CRY Update Magazine 33

Read Update 33 online here The CRY Update is the charity’s newsletter, published three times a year, reporting on CRY news and events, cardiac screenings, breaking developments in medical research and CRY supporters’ fundraising over the preceding months.

Millfield Screening

Caroline Smart (aged 18) was a friend of Laura Moss at Millfield and bought CRY to the attention of Dr Sharpe, after which an interest grew which led to Dr Sharpe instigatigating the first school screening for Cardiac Abnormalities in this country. 124 students took up the offer of an ECG which was held at […]

The last two years in memory of Laura by Gloria Moss

Over the last 2 years we have been fundraising in Weymouth. Initially it started when we opened a shop and put a CRY tin on the counter together with a leaflet and badge (which was made by CRY on a design which Laura’s Art teacher had drawn of a star rising from the water). £55.00 […]

Cardiac Related Sudden Deaths in Sport

Cormac McAnallen (24) Irish Gaelic football player who died from an undetected heart condition   Patrick Dinsmore (16) Gaelic footballer who died on the pitch due to an undetected heart condition.   Richard Butcher (29) English professional football player died at his home in Swinton. His death had been caused by the heart condition cardiac […]

Charity match raises

Hospital porters and doctors swapped their scrubs for football kits to raise money for matchines that monitor heartbeats.

Ryan's express treble

Ryan Moss hammered home a fine hat-trick for the Porters as they won 6-3 against the Medics in the annual West Dorset Hospital charity showdown at the Avenue Stadium.