Great Brompton Bake Off raises £600

Last Friday, hospital staff and Charity supporters stepped up to the plate in aid of our Cystic Fibrosis ‘Back in the Driving Seat’ Appeal, raising a total of £600.Read more

Over £33,000 raised at our 37th Harefield Fun Run

On Sunday 9 September, the last day of Organ Donation Week, over 700 supporters came to raise funds for Harefield’s Transplant Appeal.Read more

Transplant Coordinators raise awareness during Organ Donation Week

From April 2017 - April 2018, 198 heart transplants were performed across the UK, 33 of which were performed at Harefield Hospital.Read more

Organ Donation Week: Will's story

To kick off Organ Donation Week, we're sharing an update on Will's story. Will was just 17 when he contracted a virus that attacked his heart and resulted in end-stage heart failure.Read more

Rebecca Henderson speaks to The Guardian about her artificial heart

After being diagnosed with cancer of the heart, which is extremely rare, the only way to save Rebecca's life was to remove her heart. and replace it with a totally artificial one.Read more

Introducing our 'Virtual' Great Brompton Bake Off

This year, we will be running a 'Virtual' Great Brompton Bake Off alongside our traditional Bake Off event to allow as many people with cystic fibrosis or those who simply cannot make it, to take part.Read more

Open Garden in aid of the Harefield Garden Appeal

On Saturday 8 September, Alscot Lodge is hosting an open garden event in support of our Harefield Healing Garden Appeal, which aims to provide a quiet, calm space for staff, patients and their families.Read more

Heart transplants - where do we go from here?

Mr André Simon, director of heart and lung transplantation and ventricular assist devices, on the future of heart transplants and the life-saving work of Harefield Hospital.Read more

Get ready for the Great Brompton Quiz!

Clive Anderson will once again host our Great Brompton Quiz, which raises money for our Back in the Driving Seat Cystic Fibrosis Appeal.Read more

Royal Brompton’s expertise is put to unlikely use

Royal Brompton’s expertise is put to unlikely but heart-warming use in Shropshire after Lottie the Labrador was diagnosed with Atrial Septal Defect.Read more

Over £30,000 raised at Grand Canal Challenge 2018

On a the first weekend of July, runners, walkers and cyclists (and one dog!) took to the Grand Union Canal from Royal Brompton to Harefield Hospital to raise money for our two hospitals.Read more

Harefield’s Champagne Picnic raises £6,260

On a beautifully sunny Friday in June, supporters, patients and staff came together for our Champagne Picnic with over 200 people in attendanceRead more

Shakin' Stevens’ Annual Golf Day raises £23,290

Rock legend and Charity Ambassador Shakin’ Stevens hosted another successful Annual Charity Golf Day to raise money for Harefield Hospital Transplant Appeal.Read more

Download our World Cup Sweepstake and raise money for the Patients' Fund

Whether you're a football fanatic or not, our Charity World Cup Sweepstake is a great way to get involved and all for a brilliant cause!Read more

Newcastle Journal highlights heart-saving technology funded by our Transplant Appeal

A ‘box’ used to keep human hearts beating outside of the body sounds to good to be true. But thankfully it’s become a reality that is saving many lives and is currently used a Harefield.Read more

Botanical exhibition raises over £3,000

Artists, local companies and breweries came together during this year's Chelsea Fringe festival to help the Charity raise funds towards the Harefield Healing Garden appeal.Read more

Over £12,500 raised through our Abseil Challenge

On a hot Sunday in early May this year, our fundraisers took to great heights to support the charity – by launching themselves down the side of the UK’s tallest sculpture, the ArcelorMittal Orbit Tower.Read more

Professor Sir Magdi Yacoub and BBC’s Emily Maitlis draw in crowd for inspiring fundraiser

Last Thursday 12 April, we were delighted to welcome more than 240 guests to an ‘Audience with Professor Sir Magdi Yacoub FRS OM’ at the Royal College of PhysiciansRead more

Over £11,000 raised in the London Landmarks Half Marathon

23 runners each had their own heartfelt reason for taking on 13.1 miles in this debut event in aid of our charityRead more

“I made that promise and I kept it” - Mum and daughter honour husband and father with HGV fundraiser

A mother and daughter have completed a Bournemouth to London lorry drive to honour husband and dad, Darryl McDougalRead more

Out now! News Beat spring/summer 2018

The latest edition of our bi-annual newsletter is now available. Grab one from the Charity Hub opposite Sydney Street Coffee Shop, or have a read online.Read more

#DrivingSeat appeal launch video watched by 8,500 people

Within one week of launching a new appeal, Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals Charity has seen an incredible response as a result of our launch event, and an even larger reaction online and on social mediaRead more

Heart of PICU refurbishment complete

Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals Charity launched the ‘Heart of PICU Appeal’ last year, and works to fully refurbish the main reception area are now complete.Read more

Burns Night Ceilidh raises £5k for our Healing Garden Appeal

Our first ever Burns Night Ceilidh event proved a big success, with more than 150 people donning tartan and toasting the haggis to raise over £5k for our Harefield Healing Garden AppealRead more