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Inspirational Young People make a Difference

Inspirational Young People make a Difference

Posted: Wed, 05 Nov 2014

Inspirational young people make a difference with the support of the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust

YOUNG people from Leicester and Leicestershire are benefitting from an inspirational new awards scheme that helps them to achieve their goals.

The Inspire... Read More »

Tags: Events, Inspire Awards

Leicester Marathon - Team Joe

Leicester Marathon - Team Joe

Posted: Mon, 27 Oct 2014

Many congratulations' to all members of 'Team Joe' who took part in this year's Leicester Marathon races this morning including the half marathon and Ted Toft mile respectively.

A Great effort all round as this gallant team of 'brave hearts' joined the... Read More »

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Together, let's break the silence on SADS

Together, let's break the silence on SADS

Posted: Sat, 04 Oct 2014

In our patron Martin Johnson's words 'If you don't have the information you can't make a choice. That's the minimum a parent deserves to try and keep their loved ones safe as can be. Something we were so cruelly denied because of the silence around #SADS... Read More »

Tags: Events, Martin Johnson, SADS

Sporting clubs unite to break the silence on SADS

Sporting clubs unite to break the silence on SADS

Posted: Fri, 03 Oct 2014

LEICESTERSHIRE'S biggest sports clubs are uniting to back SADS Awareness Week 2014.

The week, which is organised by local charity the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT), runs from 4-11 October and aims to raise awareness of potentially fatal, undiagnosed... Read More »

Tags: CPR, Events, Heartsafe, Martin Johnson, SADS

Don’t be faint-hearted – get involved in SADS Awareness Week

Don’t be faint-hearted – get involved in SADS Awareness Week

Posted: Tue, 30 Sep 2014

A LOCAL charity is holding a week of activity to raise awareness of Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome (SADS), which claims the lives of 12 young people every week.

The week is organised by the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT), which was established in... Read More »

Tags: Events, Press, SADS

‘Countdown’ to JHMT SADS Awareness Week – 4th – 11th October 2014

‘Countdown’ to JHMT SADS Awareness Week – 4th – 11th October 2014

Posted: Thu, 25 Sep 2014

On Tuesday 16th September, Martin Johnson patron of the JHMT and Ffion Davies (consultant in A&Eat the LRI) and Trust SADS expert, gave a talk to GPs on sudden cardiac death in young people at the NHS Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group. This... Read More »

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A Very Special Mile for Joe

A Very Special Mile for Joe

Posted: Mon, 14 Jul 2014

FAMILIES and young children turned out in force for the inaugural Joe's Jog, a mile-long fun run in memory of 14-year-old Joe Humphries.

The jog, which was held prior to the recent Rothley 10k (on June 17), helped to raise funds for local charities including... Read More »

Tags: Active4Joe, Events, Press, Rothley 10k

Virtual World Cup Brazilian tour raises more than £1,000 for local charities

Virtual World Cup Brazilian tour raises more than £1,000 for local charities

Posted: Thu, 05 Jun 2014

SPORTING enthusiasts have been raising money for local charities by taking part in a virtual tour of Brazil, linked to the upcoming World Cup.

More than 35 people took part in the event, including staff from sports support network Leicester-Shire &... Read More »

Tags: Active4Joe, Events, LRS

More than £5,000 raised at black tie event for Joe's Trust

More than £5,000 raised at black tie event for Joe's Trust

Posted: Wed, 21 May 2014

The recent fundraising black tie event has raised more than £5,000 to help support the work of the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT).

The gala dinner was held on Saturday 26 April and took place at the LCFC King Power Stadium.

The Trust was set... Read More »

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A Leicestershire Cup Winning football team with the heart to tackle SADS

A Leicestershire Cup Winning football team with the heart to tackle SADS

Posted: Wed, 07 May 2014

Congratulations to Quorn FC crowned league cup champions 2014 winning through a hard fought encounter v Tipton last night at Walsall FC. This first of a potential cup double is just reward for a memorable season narrowly missing out on promotion from... Read More »

Tags: Events, Football, Quorn FC

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 »

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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

Yvonne Bloor plays solo guitar for JHMT

Yvonne Bloor plays solo guitar for JHMT

Posted: Mon, 03 Feb 2014

'Many thanks' to Yvonne Bloor, Tereza and Caroline Beardsmore and everyone who worked tirelessly behind the scenes to put on a memorable and fitting guitar concert today in the Church of St James the Greater, Leicester – all in aid of Joe's Trust.... Read More »

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Nominations now closed for LLYPY Awards 2014

Nominations now closed for LLYPY Awards 2014

Posted: Mon, 03 Feb 2014

The nominations are now closed for this year's Lord – Lieutenants Young Person of the Year Award 2014. 'Thank you' to all those who took time out to nominate one of the many inspirational young people from across Leicester-shire. Now begins the... Read More »

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Are you a special one?

Are you a special one?

Posted: Mon, 02 Dec 2013

Nominations are open for a very, very special and inspiring young person, between the ages of 13-19 years old, from Leicestershire for the prestigious Lord Lieutenant’s Young Person of the Year Awards 2014.

As we know, so many young people are without... Read More »

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Kasabian - Big Sound and even Bigger Hearts!

Kasabian - Big Sound and even Bigger Hearts!

Posted: Mon, 02 Dec 2013

A band from Leicester with a Big Sound and even Bigger Hearts!

If one of the world's great rock bands can support JHMT's campaign to save young heart beats so can you! Keep breaking the silence on SADS!

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Places still available on CPR / AED Appreciation Courses

Places still available on CPR / AED Appreciation Courses

Posted: Sun, 01 Dec 2013

The Joe Humphries Memorial Trust is running three more CPR / AED Appreciation Courses in Rothley to seek to increase the numbers of persons trained.

The venues and dates are as follows:

Saturday 7th December, 2013, 10am to 12 noon,
Rothley C of E Primary... Read More »

Tags: CPR, Events

Singing for Fun Presents A Winter Concert

Singing for Fun Presents A Winter Concert

Posted: Sat, 30 Nov 2013

Please come and join us for this fantastic start to the festive season with a special concert performed by local group Singing for Fun. They have performed all over Europe including Paris, Venice and Florence as well as at Leicester De Montfort Hall earlier... Read More »

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Inaugural conference about fatal disease hailed a success

Inaugural conference about fatal disease hailed a success

Posted: Mon, 11 Nov 2013

Medics and charity staff held a conference to raise awareness of a fatal disease that can strike without warning.

The conference was told there can be early indicators of heart problems in some people and raising awareness could help save some of the 12... Read More »

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Spotlight on 'SADS' at Leicester Medical Conference

Spotlight on 'SADS' at Leicester Medical Conference

Posted: Sun, 03 Nov 2013

'For the past year since the loss of our beloved son Joe, the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust have campaigned vigorously for greater public awareness of sudden cardiac death in young people and also for a better understanding within the medical profession.... Read More »

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