Press Releases

Stroke survivors provide message of hope for Blackpool stroke patients

Oct 03, 2014 10:50 BST Stroke Association An inspirational mosaic created by a group of stroke survivors has been displayed in Blackpool Victoria Hospital Stroke Unit, as a message of hope for patients during their recovery.

Morley father ‘Leeds’ the way to fundraising victory

Oct 03, 2014 10:45 BST Stroke Association Craig McKenna, 38, from Morley is set to face the Yorkshire Marathon on Sunday 12 October in his final fundraising challenge for the Stroke Association.

Scandic nominated for European Diversity Awards

Sep 30, 2014 08:39 BST Scandic Hotels Nordic hotel chain Scandic’s Accessibility Director, Magnus Berglund, has been shortlisted for the European Diversity Awards in the category “Hero of the year”. The awards ceremony takes place in London on 2 October.

Fear of heights was no bar to Isle of Wight fundraiser who abseiled the Spinnaker Tower

Sep 29, 2014 14:25 BST Stroke Association

Cyclists tackle Paris to Jersey cycle for the Stroke Association

Sep 25, 2014 15:22 BST Stroke Association Over 20 local fundraisers will get on their bikes to tackle a 500 kilometre cycle from Paris to Jersey for the Stroke Association

Local stroke survivor congratulated by MP

Sep 25, 2014 13:41 BST Stroke Association Member of Parliament for Macclesfield, David Rutley, visited the Stroke Association’s Stroke Café at Wykeham Chase on Tuesday 16 September, to meet the charity’s Life After Stroke Awards winner, Pieter Egriega.

 Basingstoke stroke survivor joins over 500 runners to help conquer stroke

Sep 25, 2014 11:47 BST Stroke Association

Footballing legend comes to Leeds for World Cup Sporting Dinner

Sep 19, 2014 14:41 BST Stroke Association The Stroke Association will host a glittering Sporting Dinner with England 1966 World Cup winner, Gordon Banks OBE, on Friday 17th October.

The Stroke Association calls on Huddersfield to help conquer stroke

Sep 19, 2014 14:21 BST Stroke Association The Mayor of Kirklees, Cllr Ken Smith joined forces with the Stroke Association and local stroke survivors recently to help conquer stroke

New café launches for stroke survivors in Llandudno

Sep 15, 2014 15:57 BST Stroke Association