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Rankin launches international art movement to support global fight against heart disease

29 September 2017

World renowned photographer Rankin has teamed up with the British Heart Foundation (BHF) this World Heart Day (29th September) to launch an international art project with creatives from around the world, to raise awareness of the global fight against heart disease.

The Duchess of York announced as BHF Ambassador

20 September 2017

The Duchess of York was today announced as an official British Heart Foundation Ambassador, marking the occasion by spending the morning at The William Harvey Heart Centre, Queen Mary University of London, where the BHF funds life saving heart research.

Top 10 quirkiest fundraisers of the year

24 August 2017

What are the top ten quirky fundraisers for the BHF? Find out about mountaineering in bridal wear and more ways in which supporters have raised money to fund BHF research.

Third of Brits cannot remember last time they took up a new hobby

15 August 2017

Nine in ten British adults have given up at least one hobby from their childhood and almost a third (31%) can’t remember the last time they took up a new one or tried something different, according to new statistics released by the BHF.

BHF reveal that the majority of Brits are stuck in their comfort zone and daily routines

17 July 2017

Over half of Brits don’t venture outside of their comfort zones and almost half (45%) fear that one day they might live to regret it, according to new statistics released by the BHF.

The BHF to host a programme of events bringing science and lifestyle together

29 June 2017

Named Mind, Body, Science, the boutique events hosted by the BHF are aimed at those with a passion for science, health and wellbeing. Held at seven fabulous locations all over London from July 17-21, each event promises to be engaging, fun, informative and a great chance to ask the questions you want answered.

BHF funded researchers get set to take on challenge of a lifetime on an international scale

8 June 2017

Dr Divaka Perera and Professor Mike Marber are set to lead a team of cyclists across the length of Sri Lanka in June to raise funds for the British Heart Foundation (BHF) and Sri Lankan charity, Little Hearts. The BHF funded researchers are aiming to raise at least £15,000 to help the international fight against heart disease.

New statistics reveal effect of modern day lifestyles on family life

12 May 2017

A new survey by the BHF has revealed the stresses of modern day living are putting a considerable strain on family life as it's revealed the average UK family last spent time together nearly two months ago.

New report assesses impact of physical inactivity on UK heart health and economy

3 April 2017

More than 20million UK adults are classified as physically inactive increasing their risk of heart disease and costing the UK health service as much as £1.2billion each year according to our new report.

BHF London to Brighton series of events collaborates with English Tourism Week

24 March 2017

BHF's London to Brighton series collaborates with English Tourism Week at an event on Ship Street Brighton on Tuesday 28 March 2017.