11 July 2019
Chris Skidmore, Minister for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation, today announced a £30 million award to the University of Cambridge to support the new Cambridge Heart and Lung Research Institute (HLRI).
4 July 2019
Today we announce that our chief executive, Simon Gillespie, will be retiring from the charity at the end of December after almost seven years.
26 June 2019
The University of Oxford has received £250,000 funding to investigate the no-reflow phenomenon, an issue that can dramatically impact the recovery of a stroke survivor.
20 June 2019
The BHF is calling for cleaner air this Clean Air Day
17 June 2019
On Sunday 16th June, almost 15,000 cyclists took part in our flagship cycling event, the London to Brighton Bike ride and raised an incredible £2 million.
7 June 2019
British Heart Foundation Chief Executive Simon Gillespie has been awarded an OBE in the Queen’s birthday honours, recognising his services to patients and medical research.
5 June 2019
Women who have high blood pressure during their pregnancies, or a related more severe condition called pre-eclampsia, are at much higher risk of heart attacks and strokes than those who have normal blood pressure, according to new research we funded.