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Calls for wider cardiac screening as new research confirms it’s not just athletes and “sporty” young people at risk

Published papers conclude that sudden arrhythmic death (SADS) is more common ‘at rest’ or whilst sleeping than during excessive exercise …

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A heartfelt thank you to leading retailer from Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY)

Staff and customers from McColl’s Retail Group (which has over 1315 stores across the UK) have been applauded by the …Read more

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CRY Update Magazine 64

Read the magazine here Issue 64 of the CRY Update looks back at a busy CRY summer from May to …


Launch of CRY’s new short film about young sudden cardiac death

On Wednesday 26th November CRY launched a short film which will be one of our most powerful and emotive campaigns …


Grief-stricken mother who lost her super-fit 17-year-old son to undiagnosed heart condition says ALL teens should be given simple £35 heart test

Daily Mail – 25th November 2014 Matthew Dewhirst was a much wanted and deeply loved son, who was conceived after …

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CRY Durham Riverside Walk 2014

A record number of participants, 286 in all (along with several 4-legged friends, some in CRY T-shirts or customised CRY …Read more

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Pixie School Tour for CRY 2014

In the summer of 2014, singer-songwriter and CRY Patron Pixie Lott performed her pop smash hits for students at 5 …Read more

Royal PArks Half Marathon in memory of Tom Clabburn

Ben’s first time, is a success for CRY

BBC news presenter and CRY patron Ben Brown successfully completed his first half-marathon and raised more than £1,000 in memory …Read more


CRY Update magazine 63

Read the magazine here This latest mailing brings you Issue 63 of the CRY Update, which looks back at CRY …


CRY Update Magazine 62

Read Update 62 online here “Traditionally we have found that the last few months of the year are a very …

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Virgin Money London Marathon 2015 – Sunday 26th April

The 2015 event takes places on Sunday 26th April. The CRY team is now full for 2015 but we still welcome …Read more


Bupa London 10,000 – 25th May 2015

CRY has charity places for the Bupa London 10,000 and also welcomes any ‘own place’ runners who would like to …Read more


CRY Heart of London Bridges Walk – 28th June 2015

Join CRY on 28th June 2015 for the 9th annual CRY Heart of London Bridges Walk. This event offers the …Read more


Windsor Running Festival – 26th to 27th September 2015

CRY is delighted to be one of the copper charity partnerships with the Windsor Running Festival 2015. CRY Staff Nicola …Read more

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Conor John Delaney

20th September 1996 – 28th April 2013. Conor was a happy, fun loving, intelligent young boy, who never wanted more …


Chloe Waddell

Chloe, was a lively, bubbly, hardworking and caring 16 year old, with an infectious sense of humour and a smile …


Ciara Agnew

My sister Ciara was full of life. She was two years younger than me. Growing up we had the usual …