Press Releases

South Shields graduate takes on the Bupa Great North Run for stroke

Aug 26, 2014 12:13 BST Stroke Association A young South Shields graduate whose grandparents both had strokes will tackle the Bupa Great North Run on Sunday 7 September, to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

Dr James Logan takes on the Bupa Great North Run for stroke

Aug 21, 2014 11:23 BST Stroke Association Dr James Logan, TV presenter of Embarrassing Bodies, will hit the streets of Newcastle on 7 September, when he tackles the Great North Run for the Stroke Association.

Stroke Association awarded Skills for Health Quality Mark

Aug 21, 2014 10:04 BST Stroke Association The Stroke Association has been awarded the Skills for Health Quality Mark as a healthcare training provider. The award identifies the highest quality training that offers value for money and expert understanding of the health care industry.

Father and son duo take on the Bupa Great North Run and Mini Great North Run for stroke

Aug 20, 2014 10:36 BST Stroke Association A Morecambe father will tackle the Bupa Great North Run on Sunday 7 September in memory of his Nanna who had a stroke, while his four year old son will compete in the Mini Run, all in support of the Stroke Association.

Hexham teacher takes on the Bupa Great North Run for stroke

Aug 20, 2014 10:29 BST Stroke Association A Hexham teacher who lost her dad to stroke will tackle the Bupa Great North Run on Sunday 7 September, to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

Cyclist takes on 1,100 mile challenge for Stroke Association in memory of his father

Aug 19, 2014 11:07 BST Stroke Association Tom Williams, a young graduate from Bridgend, is cycling 1100 miles from Calais to Rome in memory of his father who died of stroke.

Halifax ‘superwoman’s’ dream comes true

Aug 18, 2014 16:30 BST Stroke Association The dreams of fundraising superstar, Amanda Morris, from Halifax, came true this week, when she came face to face with one of the Stroke Association’s top celebrity supporters, Greg James.

Life After Stroke grows in Rochdale with new charity allotment

Aug 18, 2014 16:19 BST Stroke Association Stroke survivors and their carers in Rochdale can now enjoy gardening and grow their own fruit and vegetables, after a new accessible allotment has officially opened in Rochdale.

Herne Hill resident tackles Resolution Run for stroke

Aug 18, 2014 13:30 BST Stroke Association

Art after stroke: Salford stroke survivors get creative in charity workshops

Aug 14, 2014 15:20 BST Stroke Association A group of stroke survivors and carers from Salford have been getting creative, in a series of art therapy workshops organised by the Stroke Association.