Stories and Case Studies

There are so many ways to support the work of Allergy UK. Read some of our inspirational stories below from our amazing supporters.

Katie's Fundraising Story

Katie's Fundraising Story

In January 2017 my son Josh experienced an anaphylactic allergic reaction. It was very scary for him and me, it...

Stirling Marathon 2018

Stirling Marathon 2018

I have a big birthday this year and I decided to run my first marathon.  I chose Allergy UK to fundraise for...

Greg's Story

Greg's Story

Click here to view Greg’s story, an inspirational video from one of our amazing supporters on hay fever and the...

Ella & Isobel's Story

Ella & Isobel's Story

Sisters Ella and Isobel share a severe allergy to milk and eggs. With their mum, they open up about the...

Joanne’s story

Joanne’s story

We have a bit of an allergy-thing in our family… cats, dust, nuts and sesame. Auto-adrenalin injectors, anti-histamines and moisturising...

Tracey & Sam's Story

Tracey & Sam's Story

Sam is nine years old and has been living with allergy for his entire life. His eczema was the first...

Natalie's Story

Natalie's Story

My allergies are: Hay fever, moderate – severe Pollen /Food Syndrome Rhinoconjunctivitis Urticaria Asthma Hypersensitivity to Drugs penicillin and Beta-lactam...

Arlo's Story

Arlo's Story

Arlo has been a friend and avid supporter of Allergy UK ever since he was nominated for and went on...

Katie's Story

Katie's Story

Katie Kinsella, from Norfolk, took on the challenge on Sunday 26th April, amongst 36,000 runners in the world-famous marathon for...

Rowan's Story

Rowan's Story

Rowan has had eczema since he was born and his condition has had a large impact on the whole family’s...