA UK sports dinner in Glasgow raises an incredible £86,000 for those living with EB

A huge thank you to everyone who joined us at the ‘The Great Divide’ DEBRA UK sports dinner in Glasgow on Thursday 21st March 2024. Read more

HRH The Duchess of Edinburgh GCVO hosts meeting with representatives from DEBRA UK and NHS England

On Tuesday 19th March, our Royal Patron, HRH The Duchess of Edinburgh GCVO hosted a meeting bringing together representatives from DEBRA UK and NHS England. Read more

DEBRA UK appoints three new official ambassadors

We are delighted to announce that three leading health professionals have agreed to join DEBRA UK as official ambassadors for the charity. Read more

DEBRA awarded Merit in the British Council Safety Awards

We're delighted to have achieved a MERIT in the British Council Safety Awards! Read more