London

Sickle Cell Society’s World Sickle Cell Day celebration. LALGRA Community Hall, Vauxhall Bridge Road. Sunday June 19th, 4pm-7pm. Spaces are limited so register online.

Hammersmith Hospital. Cake sale and awareness-raising. Pop in and buy a cake for sickle cell! Friday June 17th 10am-4pm, main reception, Hammersmith Hospital.

WFMHP Barbecue. Come along and enjoy short talks on both diabetes & sickle cell, enjoy the delicious Caribbean inspired BBQ & entertainment. Friday 17th June 1pm-6pm, Greg Close, London E10 9SJ. Download a flyer.

Funny Sunday’s. Celebrate WSCD with a laugh at this fundraising comedy evening. African Caribbean Culture Centre, N8 0BJ. Download flyer, page 1 page 2

Thanksgiving Church Service. Celebrate and give thanks for the strength of the sickle cell community. St Mark’s Church, London. Sunday 25th June, 3pm-5pm. Further information.

West Midlands

Family Fun Day. Live performances, fun and games, food and drink. Hickman Park, Wolverhampton. Sunday 19th June, 12pm-6pm. Further information.

Scotland

Scottish Society for Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia. 19th June, Glasgow Green Park. Email sicklethalassaemiascotland@yahoo.com for further information.

Lagos, Nigeria

African Sickle Cell News & World Report and the African Sickle Cell News Foundation, Ikorodu Sickle Cell Club, Lagos State is holding a public walk/rally to raise awareness on SCD on June 19, WSCD.

Are you hosting a World Sickle Cell Day event? Tell us about it in the comments below, and we’ll add it to the list!