Press Releases

IFP Chief Executive takes on 100 mile cycle ride after stroke

Apr 27, 2015 16:09 BST Stroke Association

Apr 27, 2015 15:49 BST Stroke Association Richard Wright and his family, from Aylesbury, will be Stepping out for Stroke at a fundraising walk in Kingsbury Square on the 16th May 2015, just over two years after his stroke. The local community is also supporting the walk with Sainsbury providing water and bananas and St Mary’s Church opening its doors and laying on refreshments for participants, friends and family.

Olympian Sharron Davies and local stroke survivor champion Step out for Stroke in Southampton

Apr 20, 2015 16:28 BST Stroke Association Sharron Davies MBE, Olympic swimmer and TV presenter, is joining a local stroke survivor to champion the Stroke Association’s 2015 Step out for Stroke. Sharron and Gloria are encouraging stroke survivors, their families, friends and supporters in Southampton to sign up to the sponsored walking event in East Park on the 6th June 2015.

Apr 16, 2015 17:05 BST Stroke Association 80 year old Alan Dudney is getting ready to put his best foot forward as he takes on the Virgin Money London Marathon to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

Stroke Association calls for volunteers in South West London

Apr 14, 2015 14:58 BST Stroke Association

​Essex resident takes on London Marathon for stroke

Apr 14, 2015 14:48 BST Stroke Association

Apr 14, 2015 09:54 BST Uppsala University Researchers at Uppsala University have, together with researchers from Turku and Bergen, discovered a new biomarker which makes it possible to identify women with uterine cancer who have a high risk of recurrence. The findings were recently published in the journal Gynecologic Oncology.

​Team Sandwell take on the Bridges for stroke

Apr 13, 2015 14:59 BST Stroke Association

​New stroke group launched for young stroke survivors in Bishops Stortford

Apr 13, 2015 14:48 BST Stroke Association

​Pinner resident takes on the Virgin Money London Marathon for stroke

Apr 09, 2015 15:00 BST Stroke Association