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October, 2014

Leicester Marathon - Team Joe

Leicester Marathon - Team Joe

Posted: Mon, 27 Oct 2014 08:31

Many congratulations' to all members of 'Team Joe' who took part in this year's Leicester Marathon races this morning including the half marathon and Ted Toft mile respectively.

Tags: Events

Cardiac Nurses Make Marathon Effort for Joe's Trust

Cardiac Nurses Make Marathon Effort for Joe's Trust

Posted: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:48

SIX cardiac nurses are limbering up to run a half-marathon for a local heart charity.

Tags: SADS

Bond Night & Balloon Launch

Bond Night & Balloon Launch

Posted: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:06

The stars ( all Joe's friends for those x 85 who managed to secure a ticket! ) turned out in force to walk the red carpet to mark the 2nd anniversary of Joe's tragic loss in October 2012.

Tags: SADS

RAG Cash Helps School to Buy Defibrillator

RAG Cash Helps School to Buy Defibrillator

Posted: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:02

The money was handed to Mountfields Lodge School, in Epinal Way, Loughborough, which has been working with the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust to try and install an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).. Read More »

Tags: Defibrillator

Conference held in Leicester to Raise Awareness of Heart Deaths in Young People

Conference held in Leicester to Raise Awareness of Heart Deaths in Young People

Posted: Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:42

A conference was held on Tuesday at the Leicester Tigers Rugby Ground to raise awareness of heart deaths in young people. On average 12 young people die each week in Britain suddenly because of SADS (sudden.. Read More »

Tags: SADS

Breaking the Silence on #SADS

Breaking the Silence on #SADS

Posted: Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:39

#SADS Q&A with JHMT's SADS expert Dr Ffion Davies, Consultant in Emergency Medicine (A&E), University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

Tags: SADS

Leicester City, Tigers and Riders Fans Learn How to Save Lives

Leicester City, Tigers and Riders Fans Learn How to Save Lives

Posted: Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:42

Leicester City ambassador Alan "The Birch" Birchenall and consultant cardiologist at Glenfield Hospital, Dr Doug Skehan organised demonstrations of CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) last week.

Tags: SADS

De Lisle students’ photography competition launched to back SADS Awareness Week

De Lisle students’ photography competition launched to back SADS Awareness Week

Posted: Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:53

BUDDING photographers at a county school are remembering their friend Joe Humphries by taking part in a competition launched in his memory.

Tags: Photography

Alan takes lifesaving message to more than 10,000 people in the war against SADS – all for the love of Joe

Alan takes lifesaving message to more than 10,000 people in the war against SADS – all for the love of Joe

Posted: Tue, 07 Oct 2014 14:49

A RETIRED cardiac nurse who is determined to share his life-saving skills with others has addressed more than 10,000 people about cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).

Tags: SADS, CPR

Together, let's break the silence on SADS

Together, let's break the silence on SADS

Posted: Sat, 04 Oct 2014 08:51

It's the start of #SADS Week 2014

In our patron Martin Johnson's words 'If you don't have the information you can't make a choice.'

Tags: SADS, Events, Martin Johnson

Sporting clubs unite to break the silence on SADS

Sporting clubs unite to break the silence on SADS

Posted: Fri, 03 Oct 2014 18:47

LEICESTERSHIRE'S biggest sports clubs are uniting to back SADS Awareness Week 2014.

Running for a second year this year, SADS Awareness Week is being backed by the Leicester Tigers, Leicester City Football.. Read More »

Tags: Events, SADS, Heartsafe, CPR, Martin Johnson