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Last known survivor of 10th Battalion Parachute Regiment laid to rest at Burrough-on-the-Hill

Victor Gregg, 'The Last Man Standing' of the World War Two, 10th Battalion, The Parachute Regiment, passed away on 12th October 2021, aged 101. Last week, on Remembrance Sunday, Victor was laid to rest at the 10th Battalion memorial which lies at the gate…
Victor Gregg, 'The Last Man Standing' of the World War Two, 10th Battalion, The Parachute Regiment, passed away on 12th October 2021, aged 101. Last week, on Remembrance Sunday,… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2021/11/last-known-survivor-10th-battalion-parachute-regiment-laid-rest-burrough-hill/

Intensive rehab lodges nearing completion

Our accommodation lodges are nearing completion with beds and sofas built and the final finishing touches being added. They will offer an unrivalled rehabilitation experience for people who are newly injured
Our accommodation lodges are nearing completion with beds and sofas built and the final finishing touches being added. They will offer an unrivalled rehabilitation experience for… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2021/11/intensive-rehab-lodges-nearing-completion/

Hambo on his Life, Interrupted

Hambo has been interviewed by former Blue Peter presenter Simon Thomas for his incredible podcast Life, Interrupted. In his podcast Simon explores human endurance through the toughest times. In a series of interviews with well-known celebrities and notabl…
Hambo has been interviewed by former Blue Peter presenter Simon Thomas for his incredible podcast Life, Interrupted. In his podcast Simon explores human endurance through the… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2021/09/hambo-his-life-interrupted/

Furniture Village kits out new rehab lodges

The brilliant team at Furniture Village invited Hambo and some of the team down to their Fosse Park store recently to choose furniture for the Foundation’s intensive rehab lodges which are due to open in the Summer.
The brilliant team at Furniture Village invited Hambo and some of the team down to their Fosse Park store recently to choose furniture for the Foundation’s intensive rehab lodges… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2021/05/furniture-village-kits-out-new-rehab-lodges/

Foundation supports paralympian’s call for support for disabled during lockdown

Leading paralympian Sophie Carigill is calling for more to be done to help disabled people benefit from physical activity during the pandemic in a Guardian article this week. A sentiment strongly supported by the Foundation.
Leading paralympian Sophie Carigill is calling for more to be done to help disabled people benefit from physical activity during the pandemic in a Guardian article this week. A… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2021/01/foundation-supports-paralympians-call-support-disabled-during-lockdown/

Blog post from Foundation CEO published

Foundation CEO Tommy Cawston has written a guest blog post for The Black Stork Charity all about the importance of community in rehabilitation and how we’ve continued our work during the coronavirus pandemic.
Foundation CEO Tommy Cawston has written a guest blog post for The Black Stork Charity all about the importance of community in rehabilitation and how we’ve continued our work… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2021/01/blog-post-foundation-ceo-published/

Physiotherapy to continue at the Get Busy Living centre during lockdown

We’re delighted to confirm that we’re able to continue offering expert physiotherapy to our beneficiaries during the latest lockdown, in line with Government guidance.
We’re delighted to confirm that we’re able to continue offering expert physiotherapy to our beneficiaries during the latest lockdown, in line with Government guidance. Our new… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2021/01/physiotherapy-continue-get-busy-living-centre-during-lockdown/

Get Busy Living Centre is back up and running!

The Get Busy Living centre is back up and running and it’s been wonderful to welcome back both existing and new beneficiaries to continue their rehabilitation following life altering injuries.
The Get Busy Living centre is back up and running and it’s been wonderful to welcome back both existing and new beneficiaries to continue their rehabilitation following life… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/10/get-busy-living-centre-back-and-running/

Signed copies of The Hurt by Dylan Hartley

Foundation Ambassador Dylan Hartley will personally sign and dedicate copies of his book ‘The Hurt’ at the Get Busy Living Centre at the end of this month.
Foundation Ambassador Dylan Hartley will personally sign and dedicate copies of his book ‘The Hurt’ at the Get Busy Living Centre at the end of this month. The best-selling book… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/10/signed-copies-hurt-dylan-hartley/

2021 MHF Calendar to feature some old favourites

Due to the corona virus pandemic we have been unable to arrange a time for the tigers boys to be photographed for our calendar. However the good news is this year six current first team players will be joined by some old Leicester Tigers favourites in the…
Due to the corona virus pandemic we have been unable to arrange a time for the tigers boys to be photographed for our calendar. However the good news is this year six current… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/10/2021-mhf-calendar-feature-some-old-favourites/

Sponsor a Tree or Paving slab at GBL Centre

It’s been a really challenging period for everyone over the past few months and all charities have been hit hard and we are no different.
It’s been a really challenging period for everyone over the past few months and all charities have been hit hard and we are no different. We have worked hard during the… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/08/sponsor-tree-or-paving-slab-gbl-centre/

Outdoor PT sessions resume at Get Busy Living Centre!

Foundation beneficiaries were once again put through their paces in outdoor work out sessions by specialist disability coach and Personal Trainer James Sutliff (Sutty).
Foundation beneficiaries were once again put through their paces in outdoor work out sessions by specialist disability coach and Personal Trainer James Sutliff (Sutty). The… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/08/outdoor-pt-sessions-resume-get-busy-living-centre/

Outdoor PT at Get Busy Living Centre!

Good news! We are now in a position to make a cautious start towards re-opening the Get Busy Living Centre. Starting on Wednesday June 17th 2020 we will be offering outdoor one to one training sessions with our personal trainer Sutty. We will be following…
Good news! We are now in a position to make a cautious start towards re-opening the Get Busy Living Centre. Starting on Wednesday June 17th 2020 we will be offering outdoor one to… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/06/cautious-start-towards-re-opening-get-busy-living-centre/

Beneficiaries Stay Home and Stay Healthy with Perform Better UK

Beneficiaries of The Matt Hampson Foundation got home deliveries from Perform Better UK to keep them active and healthy during the current period of Lockdown caused by Covid19.
Beneficiaries of The Matt Hampson Foundation got home deliveries from Perform Better UK to keep them active and healthy during the current period of Lockdown caused by Covid19.… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/03/beneficiaries-stay-home-and-stay-healthy-perform-better-uk/

Home Rehab Kits Sent Out !

The Foundation team have prepared and sent out today home rehab training packs to our beneficiaries.
The Foundation team have prepared and sent out today home rehab training packs to our beneficiaries. The packs include Pilates ball, golf ball, tennis ball and theraband.… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/03/home-rehab-kits-sent-out/

Get Busy Living App launched!

The Foundation today launched the Get Busy Living App. With the centre shut due to the current situation with the Coronavirus we want to be able to maintain the community spirit
The Foundation today launched the Get Busy Living App. With the centre shut due to the current situation with the Coronavirus we want to be able to maintain the community spirit… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/03/get-busy-living-app-launched/

CoronaVirus

We have taken the difficult decision due to the current Coronavirus situation to temporarily close the Get Busy Living Centre. While we have had no known cases, our priority is to protect the health and wellbeing of our beneficiaries and until the situati…
We have taken the difficult decision due to the current Coronavirus situation to temporarily close the Get Busy Living Centre. While we have had no known cases, our priority is to… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/03/coronavirus/

Hambo on the One Show

On Wednesday the 5th of February Matt Hampson will appear on BBC one on The One Show at 7pm to talk about his story and the life changing work of the Foundation
On Wednesday the 5th of February Matt Hampson will appear on BBC one on The One Show at 7pm to talk about his story and the life changing work of the Foundation. At the start of… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2020/02/hambo-one-show/

Foundation announce Sportsframe as Framing Partner

The Matt Hampson Foundation are proud to officially announce Sportsframe as our Framing partner.
The Matt Hampson Foundation are proud to officially announce Sportsframe as our Framing partner. Having worked with Adam Gascoigne and his team for many years now it seemed the… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2019/02/foundation-announce-sportsframe-framing-partner/

Coco Fusion become Rehydration Partner

Coco Fuzion are today officially announced as Rehydration Partner to the Matt Hampson Foundation supplying the Get Busy Living Centre with it’s Coco Fuzion 100 coconut water.
Coco Fuzion are today officially announced as Rehydration Partner to the Matt Hampson Foundation supplying the Get Busy Living Centre with it’s Coco Fuzion 100 coconut water.… https://www.matthampsonfoundation.org/news/2019/02/coco-fusion-become-rehydration-partner/

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