UPDATE ON JOE 1ST AUG
Joe has now completed the first week of his 6 week course of treatment with the sessions going to plan and on schedule; he is comfortable and resting now until next week.
Again, many thanks to everyone for all the messages of love and support which have poured in this week , each and every one is deeply appreciated.
JOE'S FIRST DAY OF TREATMENT-UPDATE
We are very pleased to advise everyone this evening that Joe's first day of treatment went very well and exactly to plan.
He is attending at hospital 5 days a week for the next 6 weeks for mouth cancer treatment, as was announced last week, we will give you all a further update at the end of this first week. Thanks to everyone for their messages, cards , prayers and good wishes they are all deeply appreciated.
60TH BIRTHDAY CONCERT DVD
News this morning on Joe's 60th Birthday Concert DVD, the film will feature all the celebrations for this special birthday culminating in the landmark concert at The London Palladium on Joe's birthday on Sunday 31st May 2015. Director Paul Smith and his company Reactive Media are hard at work putting everything together, there will be more news soon on the release date together with ordering details.
MEDICAL UPDATE ON JOE
We bring you this evening an update on Joe and his health. He will be starting an intense 6 week -5 days a week-course of radiotherapy combined with chemotherapy next Monday 27th July 2015 for mouth cancer. This under the continuing guidance of his medical team at The Royal Preston Hospital, led by Joe’s consultant Mr Akhtar.
Joe hopes to return to The North Pier Theatre Season by mid-October, for all August and September shows, both for the North Pier and around the country, please contact the venues.
We would say to everyone please try not to worry too much about Joe, he is in the finest hands medically. He has asked for his love to be passed on to you all and right now he needs to proceed with his treatment.
There will be further news on Joe as we move forward through the coming weeks and we will give you an update on Monday after the first treatment.
Please, if you wish to send a card. post to JLFC PO BOX 329 LYTHAM ST ANNES LANCS FY8 9HP. Maybe anyone who might want to send flowers may consider donating to the Joe Longthorne Foundation again please send to Geraldine at JLFC address. For all online messages please email email@example.com, thank you
CHARITY GALA & GOLF DAY STARRING JOE LONGTHORNE MBE FRIDAY 27 MAY 2016
We are delighted to present full details of this Gala
Event starring Joe Longthorne MBE and a special guest artist to be announced next week plus The Drifters and many celebrities from the world of show business and sport.
The Gala Cabaret evening is to be held at The Cresta Court Hotel,Altrincham, Manchester on the evening of Friday 27th May 2016, guests will be served a sumptuous 5 course dinner.
Tickets are priced at £95 per person, £50 deposit may be paid on booking with the balance of £45 to be paid by 31st January 2016.
The Golf Event is to be held at Dunham Massey Golf and Country Club, only 5 minutes from the Cresta Court Hotel. It’s an open event, ladies are most welcome and we hope many of you will come along to participate. Teams of 4 are welcome with VIP packages on offer, please ask for further details.
A combined package for the Golf and Cabaret Evening is on offer at only £150 per person with 50% payable now on booking and balance due by 31st January 2016. Tickets are strictly limited and demand is high, with corporate and media interest, so we do recommend early booking to guarantee your seat.
Special rates are available for guests wishing to stay overnight at the hotel, this event is at the start of the Spring Bank Holiday Weekend,
Altrincham is located in the leafy surroundings of Cheshire with Manchester and all its attractions a stone’s throw away, an ideal weekend break.
Bookings can be made by the following methods:
Credit/Debit cards-all major cards accepted-please call the VIP booking line M:07957 355174 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
General enquiries and cheque payments to:
Mickey Martin International Cabaret T : 01706 650515,
134 Kiln Lane, Rochdale Lancashire OL16 3HA
Geraldine Vine M: 07929 746032, JLFC PO Box 329, Lytham St Annes, Lancs FY8 9HP