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FOPS Virtual Zoom Support Group Meeting (Wednesday 3rd Feb 2021 Online) photographInside our "Upcoming Events" section - we have just announced another upcoming support group meeting via Zoom! From 7.45pm (for 8pm start sharp) on Wednesday 3rd Feb, we will be holding a meeting with our three resident Consultant Urologists. Before the meeting - members will be emailed joining instructions... If you are not a FOPS member please sign up on our "join us" page and we will send you joining instructions too. If you have any questions about our meeting please do contact us, via tele[...]

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FOPS Virtual Zoom Support Group Meeting (Wednesday 6th Jan 2021 Online) photographInside our "Upcoming Events" section - we have just announced another upcoming support group meeting via Zoom! From 7.45pm (for 8pm start sharp) on Wednesday 6th Jan 2021, we will be holding a meeting with our three resident Consultant Urologists. Before the meeting - members will be emailed joining instructions... If you are not a FOPS member please sign up on our "join us" page and we will send you joining instructions too. If you have any questions about our meeting please do contact us, via[...]

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FOPS Virtual Zoom Support Group Meeting (Wednesday 2nd December Online) photographInside our "Upcoming Events" section - we have just announced another upcoming support group meeting via Zoom! From 7.45pm (for 8pm start sharp) on Wednesday 2nd December, we will be holding a meeting with our three resident Consultant Urologists. Before the meeting - members will be emailed joining instructions... If you are not a FOPS member please sign up on our "join us" page and we will send you joining instructions too. If you have any questions about our meeting please do contact us, via[...]

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FOPS Virtual Zoom Support Group Meeting (Wed 7th October Online) photographInside our "Upcoming Events" section - we have just announced another upcoming support group meeting via Zoom! From 7.45pm (for 8pm start sharp) on Wednesday 7th October we will be holding a meeting with our three resident Consultant Urologists. Before the meeting - members will be emailed joining instructions... If you are not a FOPS member please sign up on our "join us" page and we will send you joining instructions too. If you have any questions about our meeting please do contact us, via t[...]

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PSA Testing Roadshow postponed until Covid-19 is overcome photographOwing to the Covid 19 epidemic the 10th FOPS PSA Testing Roadshow on Monday 1st June has been postponed until Covid-19 is overcome. We will keep everyone updated. Please come back for further details. Venue: The Junction, Christchurch, Chorleywood, WD3 5SG 6.00pm until 9.00pm (Sometime in November TBC)

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Join the FOPS today! Now join us online! photographWe are pleased to announce the launch of a new section to on The FOPS website - a 'Join Us' page. During these unprecedented times - we wanted to ensure potential new members (together with wives/partners) are able to quickly and easily register to join The FOPS. To complete the form online - please visit https://www.thefops.org.uk/join - alternatively, we do have paper versions too. Either way, you will be contacted by a FOPS member after we receive your completed form. As a member, we will[...]

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Have your concerns addressed during the Coronavirus quarantine period photographOur resident Consultant Urologists have suggested that FOPS friends may contact them with any concerns during the Coronavirus quarantine period. Please read about our Three FOPS Consultants by accessing The Medical Team page then email the Consultant of your choice and give him your telephone number so he can phone you and you can then discuss your concerns with your Consultant. Alvan Pope - alvan.pope1@nhs.net Julian Shah - pjrshah@hoitmail.com Vimo - v.arumuham@nhs.net We would like to than[...]

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The Funeral of Roger Wotton

22nd November 2019
The Funeral of Roger Wotton photographMembers of the FOPS and I were both very sorry to hear that Roger had passed away. Roger was widely admired and we FOPS will all miss Roger’s advice, guidance and wisdom that he gave to us at our Council Meetings which he often attended. Roger’s Funeral will be held on Wednesday 11th December at 12.30 in St Bartholomews Church, Wigginton, Tring, HP23 6DZ. Afterwards you are invited to attend Pendley Manor, Cow Lane, Tring, HP23 5QY. Many Thanks, Bob

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Men's Health Day Report

10th October 2019
Men's Health Day Report photographLast Saturday the 5th October in the Halle and Holborn suites at St Clement Danes School saw the launching of the Inaugural Men’s Health Day.Holding a Programme, The Organiser Julian Shah is standing (pictured from left to right) with FOPS David Cottingham and Bob Arthy and leading Surgical Urologists Professor Roger Kirby and Alvan Pope who along with Julian Shah and Victoria Muir and Asif Muneer gave the audience of almost forty souls their views on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle an[...]

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The First Chorleywood Mens Health Day (October 5th) photographCome and learn about health and disease from National Experts and enjoy the discourse and discussions. See our poster below... We hope to see you there. Purchase your £20 ticket at The Chorleywood Book Shop on Main Parade. This includes your Lunch and Refreshments thoughout the day. If you have any question please contact Bob Arthy on: 07799 475199

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FOPS Virtual Zoom Support Group Meeting (Wed 3rd Feb 2021 Online)

Wednesday 3rd February 2021

From 7.45pm (for 8pm start) on Wednesday 3rd Feb 2021 we will be holding another Virtual Support Group meeting with our resident Consultant Urologists Read more...

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Jim's Story It was quite a shock to be diagnosed with prostate cancer in November 2008. I had been to the Doctors with a waterworks problem as many men do. I got up a lot at night but had had this problem a long time. I had various tests but no improvement on my water works. So at 71 years of age I decided to h... Read more...

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