News - April, 2014

News

April, 2014

Hockey’s on the ball to tackle SADS

Hockey’s on the ball to tackle SADS

Posted: Tue, 29 Apr 2014

On Sunday 27th April, Leicestershire Hockey Association (LHA) representatives led by Vice – President David Cawthorn of the schools and youth section presented a defibrillator to Lyn Morris, duty officer of St Margaret's Pasture Sports Centre, Leicester.... Read More »

Tags: Sport, Hockey

Thank You

Thank You

Posted: Mon, 28 Apr 2014

A HUGE THANK YOU! to everyone who made the inaugural Joe Humphries Memorial Trust Black Tie Dinner such a resounding success. You made the evening a truly fitting celebration of the fun loving, big hearted person he was.

This very special event could not... Read More »

Tags: Events

Leicester cardiologist with a ‘big heart’ to ride through Alps for local charity

Leicester cardiologist with a ‘big heart’ to ride through Alps for local charity

Posted: Wed, 23 Apr 2014

A HEART doctor will set off on a 500km Alpine bike ride next month in aid of local charity the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust.

Alastair Sandilands, a consultant cardiologist at Leicester's Glenfield Hospital, will be getting on his bike to cycle in the Swiss... Read More »

Tags: Active4Joe, Sport

Clubs trained in saving lives

Clubs trained in saving lives

Posted: Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Life-saving skills are being taught to the public thanks to a link-up between a council and charity.

Leicester City Council sports services staff are to provide instructors to help deliver CPR training, working with the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust.

It... Read More »

Tags: CPR

The Lord-Lieutenant's Award For Young People 2014

The Lord-Lieutenant's Award For Young People 2014

Posted: Wed, 16 Apr 2014

The spotlight shines on 'inspirational' young people from Leicestershire at the The Lord-Lieutenant's Award For Young People 2014

Finally the waiting was finally over as the Lord – Lieutenant of Leicestershire Jennifer, Lady Gretton once again hosted... Read More »

Tags: Events, LLYP Awards

A SADS Fact of Life - April 2014

A SADS Fact of Life - April 2014

Posted: Mon, 07 Apr 2014

A child/young adult should seen by a doctor if she/he has experienced below:

  • Family history of unexpected, unexplained sudden death (under the age of 40).
  • Do you get unusually short of breath during or shortly after exercise?(not explained by just being... Read More »

Tags: SADS Fact of Life

Charity gets city council support to help spread life-saving skills

Charity gets city council support to help spread life-saving skills

Posted: Mon, 07 Apr 2014

A LOCAL charity is set to receive city council support to help with its work teaching people vital life-saving skills.

Leicester City Council's sports services department will provide instructors to help deliver CPR training, working in partnership with... Read More »

Tags: Joe's Mini Heartstart

JHMT Supporters with Rothley Defibrillator

JHMT Supporters with Rothley Defibrillator

Posted: Sun, 06 Apr 2014

JHMT Supporters show off the Defibrillator that was installed on Rothley Village Green.

Tags: Defibrillator

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