Press Releases

Stockport stroke survivors bring life to group’s new premises

Dec 02, 2014 15:11 GMT Stroke Association A support group for stroke survivors in Stockport has brought new life to Kimberley Street Centre, by planting bulbs and seeds to brighten up the area for the local community.

Young stroke survivor to showcase local talent for charity

Dec 01, 2014 14:37 GMT Stroke Association

Chandlers Ford Stroke Support Group invites community to Christmas party

Dec 01, 2014 12:20 GMT Stroke Association The Chandlers Ford Stroke Support Group are hosting their Christmas party at 2pm on Thursday 18 December, at the Velmore Centre, Chandlers Ford, and are inviting people from the local area to join in the festivities and learn more about the group.

Stroke survivor finds her voice to sing with Ashton Hayes choir

Dec 01, 2014 12:08 GMT Stroke Association Kelsborrow Choir of Ashton Hayes, Cheshire will be spreading festive cheer on Friday 19 December with a fundraising concert for the Stroke Association, after one of its members survived a stroke.

​Young stroke survivor receives regional recognition

Dec 01, 2014 11:55 GMT Stroke Association A young stroke survivor from Leeds has received a Highly Commended Life After Stroke Award from the Stroke Association, in recognition of her courage and determination.

Dec 01, 2014 11:47 GMT Stroke Association The Stroke Association Carol concert on the 12th December 2014 will provide the perfect start to everyone’s Christmas celebrations. The Carol Concert, which will feature the Sainsbury’s Choir, recently seen on a hit TV Show, will take place at All Saint’s Church in Mill Street Maidstone.

Solar Weekend 2015 Pre-sale started

Nov 26, 2014 13:28 GMT Solar Weekend Festival EINDHOVEN, THE NETHERLANDS – Saturday November 1st, 11:11 sharp marks the start of pre-sale for Solar Weekend 2015. The creative crossover festival takes place next year, July 1st - August 2nd. It is also possible for creatives to sign up for building Solar Weekend 2015.

Postwoman takes the plunge as she swims with sharks for charity

Nov 21, 2014 10:51 GMT Stroke Association Postwoman Stephanie Wilson, 22 from Whitchurch, is set to brave a shark dive on Sunday 14 December, to raise awareness and funds for the Stroke Association.

Royal Mail employee takes to the skies for the Stroke Association

Nov 10, 2014 17:19 GMT Stroke Association Royal Mail manager, Chris Wilkinson from Romiley, reached new heights on Saturday 08 November, when he took part in a zip slide across the AJ Bell Stadium to raise funds for the Stroke Association.

Stroke survivor takes to the skies for the Stroke Association

Nov 10, 2014 17:13 GMT Stroke Association Courageous stroke survivor Heather Smyth, from Crewe, reached new heights on Saturday 08 November, when she soared across the AJ Bell Stadium to raise funds for the charity which supported her.