Name: Danny Sweatman

Occupation: Teacher and Head of Nurture Provision at Aylsham High School, North Norfolk

About Danny: Danny has been teaching for 10 years, and lives with his wife and two children in Norwich, Norfolk. Danny and his family know all too well the devastating effect meningitis. He has lost two brothers to the disease. Joe was 7 weeks old when he died in 1991, and Ryan was just 19 when he also died of meningitis in 2012. Danny now dedicates his free time to improving awareness of meningitis and raising money for the Meningitis Research Foundation.

You can read Danny’s story full story here… and donate to the Meningitis Research Foundation through Danny’s Just Giving page which has been set up in memory of Ryan and Joe.


Featured image credit: Danny Sweatman