Steiff and the EndPolio bear

World-famous German toy manufacturer Steiff - whose founder, Margarete Steiff, was a polio survivor - will help highlight global efforts to eradicate polio with a special edition teddy bear for this year‘s World Health Summit in Berlin.

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World Polio Day 2020

Watch our World Polio Day 2020 self-shot film, with TV presenter, Paralympian and polio survivor, Ade Adepitan.

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Make us the last

Anne, John, Josette, Paul, Mike and Myra are polio survivors from around the UK who continue to champion and rally support for worldwide polio eradication. Hear their story.

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Faces of Polio

Local Birmingham artist Amy Mitchell-Meades met with three polio survivors who contracted polio as children. She talked to them about their experiences and painted them, capturing their smiles, stories and character.

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World Immunisation Week 2019: Birmingham

We spent this World Immunisation Week in Birmingham. Mike Jackson, one of our One Last Push spokespeople, recaps the weeks’ activities for us.

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Hull: Celebrating the city’s response to the 1961 outbreak

In 1961, the collective efforts of Hull’s people helped deliver Western Europe’s first mass oral vaccination campaign. We held a series of events in Hull during World Immunisation Week to celebrate the city’s achievement.


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