Stroke survivors from Cwmbran, New Inn and Newport are being encouraged to discover their musical side and join a new choir.
The PRECIOUS project will examine the consequences of treating complications of stroke such as infections or fever or swallowing problems, all of which commonly occur in elderly patients. Failing to treat these complications often leads to a worse outcome overall.
Gareth Davies had a stroke because of high blood pressure and is supporting a new campaign from the Stroke Association which aims to reduce the number of strokes across Wales.
The choir of stroke survivors from Cwmbran, New Inn and Newport celebrated Christmas with their successful, first-ever concert on Monday 14 December.