Press Releases

12-year-old swimmer tackles Great North Swim for the Stroke Association

12-year-old swimmer tackles Great North Swim for the Stroke Association

Jun 06, 2016 14:48 BST
Tilly Barlow from Trawden, will be the youngest swimmer to take part in the Great North...

​Blackpool fundraiser to walk the length of Britain for the Stroke Association

​Blackpool fundraiser to walk the length of Britain for the Stroke Association

Jun 06, 2016 14:46 BST
Rob Sherrington, 29, from Blackpool, is preparing to walk 1,206 miles from John O’Groat...

London stroke survivors launch stroke poem

London stroke survivors launch stroke poem

Jun 03, 2016 11:18 BST
A group of stroke survivors from across London have created a collaborative poem about ...

​Bury Grammar School pupils help to Make May Purple

​Bury Grammar School pupils help to Make May Purple

May 31, 2016 11:19 BST
Two young pupils at Bury Grammar School turned their school purple on Friday 27 May to ...

​The Stroke Association and Anglian Water set out to conquer stroke during Make May Purple

​The Stroke Association and Anglian Water set out to conquer stroke during Make May Purple

May 27, 2016 12:33 BST
In a bid to conquer stroke, the Stroke Association has teamed up with Anglian Water in ...

​Sea Cadets of HMS Kelly Make May Purple to support the Stroke Association

​Sea Cadets of HMS Kelly Make May Purple to support the Stroke Association

May 27, 2016 12:28 BST
The Sea Cadets of HMS Kelly are backing the Stroke Association’s annual awareness-raisi...

​Stroke Champions honoured in Salford

​Stroke Champions honoured in Salford

May 27, 2016 12:21 BST
A group of care staff have been honoured as Stroke Champions by the Stroke Association,...

​Battersea Park makes May purple for the Stroke Association

​Battersea Park makes May purple for the Stroke Association

May 26, 2016 14:28 BST
The Stroke Association celebrated their annual awareness-raising month with a Make Ma...

BOWLED OVER BY BIRMINGHAM FAMILY’S CHARITY CHALLENGE IN MEMORY OF UNCLE KEN

BOWLED OVER BY BIRMINGHAM FAMILY’S CHARITY CHALLENGE IN MEMORY OF UNCLE KEN

May 25, 2016 10:12 BST
Erdington Charity Cricket match is latest fundraiser for Diabetes Research & Wellness F...

Cycling friends get in gear for stroke

Cycling friends get in gear for stroke

May 24, 2016 14:26 BST
Ruth and Caroline cycled the length of Wales to raise funds and awareness of stroke.