3 supporters smiling at the camera wearing green Anne Rowling Clinic T-shirts

Supporters' stories

Supporters' stories

Behind every decision to fundraise there is a story to tell and we'd like to share some of these with you.


A picture of scientific cookies on an Anne Rowling Clinic green serving dish

Roger Chen

Roger baked science themed cookies to support Parkinson's research.

A picture of fundraiser Linda McTurk at a table laden with lots of cakes and baking, the setting is Christmas and there are sparkling lights in the background. Linda and her friend are smiling at the camera while enjoying a cup of tea.

Linda McTurk

Linda used her love of baking to raise money in aid of the Anne Rowling Regenerative Neurology Clinic.

A picture of Zoe Farmer with 13 miles to go on the Kiltwalk 2022

Zoë Farmer

Starting her Kiltwalk challenge in the City of Discovery, Zoë walked 26 miles through North Fife, Dundee and Angus to raise money in aid of the Anne Rowling Clinic.

Picture of David and Helen Taylor on an ornate dry-stone bench

David and Helen Taylor

David and Helen combined celebrating fifty years of marriage with their friends and family, with fundraising in aid of the Anne Rowling Clinic.

Black and white picture of a racehorse on a cold day

Rhona Elliott MBE

Horse lover Rhona set up MS Borders Racing Club in 2004 to raise awareness of MS and funds for various charities, including the Anne Rowling Clinic.

Picture of Pamela celebrating her 50th birthday

Pamela Williams

Pamela used her 50th birthday celebrations as a way to have fun and to fundraise for the Anne Rowling Clinic. 

Debbie and Charis part of the Virtual Kiltwalk team at the end of their walk

Pam Macdonald

Pam, along with her colleagues at the Anne Rowling Clinic, took on Scotland's Virtual Kiltwalk to support neurological research.

Ann Gillies sitting in front of a boat and loch

Ann Gillies

Anne turned her daily walks into a way to support MS research, walking 100 miles in one month.

Carla in a green Anne Rowling Clinic running T-shirt with her boyfriend.

Carla Jack

Carla didn't let Covid get in the way of her fundraising when the Scottish half-marathon was cancelled. She just ran it herself.

Fundraisers on a mountain

Laura Morrison

Laura challenged herself and her friends and family to climb Schiehallion and raise funds for the Anne Rowling Clinic. 

The cast of medics musical all sat on a stage

Edinburgh Medics' Musical 2018

Fifth-year Edinburgh medical students wrote, produced and performed a musical homage to Harry Potter.

image of Ruth Seymour

Ruth Seymour

Ruth Seymour walked 500 miles over the course of a year to support research into multiple sclerosis.


Jamie Smith and friends sat on a grass hill wearing sports clothes.

Jamie Smith

Jamie organised a football tournament and invited companies in his sector to raise help funds for MS research.

image of Linda Campbell

Linda Campbell

Linda's made it her mission to raise funds through online auctions to enable experts to find a cure for multiple sclerosis.

Picture of John Laffey

John Laffey

John Laffey is making an impact on patients' lives with the support of friends, family, his employer and a decent pair of trainers.