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The BHF smashes Guinness World Records title in show of solidarity for heart patients

14 February 2018

The BHF has smashed the Guinness World Records title with almost 18,000 heartfelt messages united in world’s longest chain of paper hearts, in show of solidarity for heart patients.

The Beating Hearts Ball online auction is now open to raise money for life saving research

8 February 2018

The British Heart Foundation has launched its exclusive online auction with luxury items and once-in-a-lifetime experiences ahead of The Beating Hearts Ball at The Guildhall on Tuesday 20 February.

British Heart Foundation partner Airbus takes children battling heart disease on a festive flight

18 December 2017

Leading aircraft manufacturer Airbus teamed up with the British Heart Foundation (BHF) today, as part of the charity’s Christmas Appeal. The Bristol-based business hosted a Christmas party and flight with Santa for local children living with a congenital heart defect.

TV star Ulrika Jonsson meets children battling congenital heart disease

15 December 2017

TV star Ulrika Jonsson backs the BHF's Christmas Appeal by visiting a children's hospital, after daughter was born with congenital heart disease.

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.