Results 1–20 of 547 for british heart foundation

Did you mean british heard foundation?

Farming: Impact of Brexit - Question for Short Debate (21 Jul 2016)

Lord Gardiner of Kimble: ...declare my farming interest as set out in the registers. Hay was bailed and in the barn this week and I am hoping that I shall be on a combine with the barley being cut next week. Farming is at the heart of the UK’s identity. The right reverend Prelate the Bishop of St Albans vividly described what the countryside means. The woodlands and forests of our country mentioned by the noble...

Previous Business – Commons: Select Committee (19 Jul 2016)

Science and Technology: Regenerative medicine. 2:15 pm; The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Professor Paul Riley, British Heart Foundation Professor of Regenerative Medicine, University of Oxford Professor Stuart Forbes, Professor of Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine, University of Edinburgh Professor Peter Andrews, Professor of Biomedical Science, University of Sheffield Dr Rob Buckle, Director of UK Regenerative Medicine Platform, Research Councils UK Professor Jeremy...

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Mesothelioma: Research (14 Jul 2016)

Greg Hands: ...The National Mesothelioma Centre, to which the funds have been committed, will be a collaboration between four leading institutions which have a major interest in the treatment of mesothelioma: the National Heart and Lung Institute (NHLI) at Imperial College, the Royal Brompton Hospital, the Institute of Cancer Research (ICR), and the Royal Marsden Hospital. Scientists at NHLI and ICR have...

EU Referendum: UK Steel Industry — [Mrs Cheryl Gillan in the Chair] (13 Jul 2016)

Stephen Kinnock: .... What we need now, on the day that a new Prime Minister enters No. 10, is a Government truly committed to the industry and its future. Like the Minister, I was a passionate campaigner for remain, but the British people voted to leave, and we must now deliver on and make the most of the mandate they have given us. To do that, we must urgently clarify the nature of our trading relationship...

School Penalty Fines and Authorised Absence — [Mr David Hanson in the Chair] (11 Jul 2016)

Nick Gibb: ...circumstances. I recognise that the cost of holidays is a frustration that many parents share, and I certainly encourage travel operators to do what they can to provide value for money to families, but ultimately, in a competitive market in which British businesses are in competition with others across the globe, it is for those businesses to decide their prices based on demand across the...

International Trade Opportunities - Motion to Take Note (7 Jul 2016)

Baroness Neville-Rolfe: ...allow a state of paralysis. We must engage with the rest of the world, building on existing relationships and, I would say, creating new ones. While I wanted the UK to remain a member of the EU, the British people have spoken, and it is the Government’s job to implement their decision. In contrast to some noble Lords who have spoken, my vision for the future is positive, because...

Alcohol Consumption Guidelines (28 Jun 2016)

Byron Davies: ...controversial new safe drinking limits, Professor Gerard Hastings, did not even declare his links to the Institute of Alcohol Studies, a registered charity that receives most of its income from the Alliance House Foundation, which states that its aim is spreading the principle of total abstinence from alcoholic drinks. That is not quite putting Dracula in charge of a blood bank, but it is...

Obesity: Low-fat Diet - Question for Short Debate (9 Jun 2016)

Baroness Wheeler: ...conclusion on the need for clear, straightforward guidance on tackling weight gain that has been supported here today—that is, eat less and move more. Regarding noble Lords’ comments on the Government’s advice on diet, the British Obesity Society’s 11 tips for 2016 seem pretty sound and cover the full range of issues we have been discussing today. As we have heard,...

Scottish Parliament: Taking Scotland Forward: Health (7 Jun 2016)

Miles Briggs: ...proud that Scotland has some of the greatest charities that work to provide support for patients and their families—from mental health charities such as SAMH and Samaritans in Scotland to Cancer Research UK, the British Heart Foundation and hospice charities such as Marie Curie in Scotland and the Children’s Hospice Association Scotland. The demands that our health services...

Queen’s Speech - Debate (4th Day) (24 May 2016)

the Bishop of St Albans: ...was the setting for the first meeting of the bishops and barons which was to lead, two years later, to the sealing of Magna Carta, the 800th anniversary of which we celebrated just last year as a foundational document in the history of human rights. However, the proposals for a British Bill of Rights to replace the Human Rights Act make me question whether the celebrations last June were...

Debate on the Address: Europe, Human Rights and Keeping People Safe at Home and Abroad (24 May 2016)

Hilary Benn: I am not arguing that. Let us take the most famous case of all—voting rights for prisoners, a subject dear to the Home Secretary’s heart. How many years ago was that judgment handed down? [Interruption.] Not that they should have voting rights—let me say that for the avoidance of doubt. Do prisoners in Britain have voting rights? No, they do not, because the way in which we...

Written Answers — Department of Health: Familial Hypercholesterolemia: Diagnosis (24 May 2016)

Jane Ellison: ...Health England (PHE) are working to raise the profile of familial hypercholesterolaemia (FH) and break down the barriers to genetic testing. NHS England’s national clinical director (NCD) for heart disease chairs an FH steering group which comprises representatives from relevant stakeholder organisations. This group, with funding from the British Heart Foundation (BHF), has...

Defending Public Services (23 May 2016)

Gill Furniss: ...him to the Front Bench. There simply is not time for me to list all his successes as Education Secretary and later Home Secretary, but fortunately anyone who is familiar with the last 25 years of British politics will know that his achievements speak for themselves. My constituency sits in the north-east of Sheffield, perched above the city centre on one side and the Don valley on the...

Dietary Advice and Childhood Obesity Strategy (23 May 2016)

Keith Vaz: ...advice at a time when they desperately need clarity, consistency and straight talk. Quite simply, they do not know where to turn. The Royal College of Physicians, the Faculty of Public Health and the British Heart Foundation have all raised concerns about this report. Some have claimed that local authorities, schools and the NHS are receiving guidance from organisations whose funding and...

Queen’s Speech - Debate (2nd Day) (19 May 2016)

Baroness Neville-Rolfe: ...such as health and education. To give one example of the wide-ranging nature of this debate, I always enjoy the challenging comments of my noble friend Lord Hodgson—which very often are on the subject of the British pub. Today he made a very thoughtful contribution on how people form opinions and how that is changing, and on the implications of population growth. I did not entirely...

Queen’s Speech - Debate (1st Day) (18 May 2016)

Baroness Stowell of Beeston: ...threats this nation has faced, even surviving a terrorist attempt on his own life. That makes his central call today for vigilance in the face of the many threats before us all the more authoritative and it is exactly why the Government have placed our national security at the heart of our programme. Indeed, with the perspective and experience my noble friend brings to his contributions,...

Written Answers — Department of Health: Anticoagulants (4 May 2016)

George Freeman: ...novel oral anti-coagulants (NOACs). NHS England and Public Health England, working with the Primary Care Cardiovascular Disease Leadership Forum and third sector organisations including the British Heart Foundation and the Stroke Association, have also developed resources to support evidence-based commissioning and clinical practice in relation to anticoagulants. These include the CVD...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Israel: Stem Cells (4 May 2016)

Baroness Anelay of St Johns: ...that includes leading researchers around the world. During their implementation, projects are monitored via yearly narrative and financial reporting, in addition to reporting on Researchfish. The British Council is planning a comprehensive evaluation exercise this year, which is the programme’s 5th year. In addition, the programme is being co-funded by leading health research...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Israel: Medicine (4 May 2016)

Baroness Anelay of St Johns: ...conditions. These areas have been identified as critical in both Israel and the UK, as well as globally, and as ones in which both countries have particular research expertise. The British Council works with leading research charities in the UK and globally, including British Heart Foundation, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Multiple Sclerosis Society and Parkinson UK to provide...

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Mesothelioma (13 Apr 2016)

Greg Hands: The National Mesothelioma Centre will be a collaboration between four leading institutions who have a major interest in the treatment of mesothelioma: National Heart and Lung Institute (NHLI) at Imperial College; Royal Brompton Hospital; Institute of Cancer Research (ICR); and Royal Marsden Hospital. This collaboration will form the hub of the Centre which will engage with all other hospitals...


1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 > >>

Create an alert

Did you find what you were looking for?

Advanced search

Find this exact word or phrase

You can also do this from the main search box by putting exact words in quotes: like "cycling" or "hutton report"

By default, we show words related to your search term, like “cycle” and “cycles” in a search for cycling. Putting the word in quotes, like "cycling", will stop this.

Excluding these words

You can also do this from the main search box by putting a minus sign before words you don’t want: like hunting -fox

We also support a bunch of boolean search modifiers, like AND and NEAR, for precise searching.

Date range

to

You can give a start date, an end date, or both to restrict results to a particular date range. A missing end date implies the current date, and a missing start date implies the oldest date we have in the system. Dates can be entered in any format you wish, e.g. 3rd March 2007 or 17/10/1989

Person

Enter a name here to restrict results to contributions only by that person.

Section

Restrict results to a particular parliament or assembly that we cover (e.g. the Scottish Parliament), or a particular type of data within an institution, such as Commons Written Answers.

Column

If you know the actual Hansard column number of the information you are interested in (perhaps you’re looking up a paper reference), you can restrict results to that; you can also use column:123 in the main search box.