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Cricket Club Becomes Heartsafe with the Help of JHMT

Cricket Club Becomes Heartsafe with the Help of JHMT

Posted: Wed, 06 Feb 2019

Countesthorpe Cricket Club has funded the new defibrillator thanks to donations from the Leicestershire Cricket Association, Pirelli and Countesthorpe Parish Council – and has also put its own club funds towards the project.

The external cabinet... Read More »

Tags: CPR, Events

A HUGE THANKS to DMUFC students & friends for being such ‘GREAT SPORTS’ at annual football tournament, in aid of JHMT

A HUGE THANKS to DMUFC students & friends for being such ‘GREAT SPORTS’ at annual football tournament, in aid of JHMT

Posted: Mon, 04 Feb 2019

Once again congratulations to the Team DMU organizing committee led by James Dillon who have worked so hard to make the event possible.

HONOURS EVEN: The curtain raiser challenge between DMUFC ( Very Strong!!) Select v JHMT Select opened the tournament... Read More »

Tags: CPR, Events

Time to Nominate your Young Person of the Year

Time to Nominate your Young Person of the Year

Posted: Thu, 10 Jan 2019

The Lord-Lieutenant of Leicestershire, Michael Kapur OBE said: "I am delighted to continue the Lord-Lieutenant's Awards. This is my first year of involvement and I am really looking forward to hearing about the remarkable efforts of our amazing young... Read More »

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Joe’s Trust (JHMT) Helps Boxing Club to Become Heart Safe

Joe’s Trust (JHMT) Helps Boxing Club to Become Heart Safe

Posted: Wed, 28 Nov 2018

The Waterfront Sports and Education Academy (WSEA) has recently installed a defibrillator at the front of its building, on Marjorie Street.

Through its association with the JHMT, the club was able to purchase a defib at a subsidised rate. Staff from WSEA... Read More »

Tags: Events, CPR, SADS

Simple Skills Save Lives - That's the Message of this Year's SADS Awareness Week

Simple Skills Save Lives - That's the Message of this Year's SADS Awareness Week

Posted: Mon, 01 Oct 2018

SADS Awareness Week will take place from 1-5 October 2018. It is organised by local charity the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT).

The JHMT was set up after the death of Rothley teenager Joe Humphries in 2012. Joe died from SADS while out on a training... Read More »

Tags: SADS, Events

There's Still Time to Nominate Sports Stars in Charnwood

There's Still Time to Nominate Sports Stars in Charnwood

Posted: Sat, 01 Sep 2018

The annual awards are run by Charnwood Borough Council and give recognition to committed athletes and the dedicated coaches and volunteers who give up their time to support them.

Will Blanche, senior active recreation officer at the Council, said "The... Read More »

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More than £1,400 Raised by this Year's Joe's Jog

More than £1,400 Raised by this Year's Joe's Jog

Posted: Thu, 21 Jun 2018

Joe's Jog, now in its fifth year, took place before the Mattioli Woods Rothley 10k running event on Tuesday 12 June. It drew a record 358 participants, with families and children of all ages enjoying the chance to be part of the Rothley 10k evening.

The... Read More »

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Young People Celebrated at Annual Awards

Young People Celebrated at Annual Awards

Posted: Wed, 16 May 2018

Bravehearts, volunteers, athletes and artists received coveted accolades in front of friends and family at the Lord Lieutenant's awards held at County Hall.

Youngsters from across Leicester and Leicestershire were recognised for some of the most remarkable... Read More »

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On your Marks, Get Set, Go for the 5th Joe's Jog!

On your Marks, Get Set, Go for the 5th Joe's Jog!

Posted: Fri, 04 May 2018

Joe's Jog, now in its fifth year, will take place before the Mattioli Woods Rothley 10k running event which takes place in the Leicestershire village on Tuesday 12 June.

The inclusive and family-friendly fun run gives families and children aged seven and... Read More »

Tags: SADS, Events

On your Marks, Get Set, Go for the 5th Joe's Jog!

On your Marks, Get Set, Go for the 5th Joe's Jog!

Posted: Tue, 20 Mar 2018

Joe's Jog, now in its fifth year, will take place before the Mattioli Woods Rothley 10k running event which takes place in the Leicestershire village on Tuesday 12 June.

The inclusive and family-friendly fun run gives families and children aged seven and... Read More »

Tags: SADS, Events

‘Time’ to Nominate your Young Person of the Year 2018

‘Time’ to Nominate your Young Person of the Year 2018

Posted: Mon, 04 Dec 2017

Help celebrate the achievements of young people across the city and county by nominating an inspiring young person for the Lord-Lieutenant's 2018 awards

People in Leicester and Leicestershire are being urged to nominate inspiring young people for this... Read More »

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Balloon launch, book, talks and training sessions mark this year’s JHMT SADS Awareness Week

Balloon launch, book, talks and training sessions mark this year’s JHMT SADS Awareness Week

Posted: Thu, 28 Sep 2017

SADS Awareness Week will take place from 2-6 October 2017.

The JHMT was set up after the death of Rothley teenager Joe Humphries in 2012. Joe died from SADS while out on a training jog near his home. SADS stands for sudden arrhythmic death syndrome, a... Read More »

Tags: SADS, Events, CPR, Martin Johnson

More than £1,000 Raised by this Year's Joe's Jog

More than £1,000 Raised by this Year's Joe's Jog

Posted: Thu, 22 Jun 2017

Joe's Jog, now in its fourth year, took place before the Mattioli Woods Rothley 10k running event on Tuesday 13 June. It drew a record 248 participants, with families and children of all ages enjoying the chance to be part of the Rothley 10k evening.... Read More »

Tags: Events

Mission Accomplished!!

Mission Accomplished!!

Posted: Wed, 03 May 2017

See below Nick's blog message as he reflects on this fantastic personal achievement to help Joe's Trust make a difference:

' A huge thank you to JHMT for giving me the opportunity to run this year's London marathon. It was an honour and privilege to be... Read More »

Tags: SADS, Events

On your marks, get set and get ready to run a very special mile for Joe

On your marks, get set and get ready to run a very special mile for Joe

Posted: Mon, 01 May 2017

Joe's Jog, now in its fourth year, will take place before the Mattioli Woods Rothley 10k running event, which takes place in the Leicestershire village on Tuesday 13 June.

The inclusive and family-friendly fun run, which kicks off at 6.15pm, gives families... Read More »

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Nick Gets Ready to Run for the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust

Nick Gets Ready to Run for the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust

Posted: Wed, 05 Apr 2017

Nick White, from Loughborough, has already raised £1,900 in sponsorship ahead of the event, on April 23 – so now all that's left to do is run it!

It will be the first time that Nick, 45, has ever run a marathon.

"I chose the Joe Humphries Trust... Read More »

Tags: Events, SADS

SADS Awareness Conference 2017 Will Again Put Sudden Heart Deaths in Young People Firmly on the Agenda for Doctors & Nurses

SADS Awareness Conference 2017 Will Again Put Sudden Heart Deaths in Young People Firmly on the Agenda for Doctors & Nurses

Posted: Tue, 07 Feb 2017

These are the sorts of questions that will be addressed at this year's SADS awareness conference, organised by local charity the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT) in conjunction with the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust.

It takes place on... Read More »

Tags: SADS, Events

DMU students put in a 'champion effort' at charity football fest to tackle SADS

DMU students put in a 'champion effort' at charity football fest to tackle SADS

Posted: Fri, 03 Feb 2017

'A HUGE THANKS to all members of the De Montfort Mens and Womens football teams for being such 'GREAT SPORTS' at this year's annual DMU mens and womens football tournament to help Joe's Trust with its goal to raise awareness of #SADS and reduce the incidence... Read More »

Tags: Events

Leicestershire County Cricket Club are Proud to be Launching Heart Awareness in Cricket (HAC)

Leicestershire County Cricket Club are Proud to be Launching Heart Awareness in Cricket (HAC)

Posted: Wed, 11 Jan 2017

Following on from the successful CPR raise awareness day during a Specsavers County Championship match against Sussex in 2016, Leicestershire CCC have teamed up with the Heartwize charity and the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT) to raise awareness... Read More »

Tags: Events

Nominate a young person of the year

Nominate a young person of the year

Posted: Tue, 06 Dec 2016

People in Leicester and Leicestershire are being urged to vote for inspiring young people as part of this year's Lord-Lieutenant's Award.

Each year, the Lord-Lieutenant celebrates the achievements of young people across the city and county.

The award scheme... Read More »

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