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With your donations we can end the devastation and keep families together.
Whether you want to take on the iconic London Marathon, walk Hadrian's Wall, cycle across Cuba or jump out of a plane, we have an event for you.
This September clear out your clutter and fill a bag to fund life saving research.
From 5 October large retailers will charge 5p for plastic bags. Buy a reusable bag from our Online Shop and help raise awareness of our life saving research.
Find out how our research has helped save the lives of people with heart conditions.
Whether you are living with heart disease or supporting a friend or family member, our online community is a space for you.
Meet some of our heart heroes who have bravely shared their stories with others.
Read our vision and priorities to 2020 and see how we're fighting for every heartbeat.
Wear red and join the fun on Friday 5 February 2016
to help raise money and awareness for our life saving research.
Our vision is a world in which people do not die prematurely or suffer from heart disease. Thanks to you, we’ve made great progress. With you, we’ll beat it.
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"One day I’ll need a new heart. The BHF’s pioneering research into heart transplants gives me a chance to be here with my family longer. That’s why I’m going to turn my town red for Wear it. Beat - to support the research that’s given me a fighting chance."
Sign up to Wear it. Beat it. on 5 February 2016 for your free fundraising pack. Or download our fundraising ideas and resources to help you make your event a success. Have fun and get reddy.
Turn the nation red in February for Wear it. Beat it. Get your red gear from our online shop. From t-shirts to ties, we have all the essentials.
Donating £3 per month will help fund vital research to find new or improved ways to treat heart disease.
We fund around £100 million of life saving heart research every year in our fight for every heartbeat.
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06 October 2015
Every 3 minutes, someone in the UK is struck by a heart attack.
Around 30% of heart attacks are fatal.
Around 2.3 million people in the UK are living with coronary heart disease.