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CTV News Channel

CTV News Channel | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
A man who was on a transplant list for months and who eventually received a new heart that saved his life is proving to be an inspiration.
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Clyde 1 - All the Biggest Hits - All Day Long

Clyde 1 - All the Biggest Hits - All Day Long | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
Listen live to your favourite music and presenters at Clyde 1. Keep up with the latest news and shows, enter competitions, and check out our playlists.
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Higgins Supports British Transplant Games - World Snooker

Higgins Supports British Transplant Games - World Snooker | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
The Official Website of World Snooker
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Great support for the British Transplant Games from champion snooker player John Higgins.
Actively promoting #organdonation
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UWS - University of the West Scotland - UWS supporting the Westfield Health British Transplant Games 2017

UWS - University of the West Scotland - UWS supporting the Westfield Health British Transplant Games 2017 | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
University of the West Scotland
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Thank you to all @UniWestScotland for actively promoting #organdonation by supporting the @whbtg 2017. See you all there in July.
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Podcast Special – Transplant Swimming

Podcast Special – Transplant Swimming | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
As well as the success that GB's Olympic and Paralympic swimmers have had in 2016, there is another team that has been ruling the waves internationally, and that's Britain's transplant swimmers. Team manager Liam Barnett and some of his team-mates join the podcast to discuss their success.
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A Chance at Life by Transplant Sport

"To finally be around kids who have been through the same things, I think has done her the world of good, more than she realises." Mother of Ella aged16. Ple...
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This demonstrates just what we're all about!
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Nottingham Post Heroes Awards: Charity superstar Barbara White scoops top accolade

Nottingham Post Heroes Awards: Charity superstar Barbara White scoops top accolade | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
Nottingham's greatest achievers and fundraisers were celebrated at a glittering ceremony held by the Post. The Nottingham Post Heroes Awards was held on Wednesday night at the Nottingham Belfry...
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Congratulations to Transplant Sport's Emma Redgate for being awarded Nottingham Post's Bright Young Thing Award 2015 in recognition of her successes following a life saving transplant

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Renal transplant medal winner has more precious gift than gold

Renal transplant medal winner has more precious gift than gold | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
A TALENTED squash player who battled back to health after undergoing a kidney transplant has won a gold medal at the World Transplant Games in…
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Fantastic publicity and recognition for Mike and Team Great Britain & Northern Ireland!

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audioBoom / Transplant Sport Team GB

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Here's a great site to add your story of being part of Team Great Britain & Northern Ireland and how you actively promoted organ donation at this year's World Transplant Games in Argentina - we love listening to them!

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Sporting first for Halton - News

Sporting first for Halton - News | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
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Thank you Halton for including a Transplant category - we really enjoy actively promoting organ donation!

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No 'spin' needed for this story! Disability and transplant first for Halton - News

No 'spin' needed for this story! Disability and transplant first for Halton - News | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
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Britain topped medal table at World Transplant Games 2015 | The ASA

Britain topped medal table at World Transplant Games 2015 | The ASA | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
Great Britain and Northern Ireland top the medal table at World Transplant Games including 88 medals from the swimming pool.
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Team Great Britain & Northern Ireland recognised for their phenomenal achievements at the World Transplant Games!

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13/12/2017, Mark Dennison - BBC Radio Nottingham

13/12/2017, Mark Dennison - BBC Radio Nottingham | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
Mark Dennison brings you great Nottinghamshire guests and their amazing stories.
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Seven sided Transplant Games medals are designed by community groups

Seven sided Transplant Games medals are designed by community groups | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it

The winning athletes of this summer's Westfield Health British Transplant Games will receive a seven sided medal designed by community groups.
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Getting ready to see everyone @whbtg 27th July 2017 in #northlanarkshire
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World Track Cycling Championships, 2017: Day 4

World Track Cycling Championships, 2017: Day 4 | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
The penultimate day includes the men's omnium and the conclusion of the men's sprint.
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Justin Grace, Team GB Cycling Sprint Coach, talks about his illness, transplant, recovery and looking forward to competing in this year's British Transplant Games in North Lanarkshire - from 2:34 onwards in the day's coverage.
See you at the Games!
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Transplant games launch will head to North Lanarkshire next year

Transplant games launch will head to North Lanarkshire next year | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
HUNDREDS of athletes will head to North Lanarkshire next year for the Westfield Health British Transplant Games.
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We're thrilled the launch received such positive coverage in Scotland and are really looking forward to returning to North Lanarkshire on 20th and 21st Jan with all the TS Team Managers to prepare to this year's British Transplant Games.  This is what 
Actively promoting #organdonation is all about.
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Teesside University - News centre - Donor Gill to take part in transplant games

Teesside University - News centre - Donor Gill to take part in transplant games | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
Donor Gill to take part in transplant games
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Kidney transplant still going strong after 40 years

Kidney transplant still going strong after 40 years | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
Birmingham businessman Peter Ford is urging people to join the organ donor register – 40 years after a kidney transplant transformed his life.
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Peter Ford tells the story of his kidney transplant 40 years ago and his involvement with Transplant Sport...
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'Greatest ever’ British Transplant Games to be held in Liverpool

'Greatest ever’ British Transplant Games to be held in Liverpool | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
The games flame was lit at today's launch event, which saw hundreds of donor families and transplant patients come together
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Liverpool 2016 - here we come!  The preparations are well underway and TS Team Managers will be visiting to see the venues and plan for the Games at the end of January - see you all there!

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Nottinghamshire swimmer battles back from transplants to win gold at global competition

Nottinghamshire swimmer battles back from transplants to win gold at global competition | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
Talented swimmer Emma Redgate (pictured) is hoping to emulate her hero Rebecca Adlington by going for gold at an international competition – despite a life-threatening illness and two liver...
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What a year it's been and here's a great article on Emma's preparations for this year's successful World Transplant Games.

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Woman of the Year finalist Sue Burton

Woman of the Year finalist Sue Burton | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
Sue Burton is a finalist for this year's Inspirational Woman of the Year award.

In 2003, Sue's teenage son died suddenly and she donated his heart to a teenager called Marc.

Marc's mum, Linda McCay, nominated Sue for the award - after her decision saved Marc's life.

The donation wasn't something that Sue and her son Martin had talked about, because he was so young, but Sue instantly knew that it was the right thing to do. Martin had wanted to be a nurse and Sue knew that
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Transplant Sport's amazing friend and supporter, Sue Burton has been nominated as a finalist for Woman of the Year for the work she does supporting the families of organ donors.  Please vote for Sue and the Donor Family Network.

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Transplant man on track and in print to help others | Leamington Observer

Peter Frazier is hoping his book can inspire others who have, or who are, undergoing dialysis or a transplant.
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Newcastle Freeman Hospital pilots exercise programme to help transplant patients - Chronicle Live

Newcastle Freeman Hospital pilots exercise programme to help transplant patients - Chronicle Live | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
Transplant patients at Newcastle's Freeman Hospital will get opportunity to take part in pilot fitness programme to help boost their health
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Birchington mum claims five medals at Transplant Games

Birchington mum claims five medals at Transplant Games | Transplant Sport | Scoop.it
BIRCHINGTON mum Sandie Tiley has returned home from the World Transplant Games with three gold and two silver medals in the 100m, 200m, 400m, 5k road race and 3k race. The Games, held in Argentina,...
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Team Great Britain topped the medal table again at the World Transplant Games winning 246 medals including 122 GOLDS!
What a difference #organdonation can make! 

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