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The things I would say…

By Sophie Williams My son Tomasz was born in 2018 with Transposition of the Great Arteries. He was treated at Alder Hey Hospital and spent almost eight weeks there. He is now a happy little two year old. Here is what present-day-me would say to comfort myself after my 20 week scan.

The life Of a lockdown fundraiser

Linda Atkins is one of our most intrepid fundraisers having raised almost £7,000 for heart babies, like her granddaughter Ruby. Her previous efforts include supermarket collections, organising a range of events and taking on challenges. The coronavirus pandemic may have interrupted her plans, but it has in no way stopped her! Here she talks about…

A coronavirus update from our CEO

When the fireworks boomed and sparkled to ring in 2020 at the end of New Year’s Eve, there’s no way we could have foreseen what would follow.

Finding Out

Abbie Mitchell is a mental health, bereavement and suicide awareness advocate, speaker and trainer. At her 20 week scan with her first child, discovered her unborn baby has congenital heart disease. Here, she shares her experience.