Many thanks to Sinead Cooper who donated 80 DVDs for use in the flats and caravan. Happy viewing !
For those who had concerns about the appearance of the donation list on our FHLTA website, I am happy to report that the issue is resolved now. To see all the generous donations that people give to the charity, please view the donations page – simply click on “donations received”. Thank to all who donate […]
We were very sad to say goodbye but wished a Happy Retirement to our Transplant Coordinator Lynne Holt this month. She has worked tirelessly for the Heart and Lung Transplant programme at Freeman Hospital for 26 years. Lynne was the first clinical transplant coordinator in the UK when she came to work for the Freeman […]
Are you setting a new goal for the 2016 games. Do you want to improve you personal best If so please see below for an opportunity for your training to be recorded and broadcast while the cameras follow you achieving your goal Are you getting back to fitness after your transplant to compete in the […]
Photographs from the Donor Run As our Freeman and Newcastle Teams return(bleary eyed) from a wonderful 4 days of sport and socialising, it seems only right to share some thoughts via our website. This year ,the British Transplant Games were held on home soil, in and around the Newcastle area. Events began with an Opening […]
The network UK wide transmissions for a programme called Transplant Tales are as follows: Episode 1 : July 28th at 22:45 Episode 2: 4th August at 22.35 When the programme was aired in Scotland, the viewing figures were encouraging and BBC Scotland felt that this was “good for a tough subject”. Activity on the […]
To celebrate the arrival of the British Transplant Games in or region, Kevin Masford and a team of inspiring cyclists travelled across the UK on a journey of over 300 miles culminating in a celebration at the Freeman Hospital’s Institue of Transplantation. Fantastic effort and well done to all involved.
Hello All, Now is the time that we all start to consider our Summer holiday plans. Whether it’s a week away or visiting friends – time off school and work allows us to recharge our batteries and enjoy some relaxation The FHLTA was left a generous legacy by a lovely lady (Brenda Jones). Some people […]