Press Releases

Mar 23, 2015 15:15 GMT Stroke Association Donna Boyles from Reading watched on with pride as her husband and son ran the half marathon at the weekend.The father and son team, who are both local football referees, signed up for the run to raise money the Stroke Association after Donna had a stroke in January this year.

SLC announces Partnership with ID Medical for Online Medical English courses

Mar 16, 2015 14:53 GMT ID Medical Specialist Language Courses (SLC) is thrilled to announce a partnership with ID Medical, the UK’s leading multi-discipline healthcare recruiter to offer its online Medical English courses to international healthcare professionals.

Mar 13, 2015 00:01 GMT Stroke Association

​Salford stroke survivors tell their story through sculpture

Mar 11, 2015 16:06 GMT Stroke Association Stroke survivors from Salford have created a unique piece of art to convey their individual experiences of stroke, after attending workshops organised by the Stroke Association and Nelly Globe.

​Sharston resident and Percy the sheep flock together in fundraising marathon challenge

Mar 11, 2015 14:44 GMT Stroke Association Sharston resident Chris Larkin will swap the streets of Manchester for the pavements of Paris on 12 April, when he tackles the Paris Marathon to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

Ormskirk stroke survivor tackles Resolution Run for charity

Mar 10, 2015 11:38 GMT Stroke Association A young stroke survivor from Ormskirk is tackling the Stroke Association’s Resolution Run on Sunday 15 March at Delamere Forest, Cheshire, just eight months into his recovery.

​Manchester fundraisers take to Heaton Park for the Stroke Association

Mar 09, 2015 10:06 GMT Stroke Association Over 340 people from across Manchester ran, jogged or walked to raise more than £11,200 for the Stroke Association, at the charity’s Resolution Run this weekend.

35 people from across Bristol walk over hot coals for stroke

Mar 06, 2015 14:34 GMT Stroke Association 35 people from Bristol took part in a Firewalk in the City centre on the 27th February 2015.Together they walked around 1,400 feet over hot coals to raise around £3,500 for the Stroke Association.

​Olympian Sharron Davies champions Step out for Stroke

Mar 05, 2015 17:15 GMT Stroke Association Sharron Davies MBE, Olympic swimmer and well-known TV presenter, is championing the Stroke Association’s 2015 Step out for Stroke series.

Mar 02, 2015 20:28 GMT Stroke Association The team from the Stroke Association in Plymouth joined the backstage and front of house staff at the Theatre Royal Plymouth to raise awareness of stroke and give a free blood pressure check to all staff. The visit was part of the charity’s Know Your Blood Pressure campaign.