Bristol City have announced they will hold a minute's silence in remembrance of George Zographou during their match against Millwall on Saturday, 19 August.
The 18-year-old passed away today, 16 August, after falling ill with meningitis at the Boardmasters festival in Cornwall.
The family of George Zographou, who had meningitis, confirmed he has passed away after falling ill at the Boardmasters surfing festival.Read the full story ›
A student from St Brendan's College in Bristol was at Boardmasters festival when he fell ill. It is not known when he contracted meningitis.Read the full story ›
Public Health England South West is urging unvaccinated students to get immunised now against deadly meningococcal disease.Read the full story ›
An eight-year-old who had his hands and legs amputated after contracting meningitis has taken up martial arts and is excelling at the sport.Read the full story ›
A toddler from Bath who lost all her limbs to meningitis has been given a specially-adapted doll, complete with miniature prosthetic limbs.Read the full story ›
A petition calling for all children to be given the Meningitis B vaccine has triggered a debate in parliament.Read the full story ›
The family from North Devon whose two daughters nearly died after being struck down by meningitis are backing a new campaign.Read the full story ›
Families of children who have survived meningitis have joined a leading West Country charity to campaign for the rollout of the vaccine.Read the full story ›
A toddler who lost all her limbs to meningitis is closer to walking for the first time.
Harmonie-Rose Allen, who's from Bath, has been fitted with her first pair of prosthetic legs. The two-year-old's mother says the family is over the the moon.