Press Releases

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

Apr 09, 2015 15:00 BST Stroke Association

The Little Monsters Bash 2015 – A fun festival for your little monsters!

Apr 08, 2015 16:39 BST Tree of Hope The Little Monster’s Bash family festival is bouncing back bigger and better in Kent this summer.

​Former paramedic takes to his bike for stroke

Apr 08, 2015 14:55 BST Stroke Association

​Enfield Grandson Takes on a Sporting Challenge with a Difference

Apr 08, 2015 14:54 BST Stroke Association

Royal Mail manager tackles London Marathon for the Stroke Association

Apr 08, 2015 10:11 BST Stroke Association A Royal Mail delivery manager from Bingham will take on the 2015 Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday 26 April, to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

​Leeds daredevils conquer first ever Stroke Association abseil

Apr 01, 2015 11:57 BST Stroke Association More than 60 daredevils took a leap of faith and took part in a 269ft abseil in Leeds this weekend, to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

​Blackpool fundraisers take to Stanley Park for the Stroke Association

Apr 01, 2015 11:54 BST Stroke Association Over 140 people from across Blackpool ran, jogged or walked to raise more than £5,000 for the Stroke Association, at the charity’s Resolution Run this weekend.

Stroke survivors entering care homes are missing out on crucial rehabilitation and being ‘written off’, the Stroke Association and Chartered Society of Physiotherapy are warning today

Apr 01, 2015 10:55 BST Stroke Association A survey found that 3 in 5 care homes are not following National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidelines that the needs of a stroke survivor must be assessed by a specialist within 72 hours of admission.

Solar Weekend to have 72-hours area with Club Silent

Mar 26, 2015 08:53 GMT Solar Weekend Festival EINDHOVEN, THE NETHERLANDS - For its eleventh edition Solar Weekend offers a 72-hours area. In cooperation with Club Silent the visitors will be able to party at any given time in a silent disco at the camping. Solar Weekend also partners with 3FM. The radio station will broadcast live from the festival. To crown it all, Solar Weekend will shoot for a Guinness world record.

​Elland Estate Agent fundraising for stroke in memory of mum

Mar 24, 2015 16:16 GMT Stroke Association Elland estate agent Ami Baxter is raising vital funds for the Stroke Association in memory of her mother, by donating £5 to the charity for every house she sells.