NRAS News

  • Charity Founder, Ailsa Bosworth MBE steps down after 18 years as CEO

    26 Jun 2019

    The National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society (NRAS) has announced that Ailsa Bosworth MBE, the charity’s Founder and CEO, will be stepping down as CEO at the organisation’s AGM this week and taking on a new role as National Patient Champion. Clare Jacklin who has worked with Bosworth for the last 12 years will be taking over as CEO.

  • Rheumatology care compromised due to overworked NHS nurses

    30 Apr 2019

    The excessive workload for NHS rheumatology nurse specialists is compromising patient care, according to a new report released today.

  • Frogmore House and Garden Open Day

    15 Apr 2019

    Frogmore House and Garden, the charming royal retreat set within Windsor Castle's magnificent Home Park, will open to the public on 28, 29 and 30 May 2019 as part of the annual charity garden open days. One of the three charities that will benefit from the proceeds of this year's open days is the National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society (NRAS).

  • Wear Purple for JIA 2019

    9 Apr 2019

    #WearPurpleForJIA is a campaign that was launched in 2015 by two JIA mums to raise much needed awareness and funds for children and young people living with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis. Join us and help make #WearPurpleforJIA even bigger and better!

  • NRAS: How Brexit may impact on you

    28 Feb 2019

    Over the last few months, NRAS has asked its members and supporters to contact their MPs to raise various issues about the UK’s departure from the European Union and any impact this may have on people with RA and JIA.