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Girl, 17, fitted with life-saving pacemaker after school screening spots major heart defect

The Sun – 8th October 2016 A student told she had a major heart defect after attending a school screening …

The Annual CRY (Cardiac Risk in the Young) charity walk took place on Saturday in Durham starting from the Rowing Club and going on a new route through the City. Lesley Holder (2nd right front ) with her family and friends walking in memory of son Dale Holder
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CRY Durham Riverside Walk 2016

Over 300 CRY supporters took part in the 7th CRY Durham Riverside Walk on Saturday 1st October 2016. Thank you …Read more

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Daniel Wilkinson death: ‘Too many are being lost to cardiac issues’ – experts

BBC Sport – 4th October 2016 All young people involved in sport should be screened for underlying heart conditions, experts …

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Student, 19, found dead at Sheffield Hallam University from Sudden Adult Death Syndrome

The Sun – 29th September 2016 A 19-year-old student who was found dead in her student lodgings after returning to …


Windsor Half Marathon 2016

Congratulations to all our runners who took part in the Windsor Half Marathon 2016! The sun was out and we …Read more

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Latest research by CRY leads to major advance in the future of heart screening for young people

Published research funded by the charity CRY is improving the way young people are screened and leading to significant cost …


Great North Run 2016

Congratulations and a huge thank you to the 74 runners who took part in the Great North Run for CRY …Read more

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Acclaimed artist auctions palette in second exclusive partnership with CRY

Popular Lincoln-based artist Katy Jade Dobson has once again shown her support for CRY as she launched a unique online auction of …

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Test EVERY teenager for the deadly heart defect that stole our lovely Alex in her sleep: Mother’s plea after losing her daughter to a rare condition

Daily Mail – 6th August 2016 The anguished parents of a schoolgirl who died in her sleep from an undiagnosed …

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CRY Update Magazine 69

Read Update 69 here CRY Update 69 reports on all the CRY news, events and fundraising from January to April …

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CRY Raising Awareness Week – 19th to 27th November 2016

Please support CRY during Raising Awareness Week by organising your own fundraising event or an information stand; taking part in …Read more

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The CRY Great Cake Bake – 25th November 2016

The CRY Great Cake Bake is a simple way for people to get involved in Raising Awareness Week and incorporate …Read more

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Brighton Marathon – 9th April 2017

CRY have places available for the Brighton Marathon 2017 and also welcome any own place runners who would like to …Read more

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Virgin Money London Marathon – 23rd April 2017

The Virgin Money London Marathon is the largest annual fundraising event on the planet – runners have raised over £750 …Read more

London 10,000

Vitality London 10,000 – 29th May 2017

  Starting and finishing in St. James’s Park, runners will enjoy the sights of the city and pass some of …Read more

Aaron Dixon

Aaron James Dixon

Aaron James Dixon born on the 23rd September 1987. Aaron was a much longed for child and I loved him …

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Neil Bradbury

Sunday 15th November 2015, a day I was really looking forward to. I’d been telling my colleagues just two days …

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John Chapelhow

It is 5 years gone the 26th of June 2010 since we lost our most precious, caring son and brother …

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Alex Brown

For those who knew Alex, he certainly was a character, he had met the love of his life Becky, he …