Watch our video to see what happened when young stroke survivor Connor Lynes met with rugby World Cup winner Jonny Wilkinson.
Today, the Chief Scientist Office and the Stroke Association celebrate a partnership that will build on the excellence of stroke research in Scotland.
Read tips on how to tailor your nomination for the Life After Stroke Awards.
UK Early Researcher Award for Mrs Jane Horne, Stroke Association Postgraduate Fellow
Dr Yvonne Chun, Stroke Association Princess Margaret Fellow is awarded a CSO Academic Fellowship to continue her research in anxiety after stroke.
This study will investigate whether more intensive lowering of blood pressure (BP) in survivors of intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH) is feasible, safe and effective in reducing brain injury.
The Stroke Association held this workshop to set the priorities for research into the psychological consequences of stroke in the UK.
As part of a new research strategy we are committing ourselves to building the next generation of research leaders. Over the next few years we will support 15 Stroke Association Lecturer, Senior Lecturer and Reader positions.
In this edition we're celebrating the courage of stroke survivors, including people like Pete, who recently won a Life After Stroke Award. A severe stroke left Pete with the communication disability, aphasia, but it also changed his whole outlook on life. He now volunteers tirelessly to helps other people who've had their lives turned upside down by stroke.
In this issue we celebrate our Life After Stroke Award winners - inspirational people like Charlotte who made an incredible recovery after a stroke at the age of seven. We also take a look at our campaign report, Feeling overwhelmed, which focuses on the emotional impact of stroke and outlines our work to make sure people get the right assessment and support.