Heart Research UK is 50
Over the last 50 years, Heart Research UK has played a major role in the important breakthroughs in heart surgery which have helped to save countless lives. Join us throughout 2017 to celebrate 50 years of Helping hearts near you.Read more
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Benefits and risks of e-cigarettes
There are 10 million cigarette smokers in the UK and the electronic cigarette or e-cigarette is considered as the number one aid to stop smoking. This live project is investigating the health benefits and risks of using e-cigarettes.Read more
Beat the Bounce
Calling all individuals, groups, clubs and social groups – get together and...RAISE YOUR GAME, RAISE YOUR HEART RATE and RAISE MONEY FOR HEART RESEARCH UKRead more
Emerald Team
Emerald Group Publishing Charity of the Year 2017
Emerald Group Publishing and Heart Research are celebrating their 50th Anniversaries in 2017, and we are pleased to announce that Emerald has chosen Heart Research UK as their Charity of the Year.Read more
Healthy Tip: Heart Healthy Hikes
Follow this week’s Healthy Tip and put your best foot forwardRead more
Make a Will Month
Whatever your situation, having a Will in place is so important. This May, we have partnered with Solicitors in your area who are kindly offering you a FREE Will writing service in exchange for a one off donation to Heart Research UK.Read more
SUBWAY Helping Hearts™ Family 5K Series
SUBWAY Helping Hearts™ Family 5K Series 2017
We’re delighted to announce the SUBWAY Helping Hearts™ Family 5K Fun Run series for 2017! Whether you choose to run, walk or even push the buggy around the course, we’d love for you to join us on one of the fun-packed events. Sign up today!Read more
Over the last 50 years, Heart Research UK has played a major role in the important breakthroughs in heart surgery which have helped to save countless lives. Join us throughout 2017 to celebrate 50 years of Helping hearts near you.
ISME-NRT
There are 10 million cigarette smokers in the UK and the electronic cigarette or e-cigarette is considered as the number one aid to stop smoking. This live project is investigating the health benefits and risks of using e-cigarettes.
Calling all individuals, groups, clubs and social groups – get together and...RAISE YOUR GAME, RAISE YOUR HEART RATE and RAISE MONEY FOR HEART RESEARCH UK
Emerald Team
Emerald Group Publishing and Heart Research are celebrating their 50th Anniversaries in 2017, and we are pleased to announce that Emerald has chosen Heart Research UK as their Charity of the Year.
Follow this week’s Healthy Tip and put your best foot forward
Whatever your situation, having a Will in place is so important. This May, we have partnered with Solicitors in your area who are kindly offering you a FREE Will writing service in exchange for a one off donation to Heart Research UK.
SUBWAY Helping Hearts™ Family 5K Series
We’re delighted to announce the SUBWAY Helping Hearts™ Family 5K Fun Run series for 2017! Whether you choose to run, walk or even push the buggy around the course, we’d love for you to join us on one of the fun-packed events. Sign up today!

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We're your local national charity, founded in 1967 by heart surgeon, David Watson to make surgery safer.  Originally the National Heart Research Fund, we changed our name to Heart Research UK in 2005.  As the second largest heart charity in the UK we fund pioneering medical research into the prevention, treatment and cure of heart disease as well as helping communities improve their lifestyles with Healthy Heart Grants.  Read more

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National dance competition, The UK Dance Elite Championsh
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