Transplant Sport’s Young Adult Weekend returns in 2016 and will be taking place in the North of England for the first time! From the 20th-22nd of May, come and join fellow transplant recipients for a weekend away in Blackpool. This event has been incredibly popular in the past and next year looks to be no […]
Freeman Heart & Lung Transplant Association May Ball – Saturday 14th May 2016 Marriott Hotel Gosforth Park Newcastle-on-Tyne NE5 5HN 7.00pm for 7.30pm – Welcome Drink 3 course buffet Dinner £21.00 per person, Children (under12) £10.00 per child – Live Band – Dress – Smart/Casual. Members please come with your family and friends to our […]
2015 – Review of our Year We have had a lot to celebrate in 2015 as a Hospital and an organisation. In January a few of our transplanted children attended the Tackers ski camp in Switzerland and all reported as having a great time. In April a few of our young adults took part in […]
On 2nd December, the Freeman Heart and Lung Transplant Association (FHLTA) received a cheque to the value of £3454.68 in memory of Tracy Irving. Cheque presentation, l-r: Richard Caulkin from the FHLTA, Jo Sanderson, Davina Cunningham, Belinda Ledger and Steve Hartley. The money was raised following a ‘Charity Race Night’ and fund raising event in […]
An annual Tennis Tournament in memory of the late Jamie Woodhouse took place on the 14th November at the David Lloyd Sports Centre, Teesside. Jamie lived life to the full and was an inspiration to many people. His passion was playing tennis, which he competed in at both the British and European Transplant Games and […]
After considerable commutes encompassing almost every route imaginable, the team arrived in Mar Del Plata, ready for the games. Our hotel; The Gran Provincial, or ‘Pan’s Labyrinth’ as it shall now be known, was a huge seaside palace boasting nearly 500 rooms as well as a few massive reception and dining rooms, rivalling those found […]
This week is National Transplant Week. If anyone is doing any special events to raise awareness of organ donation please let us know so we can publicise your efforts. Remember to include some photos too.
Our FHLTA members will be making sure that they spread the word next week by encouraging friends, colleagues and family members to sign up to the Organ Donor Register.