Press Releases

UK women unaware of their stroke risk, new poll reveals

Oct 29, 2014 00:01 GMT Stroke Association A new survey reveals that many women are unaware of their stroke risk, and wrongly believe the condition could never happen to them.

Grandparent’s stroke inspires Peterborough sisters to walk over 27 hours for stroke

Oct 27, 2014 12:51 GMT Stroke Association

Stroke Association calls for volunteers to help conquer stroke in County Durham

Oct 14, 2014 09:51 BST Stroke Association The Stroke Association is calling on volunteers in County Durham to help conquer stroke, by supporting the charity’s work in the area.

Romantic couple from Seaton receive regional recognition

Oct 13, 2014 14:28 BST Stroke Association

9-year-old stroke survivor receives regional recognition

Oct 13, 2014 14:27 BST Stroke Association

Levels of work-related stress, and violence and harassment, are still high in European workplaces

Oct 13, 2014 08:45 BST Eurofound A new report out today gives a broad overview on psychosocial risks at European workplaces and provides examples on the way forward at political as well as company level. The report is presented today to national labour inspectors and practitioners from several southern European countries in Ljubljana, Slovenia, and to EU-level policymakers in Brussels, Belgium, on Thursday 16 October 2014.

Stroke Association launches ‘My Stroke Guide’ to help thousands conquer stroke

Oct 10, 2014 15:17 BST Stroke Association The Stroke Association launches a new web tool to support stroke survivors make their best possible recovery. ‘My Stroke Guide’ will be a service available to stroke survivors who receive the charity’s ‘Life After Stroke’ services so that they can be supported by Stroke Association staff.

The Stroke Association calls on Bromsgrove to help conquer stroke

Oct 10, 2014 08:41 BST Stroke Association

Take part in thrilling car race in aid of Stroke Association

Oct 08, 2014 16:32 BST Stroke Association The Stroke Association Supercar Saturday will return to Wiltshire’s famous Castle Combe circuit on Saturday 25 October 2014. The charity event offers the chance for racing fans to live their dream of driving round the main race track in a top car with a professional driver.

Stroke survivors provide message of hope for Blackpool stroke patients

Oct 03, 2014 10:50 BST Stroke Association An inspirational mosaic created by a group of stroke survivors has been displayed in Blackpool Victoria Hospital Stroke Unit, as a message of hope for patients during their recovery.