Press Releases

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.

​Scunthorpe residents invited to charity quiz night for the Stroke Association

Mar 24, 2015 15:01 GMT Stroke Association The Stroke Association is hosting a Charity Quiz Night with a pie and pea supper on Friday 17 April and inviting all local residents to take part.

Craig’s marathon effort for Stroke

Mar 24, 2015 14:37 GMT Stroke Association Craig Davis, 30yrs old postman, from Uckfield, will be running the London Marathon for the Stroke Association this April. Craig is delighted to finally have a place after applying every year since he was 18 yrs old.

​Stroke survivors enjoy showcase of local support

Mar 24, 2015 10:21 GMT Stroke Association Stroke survivors, volunteers, carers and organisations from Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale came together on Monday 23 March, to celebrate the support for stroke survivors in the area.

Trio to take on sixteen of London’s Bridges in Thames Bridges Bike ride

Mar 23, 2015 15:24 GMT Stroke Association A trio from Tri Fits –U, a small Triathlon/Duathlon Training Club based in Warlingham, have signed up for this year’s 50 mile extended, Thames Bridges Bike ride. Mick, Shelley and Natalie will be riding over sixteen of London’s most famous bridges and going past many iconic landmarks, during the ride which takes place on the 10th May 2015.

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.

Tenants at the Heart of ng homes Services

Mar 16, 2015 13:59 GMT ng homes media centre A GROUP of tenants are ensuring their landlord ng homes delivers the best possible services to its customers and also highlighting where improvements need to be made.

​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.

Team ID Medical runs for sick children at Milton Keynes Hospital

Mar 10, 2015 14:33 GMT ID Medical On Sunday 8 March, Team ID Medical, comprising 14 employees from Milton Keynes-based healthcare recruiter ID Medical, took part in the Milton Keynes Half Marathon.