Press Releases

​Barrow-in-Furness stroke survivor officially opens Vision Express store

Jan 26, 2015 17:02 GMT Stroke Association A stroke survivor officially opened the Vision Express store on Dalton Road, Barrow-in-Furness on Saturday.

Stroke Association’s choir hits the right notes

Jan 21, 2015 12:41 GMT Stroke Association Local stroke survivors, carers, volunteers and health professionals are in perfect pitch once more as the Stroke Association’s Community Choir re-launches in Manchester.

​Salford stroke survivors express themselves thanks to charity workshops

Jan 21, 2015 12:03 GMT Stroke Association A group of stroke survivors and their carers from Salford are learning to express themselves in new ways, at a variety of creative workshops organised by the Stroke Association.

​Gateshead stroke survivor releases her first original story book

Jan 13, 2015 11:20 GMT Stroke Association A stroke survivor from Gateshead has seen her dream come true, after her first ever children’s book has been published.

Porthill stroke survivor helps Vision Express unveil its upgraded Hanley store

Jan 12, 2015 16:59 GMT Stroke Association

​Eurofound’s 2015 Annual Work Programme

Jan 12, 2015 12:30 GMT Eurofound Eurofound’s 2015 work programme outlines a dual challenge for the European Union and the Member States: finding a way out of the crisis while pursuing the mid-term ambition of achieving progress towards a competitive and fair Europe. Although the financial situation in Europe seems to have stabilised, the recovery is still very modest and needs to be consolidated.

​Postwoman who bravely swam with sharks raises over £1,800 for charity

Jan 09, 2015 12:13 GMT Stroke Association Postwoman Stephanie Wilson, 22 from Whitchurch, has raised more than £1,800 for the Stroke Association, after she took the plunge and braved her shark dive in December. Stephanie raised £930 through sponsorship from family and friends, before Royal Mail match funded the money raised.

Wales campaign launched to lower the nation's risk of stroke

Jan 05, 2015 08:00 GMT Stroke Association The Stroke Association in Wales will be running a new campaign in January to lower the nation's risk of stroke.

Royal Mail staff team up to take on festive fundraiser for stroke

Dec 22, 2014 09:43 GMT Stroke Association

3 routes, 2 wheels, 1 great cause

Dec 22, 2014 09:41 GMT Stroke Association