Vanessa’s story - "I'm very aware of what my family went through"

Vanessa tells her story of being critically ill with Covid-19 and how it has impacted her family Read more

Bill’s story – “Any increased funding for a service like this can only be welcomed”

Bill tells his story of being treated for Covid-19 and the disease’s effect on his mental health Read more

A tribute to Andrew Mackenzie, an extraordinary friend of the Charity

We were very sad to hear about the passing of Andrew Mackenzie who has fundraised over £18,000 for the hospitals Read more

Najeeb's Story - "I was proud to give back to Harefield Hospital"

This year, Najeeb completed his 'Man Cave' project to bring about change in his life and raise funds for the hospital which cared for him. Read more

Sophie's Story - "I was not afraid thanks to everyone there around me. I found the actual cath lab itself fascinating!"

Sophie's heart was treated with an ablation in Harefield Hospital's cath lab. Here she tells us about her experience. Read more

Tilman's Story - "I was in hospital for nearly 10 months, thankfully, I received a gift of a heart"

Transplant patient, Tilman is now selling honey from bees kept on Harefield Hospital's grounds. Read more

Victoria's story - "Andrew was a fun, happy, hardworking, and loyal person"

On Organ Donation Week, Victoria Turner reflects on the difficult decision her family made to donate her husband Andrew's organs. Read more

Tuen’s Story – “I know my colleagues have been working very hard, so I wanted to show my support in any way that I could”

This year 10 brave supporters went above and beyond in their support of our Charity by taking to the skies. Here, staff member Tuen, tells her Wing Walk story. Read more

Juliet's story - "Whilst we’re running, Yuebi and I will be thinking of everybody at the Brompton and how they’ve supported us"

This June, Juliet, who lives with Cystic Fibrosis, and her husband Yuebi will be running a 125 km ultra challenge. Here is her story. Read more

Amy's Story - “I can't put into words how grateful I am. The staff at Royal Brompton have given me my life back"

On 18 January Amy tested positive for Covid-19 and spent four weeks in Royal Brompton's ECMO unit. Here is her story. Read more

Micah's Blog - "These walks have been a way for me to remember Becca"

In the Summer of 2020, Micah panned her Pilgrimage Challenge. A beautiful tribute to her close friend Becca Henderson. Read more

Eugene's Blog - "To me the elation is similar to climbing Everest"

Eight months after being in intensive care, Eugene has taken on an epic 45 mile walk as part of his recovery and to raise funds for Harefield Hospital where he was a patient Read more

Karen’s blog – “The T-shirt made me feel proud when I wore it on my runs”

Karen ran for Team Heart last year. In this blog she tells us why she's running for Team Heart again in Heart vs Lungs 2.0 Read more

Daniel's Blog - "Knowing that we could help meant so much to me"

Project Wingman volunteers have been providing their first-class service for staff at Royal Brompton & Harefield during Covid-19. Read about volunteer Daniel's time at Harefield. Read more

Amy's Story - "The challenge gave me something to feel positive about"

Ahead of our virtual challenge, Heart vs Lungs 2.0, we caught up with one of last year’s fiercest participants, Amy. Here's her story. Read more

Eugene's Blog - "Through my training I’ve found more inner strength than I ever imagined I could muster"

Towards the end of 2020, Eugene set himself an amazing walking challenge which will not only support our Charity, but will also help his recovery after months in ICU. Read more

Lowri's Heart Story - “There in all its glory was a 3D image of my heart … it was the first time I’d seen my mechanical valve”

Lowri came to Royal Brompton in need of its specialist staff and an innovative cath lab treatment she couldn’t get anywhere else. Here is her story. Read more

Hannah, James and Wilfred's Story - "Because of the Brompton we have our beautiful son"

Wilfred was born as a seemingly happy and healthy baby boy. It wasn’t until the standard paediatric check-up, 24 hours after he was born that a heart murmur was detected. Read more

Introducing Angela Hartley

Celebrate Heart Month and join us for a live discussion on how heart patients can live their healthiest, fullest lives. Read more

Deborah's Story - "As a result of my transplant, my life has now been transformed"

Cystic Fibrosis had not stopped Deborah from pursuing her dreams, but when it became clear she needed at transplant, our hospitals were there to get her back to the life she loved Read more

Charli's Heart Story - "The Royal Brompton is like a family"

From coming to Royal Brompton as a tiny baby, to the ongoing care she receives today - Charli has grown up with Royal Brompton. Here she tells her story. Read more

Andrew's Story - "I'm alive because of some amazing people and a donor whom have given me, so far, an additional 3,500,000 minutes of life"

Transplant patient Andrew Mackenzie has found a crafty way to raise funds for Harefield Hospital during the lockdown Read more

Eugene's Blog - "I cannot repeat often enough how much I owe to the NHS teams who looked after me"

2020 has been quite the year. I turned 60, like many of us suffered the hardship of the COVID-19 restrictions on normal life and for the first time in my life had a major stay in hospital. Read more