Heart Research UK is 50
Join us in celebrating 50 years of Helping hearts near youRead more
Payroll Giving 2017
Payroll Giving
Be a 9-5 Heart Hero this AprilRead more
Northern Ireland Grant
Heart Research UK is committed to supporting research at hospitals and universities across the United Kingdom, including Northern Ireland.Read more
50th Anniversary 50 day challenge
50th Anniversary 50 day challenge
Give up something unhealthy or take up something healthy for 50 daysRead more
Heart Transplantation Masterclass 2017
Monday 12 June 2017 at the West Midlands Surgical Training Centre, University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire.Read more
Make a Will Month
Our solicitors are providing FREE Wills in return for a minimum donation to our charityRead more
#LovingHearts
Our partnership with Damart aims to help women improve their heart health.Read more
Mitral Valve Masterclass 2017
Tuesday 13 and Wednesday 14 June 2017 at the West Midlands Surgical Training Centre, University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire.Read more
Floral Bloom
Healthy Tip: Green fingers and healthy hearts
The Royal Horticultural Society’s National Gardening Week runs from 10-16 April. This annual event, has grown into the country’s biggest celebration of gardening.Read 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
Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital
Fellowship at Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital
The Aortic Surgery Fellowship was awarded to Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital and gave trainee cardiothoracic surgeon, Omar Nawaytou, the opportunity to work with, and learn from, a team of experienced surgeons.Read more
Tour de Yorkshire
Healthy Tip: Tour de Yorkshire
Many people are familiar with the annual cycle race, Tour de France which started in 1903 and it inspired another key sporting event, the Tour de Yorkshire, now in its third year.Read more
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Join us in celebrating 50 years of Helping hearts near you
Payroll Giving 2017
Be a 9-5 Heart Hero this April
Heart Research UK is committed to supporting research at hospitals and universities across the United Kingdom, including Northern Ireland.
50th Anniversary 50 day challenge
Give up something unhealthy or take up something healthy for 50 days
Monday 12 June 2017 at the West Midlands Surgical Training Centre, University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire.
Our solicitors are providing FREE Wills in return for a minimum donation to our charity
Our partnership with Damart aims to help women improve their heart health.
Tuesday 13 and Wednesday 14 June 2017 at the West Midlands Surgical Training Centre, University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire.
Floral Bloom
The Royal Horticultural Society’s National Gardening Week runs from 10-16 April. This annual event, has grown into the country’s biggest celebration of gardening.
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.
Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital
The Aortic Surgery Fellowship was awarded to Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital and gave trainee cardiothoracic surgeon, Omar Nawaytou, the opportunity to work with, and learn from, a team of experienced surgeons.
Tour de Yorkshire
Many people are familiar with the annual cycle race, Tour de France which started in 1903 and it inspired another key sporting event, the Tour de Yorkshire, now in its third year.
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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

50th Anniversary 50 day challenge
Give up something unhealthy or take up something healthy for 50 days
Our solicitors are providing FREE Wills in return for a minimum donation to our charity
Put your unwanted, odd or broken jewellery to work and help hearts near you
Investigating the role of blood platelets in controlling inflammation in blood vessels

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12/04/2017 - 11:23
Easter, for many, is a time to take a break from the usual routine and enjoy spending time with family and friends.
31/03/2017 - 16:46
April is Bowel Cancer awareness month but did you know that many of the lifestyle risk factors are the same for heart disease?
23/03/2017 - 16:20
As the clock’s spring forward on Sunday 26 March, now is the time to put that spring in your step and use that extra hour of daylight to burst int
17/03/2017 - 14:40
Heart Research UK wants children, staff and parents across the UK to get involved in the UK’s largest inter-school cycling and scooting challenge;
09/03/2017 - 16:57
17 March is World Sleep Day and Heart Research UK wants you to ask yourself: are you one of the third of Britons who sleep for less than six hours
01/03/2017 - 17:38
A recent study by Imperial College London, suggests that eating 10 portions of fruit and vegetables a day may give us longer lives yet only one in