LDUK’s WOW Challenge – Walk Or Wheel! 

Get involved with our WOW Challenge this summer by walking 20km or wheeling 100km! Take part from July to September and help raise funds for LDUK. Donations are crucial to the work we do raising awareness of Lyme disease and supporting our patient community. If you or someone you know […]

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Wear Lime for Lyme Day – Our Competition Winner!

Wear Lyme For Lime Day was a big hit this year, with lots of our Online Community members taking part. The awareness raising event takes place each year during Lyme Disease Awareness Month, and was a really successful day this year with many community members dressing up to mark the […]

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Our Wake Up To Lyme Animation and Video Work

For our Wake Up To Lyme campaign this year, we’ve created several animations and a video to help spread our message of tick bite prevention and Lyme disease awareness. We started off with our campaign introduction video… Caroline Fearnley, our Social Media Manager, commissioned this piece which was created by […]

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Lyme Disease UK: Our New Look!

Lyme Disease UK are very excited to introduce our new branding! Our previous logo was kindly designed by a member of our Online Community and we had been using it since 2013, along with the lime green colour, but we’ve just celebrated our second year as an official charity and […]

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LDUK Awareness Talks

Lyme Disease UK’s #WakeUptoLyme awareness talks are becoming increasingly popular which is great for sharing Lyme disease prevention tips, tick removal techniques and other important information with a wider audience. More people are taking to the outdoors during lockdown and enjoying the countryside for walking, jogging, cycling and other recreational […]

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Victoria Turrell’s Christmas Day Volcanic Marathon!

Thank you so much to Victoria Turrell who is running a solo Christmas Day marathon to support Lyme Disease UK. Please read her story below and support her via her fundraising page. We’ll be cheering you on across the miles!  Hi there, My name is Tori. I will be running […]

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William Williams’ Solo Half Marathon for LDUK!

The LDUK Team is so grateful to William Williams who has chosen to support LDUK by running a solo half marathon, after suffering from the illness himself. We wish you all the best, William, and we’ll be thinking of you on the big day. Check out William’s story below and […]

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Efforts to Engage Local Councillors in Lyme Awareness

LDUK community member Mandy, who is living with long term Lyme disease symptoms, alongside her husband, and potentially has other family members affected, has not let that stop her from trying to build health awareness of the condition and try to generate publicity, whilst maintaining her anonymity. Mandy is in […]

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2020 Tour De Kaims Cycle Challenge

A huge thank you to the Kaims community for organising this initiative and for choosing LDUK as their chosen charity for 2020’s Tour De Kaims Cycle Challenge! A special thank you to Alan Armstrong for setting up the event’s fundraising page and we hope you all have a wonderful day!  […]

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‘Living in the Lymelight’ by Jenny Hodges

Hi, I’m Jenny, I’m 29 and live in London. I’m so excited to announce that I have just published a book about my fight with chronic Lyme disease! I’ve often been told I should write my story and not being a keen writer, I have always put it off. However, […]

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