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​Prestbury stroke survivor urges support for charity who helped his recovery
​Local stroke survivor urges support for charity who helped her recovery

​Local stroke survivor urges support for charity who helped her recovery

Press Releases   •   Dec 12, 2018 11:01 GMT

Sheila Brand, a 58 year old stroke survivor from Guisborough is supporting the Stroke Association’s ‘I am more than my stroke’ Christmas appeal after the charity helped her to return to the hobby she loved.

​Urmston stroke survivor urges support for charity

​Urmston stroke survivor urges support for charity

Press Releases   •   Dec 12, 2018 10:31 GMT

Hannah McGrath, a 27 year old stroke survivor from Urmston, is supporting the Stroke Association’s ‘I am more than my stroke’ Christmas appeal.

​Local stroke survivor urges support for charity who helped his recovery

​Local stroke survivor urges support for charity who helped his recovery

Press Releases   •   Dec 10, 2018 09:25 GMT

Ian Hyson, a stroke survivor from Romney Marsh is supporting the Stroke Association’s ‘I am more than my stroke’ Christmas appeal.

​Local stroke survivor urges support for charity who helped his recovery

​Local stroke survivor urges support for charity who helped his recovery

Press Releases   •   Dec 06, 2018 10:34 GMT

Phil Silcock, a stroke survivor from Haywards Heath is supporting the Stroke Association’s ‘I am more than my stroke’ Christmas appeal after the charity helped him after a devastating stroke left him unable to walk or talk.

Stirling man proves there can be life after stroke

Stirling man proves there can be life after stroke

Press Releases   •   Dec 04, 2018 16:29 GMT

James’ life turned upside down in an instant when he had a stroke on Christmas night at the age of 51.

Stroke Association launches new project to improve wellbeing in North Devon

Stroke Association launches new project to improve wellbeing in North Devon

Press Releases   •   Nov 30, 2018 08:40 GMT

The Stroke Association is celebrating after being awarded a grant of National Lottery funding to launch a new project: Active Lives After Stroke. The charity has been awarded £213,620 to support four projects across England, including North Devon.

Local celebrities line up for Stroke Association Christmas carol service

Local celebrities line up for Stroke Association Christmas carol service

Press Releases   •   Nov 27, 2018 08:19 GMT

The Stroke Association’s annual Christmas carol service will this year take place on Wednesday 12 December at Holy Trinity Church, Sloane Street.

​Southport Stroke Fundraisers raise £18,000 for the Stroke Association

​Southport Stroke Fundraisers raise £18,000 for the Stroke Association

Press Releases   •   Nov 26, 2018 15:23 GMT

A group of Southport fundraisers have raised more than £18,000 for the Stroke Association, by hosting a Golf Dinner at Southport Convention Centre on Friday 23 November.

​Merch o Bowys yn ennill gwobr genedlaethol am ofalu

​Merch o Bowys yn ennill gwobr genedlaethol am ofalu

Press Releases   •   Nov 23, 2018 12:32 GMT

Mae Grace Matthews, 16 oed, o Grughywel, wedi ennill Gwobr Gofalwr Cenedlaethol am ei hymroddiad i gefnogi ei mam i wella ar ôl cael strôc. Dim ond 13 mlwydd oed oedd Grace pan gafodd ei mam, Heidi, strôc a effeithiodd ar ei hiaith a'i golwg.

Powys Teen wins national award for Caring

Powys Teen wins national award for Caring

Press Releases   •   Nov 23, 2018 12:29 GMT

Grace Matthews, 16, from Crickhowell, has won a national Carer Award for her dedication in supporting her mum recover after a stroke. Grace was just 13 when her mum, Heidi, had a stroke which affected her speech and sight.

​Merseyside stroke survivor wins national courage award

​Merseyside stroke survivor wins national courage award

Press Releases   •   Nov 23, 2018 11:44 GMT

Emma Raven, 37, from Bootle in Merseyside, has won a national courage award for her commitment to raising awareness of stroke after surviving her own stroke in 2014. Emma’s stroke caused her to miscarry her baby and left her with long-term disabililties.

West Midlands stroke club leader wins national volunteering award

Press Releases   •   Nov 23, 2018 11:18 GMT

Liz Topliss, 75, from Sutton Coldfield in the West Midlands, has won a national award for volunteering after leading a stroke group and supporting the stroke community in various roles for almost 40 years.

​North West stroke choir wins national Stroke Group Award

​North West stroke choir wins national Stroke Group Award

Press Releases   •   Nov 23, 2018 11:00 GMT

A choir made up of stroke survivors, charity staff, volunteers, health professionals and family members has won a national award, for the impact it makes to local people affected by stroke.

Stroke Association's statement on thrombectomy to be offered up to 24 hours after onset of stroke

News   •   Nov 23, 2018 10:34 GMT

Stroke Association's statement on thrombectomy to be offered up to 24 hours after onset of stroke

Consultant wins national award for transforming stroke care in Essex

Consultant wins national award for transforming stroke care in Essex

Press Releases   •   Nov 23, 2018 09:34 GMT

Dr Sreeman Andole, Assistant Medical Director at NHS England and Clinical Director at Kings College Foundation NHS Trust has topped a public vote to win the Professional Excellence category of the Stroke Association’s Life After Stroke Awards.

Portsmouth fundraisers scoop national award

Portsmouth fundraisers scoop national award

Press Releases   •   Nov 22, 2018 12:59 GMT

Portsmouth brother and sister Marvin Fray and Bethany Foley, have been awarded a Life After Stroke Award for fundraising, after they brought in over £27,000 for the Stroke Association. They were presented with their award by Warwick Davis and Stephen K Amos at the Stroke Association’s Life After Stroke Awards at the Landmark hotel in London on 21 November 2018.

Stratford fundraiser scoops national award

Stratford fundraiser scoops national award

Press Releases   •   Nov 22, 2018 12:46 GMT

Stratford resident Marcia Holmes, has been awarded a Life After Stroke Award for fundraising after she and her siblings brought in over £27,000 for the Stroke Association. She was presented with her award by Warwick Davis and Stephen K Amos at the Stroke Association’s Life After Stroke Awards at the Landmark hotel in London on 21 November 2018.

Essex teen wins national courage award

Essex teen wins national courage award

Press Releases   •   Nov 22, 2018 12:38 GMT

Elizabeth Kiss, 17, from Ingatestone, Brentwood has been given a courage award for her determination to recover from a stroke which left her with both mental and physical disabilities.

Stroke survivor visits local warehouse team who raised thousands for charity

Stroke survivor visits local warehouse team who raised thousands for charity

Press Releases   •   Nov 20, 2018 10:36 GMT

Colleagues at Well Pharmacy’s Healthcare Service Centre in Stoke-on-Trent got a surprise this week when stroke survivor Paul Bailey dropped by to personally thank them for raising over £17,000 for the Stroke Association.