Press Releases

Royal Mail staff team up to take on festive fundraiser for stroke

Dec 22, 2014 09:43 GMT Stroke Association

3 routes, 2 wheels, 1 great cause

Dec 22, 2014 09:41 GMT Stroke Association

London Biennale 2015. Marcel Schreur to show his "Art with Heart" at the Chelsea Old Town Hall.

Dec 19, 2014 14:17 GMT Marcel Schreur The Old Town Hall is the perfect setting for the London Biennale.Marcel Schreur,the London based, Dutch artist,has been selected to participate in this museum quality exhibition.130 artists from 40 countries from around the globe come together in the multicultural,prestigious and colourful heart of vibrant Chelsea from the 20th to the 25th of January 2015.Schreur shows his work"Life is beautiful!"

Dec 19, 2014 13:56 GMT Stroke Association A new Expert Stroke Program is helping people from across Buckinghamshire to come to terms with stroke and re-build their lives. The six week course covers everything from understanding stroke to dealing with legal matters.

Golf club raises over £5,000 for stroke charities

Dec 19, 2014 13:55 GMT Stroke Association Members at Thornbury Golf club have raised a massive £5770.00 this year which has been donated to two stroke charities. The Captains’ charities for 2014 are The Stroke Association and The Thornbury & District Stroke Support Group.

Stroke survivors send Christmas messages to others in Acute Stroke Unit

Dec 19, 2014 13:51 GMT Stroke Association Stroke survivors from the Wokingham Stroke Support Group have created Christmas decorations with messages for new stroke survivors to encourage them in their fight to recovery. Messages of ‘Keep smiling’, ‘Keep going’ and ‘Don’t give up’ are included in the decorations which have been used to decorate the tree in the Acute Stroke unit at Royal Berkshire Hospital.

Dec 19, 2014 13:47 GMT Stroke Association The Petersfield Stroke Association Voluntary Group has formed an Aphasia choir and they will be performing for the first time on 20th December 2014 in the town centre. The group who all suffer from Aphasia will be singing a selection of Christmas Carols.

Dec 19, 2014 13:44 GMT Stroke Association Stroke survivors and carers met with a variety of stroke care professionals to give feedback on their experience of stroke and the stroke care pathway in City. The annual feedback event was held in the Holiday Inn on 20th November 2014.

Scandic Hotels strengthens its market-leading position in Bergen by acquiring three additional hotels

Dec 18, 2014 07:00 GMT Scandic Hotels Scandic Hotels continues to expand in the Norwegian hotel market by acquiring hotel operations in Bergen from owner Bergen Hotel Gruppen AS. Scandic will take over three hotels: Scandic Neptun, Scandic Bergen City and Scandic Strand with a total of 630 hotel rooms and some 40 conference rooms.

Take the pledge - become a Bury Snow Angel!

Dec 16, 2014 10:03 GMT Bury Council Bury Council is calling all residents to become a Snow Angel and help their relatives, friends and neighbours to stay safe, warm and well in their homes this winter.