My Lyme Story: Tom Davies

I have been suffering with Lyme Disease since April 2022 after many misdiagnoses. I believe I was bitten in Tenerife, Canary Islands, around the start of April. After successfully receiving treatment via a private specialist following countless failed GP and hospital visits, I’d like to spread awareness of symptoms to […]

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John 42 from Essex

My Lyme Story: John, 42 from Essex

I’ve had a whirlwind year. I was feeling increasingly unwell toward the middle of last year and was picking up infections left, right and centre. Things worsened to the point where I started to have blackouts and was admitted to hospital on a few occasions. The most serious of which […]

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Peter Gibson in Parliament

Make a difference by sharing your story with your MP

A few weeks ago, Chloe Daly and her mum, Helen met with her MP, Peter Gibson and shared her experience of living with Lyme disease and seeking diagnosis and treatment. Following this meeting, on 25th May in business questions taken by Penny Mordaunt MP as Leader of the House of Commons, […]

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LDUK takes to the main stage at the Bushcraft Show 2023 

The final May bank holiday weekend saw Lyme Disease UK attend the amazing Bushcraft Show at Lutterworth in Leicestershire. This 3-day event is an excellent opportunity to raise awareness of Lyme disease and how to prevent it as everybody who attends embraces the great outdoors!  LDUK’s Press and Community Outreach […]

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Team SeaSoar, Natasha Metcalf and family

LDUK meets team SeaSoar in Weymouth!

On 27th May 2023, LDUK Co-Founder and Chair, Natasha Metcalf, had the pleasure of meeting Team SeaSoar aboard their beautiful Atlantic rowing boat, Oardrey in sunny Weymouth. John, Niall and Sam were taking the boat out for some practice runs along the Jurassic Coast with their lovely instructor Duncan to […]

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New educational video from Dr Eoin Healy

LDUK would like to say a huge thanks to Dr Eoin Healy, Research Associate at University College Cork (now retired), who has put together another informative video! Dr Healy urges people to be aware of the importance of wearing light and bright coloured clothes to help improve visibility of ticks […]

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Great North Run 2023 – introducing the LDUK team!

We are over the moon to be able to announce our fabulous team for this year’s Great North Run. On 10th September, Alex, Claire, Gareth, Ben, Laura and Will will be joining over 60,000 runners from Newcastle to South Sheilds. Read more about our wonderful team and why they have […]

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