John’s Climb of Gran Paradiso (4061m)

John Roach and his friends recently climbed the Gran Paradiso mountain in Italy, raising a fantastic £820 for Tiny Tickers. Here he talks about training, challenges and altitude sickness:

Tetralogy of Fallot: Rafe’s Story

Tetralogy of Fallot: Rafe

Rafe’s heart condition, Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF), was diagnosed at Catherine’s 20-week scan. She has recorded their story in three parts, which you can watch below. You can find out more about Tetralogy of Fallot here. Part One: Diagnosis Part Two: Birth and Before Surgery Part Three: Surgery and Beyond

Life-saving pulse-oximetry machines to help babies in the Western Isles

Finlay Eric Macleod NHS Western Isles

NHS Western Isles has received six pulse oximetry machines, thanks to the generous support of parents Ruth and Finlay Macleod, and Tiny Tickers, a charity that aims to improve the early detection and care of babies with serious heart conditions. These monitors, which can help detect serious heart conditions soon after birth, will be used…

A hearty congratulations to our thank you card winner!

Thank you to all the children who entered our recent Platinum Jubilee thank you card competition! We were thrilled to receive so many brilliant, colourful and bold designs, with the winning artwork being turned into our next formal ‘Thank You’ card. Following a secret vote, we’re delighted to announce that our winning design was created…

Helping dads this Men’s Health Week

This week (13th – 19th June 2022) is Men’s Health Week – a time to bring awareness to the health issues that affect men, which includes mental health issues.