MP joins CRY in heart screening campaign

Alyn and Deeside MP Mark Tami is backing a

campaign to bring a lifesaving heart unit to North Wales and Chester.

Mr Tami has joined forces with Cardiac Risk

in the Young (CRY) in a bid to bring a mobile heart-scanning unit to the


CRY is a charity that offers support and

counselling to relatives of Sudden Death Syndrome victims. Between four

and eight apparently fit and healthy young people die every week in the UK

from the condition.

Among those who have lost children to

Sudden Death Syndrome are football coach Terry Yorath, whose son Daniel

died playing football, and Connah