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Soccer legend in big cheque transfer

Soccer legend in big cheque transfer

Former Manchester United and Manchester City football legend Denis Law lined up alongside a team of north west solicitors to receive a cheque for over £11,000 to help us with our work. S.....

Another step forward in the vaccine process

Another step forward in the vaccine process

The Department of Health has confirmed that the business case for the purchase of the Meningitis B vaccine has been approved and procurement will begin. Responding to the news, Meningitis Now Found.....

New appeal launched with Jacob’s help

New appeal launched with Jacob’s help

We’ve launched our latest appeal for public donations. The mailing will be dropping onto doormats around the country this week. We’re asking supporters to back our fight and send £2.....

The NICE quality standard on feverish illness in children

The NICE quality standard on feverish illness in children

Recognising serious illness in children with unexplained fever We’re formally supporting a new quality standard from NICE (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence) to help doctors, nu.....

Dr. Steve Dayman

Dr. Steve Dayman

The man who launched the UK’s meningitis movement after losing his baby to the disease is honoured to receive an honorary doctorate from the University of Bristol. Steve Dayman received the acc.....

Win a beautiful Stark Seductress Clutch bag, worth £1,295

Win a beautiful Stark Seductress Clutch bag, worth £1,295

This week Grazia Magazine is offering its readers the chance to win a stunning Stark Seductress clutch bag, worth £1,295, with proceeds from the competition being donated to us. Stark is the l.....

English 3000s challenge will be a walk in the park

English 3000s challenge will be a walk in the park

Sometimes our supporters set themselves challenges for their fundraising that sound harder than the challenge itself! One case in point is Jo-anne Hale, who in preparation for our English 3000s chall.....

Guest Blog: Young Ambassador Fiona on her work experience week with us

Guest Blog: Young Ambassador Fiona on her work experience week with us

"It seems unlikely that the Young Ambassador writing a blog at head office would be the one that lives 350 miles away, and yet here I am typing at my desk with a lovely view of the sunny Cotswolds.&nb.....

Queen’s honour for Young Ambassador Adam

Queen’s honour for Young Ambassador Adam

On Saturday, we received some very exciting news about one of our Young Ambassadors. Adam Tuffrey has become one of the youngest people to be awarded the British Empire Medal (BEM) in the Queen&rsquo.....

Keep your eye on the ball when it comes to meningitis

Keep your eye on the ball when it comes to meningitis

I know the delights of summer – including the FIFA World Cup – are upon us, but I hope everyone keeps their eyes on the ball when it comes to meningitis. As a former World Cup player an.....

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