Fight for Every Heartbeat

Coronary heart disease is the UK's single biggest killer but we are leading the fight against it.

Help us keep more hearts beating.











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Donate to the BHF

Text FIGHT to 70707 to donate £3 to fund our life-saving research. See terms and conditions.


Find BHF services near you

Find your local shop, support group or event on our online map.

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Find an event near you

Get your heart racing by taking part in one of our events.

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FFEHB research

Contact the British Heart Foundation heart helpline


Our latest news

We are dedicated to saving lives by developing better treatments. Sometimes this involves the use of animals in research.
Figures show smoking among young people in England is at a record low, but 100,000 are still addicted.
Soaring temperatures can be a problem for heart patients. Read our top tips for staying healthy in the hot weather.
Find out what we think on NICE's new recommendations on reducing cholesterol.
Find out who has won the 'Young Investigator of the Year' award for their research into stents.