For Meningitis Awareness Week 2020, I spoke to Cat Shehu at Meningitis Research Foundation about the impact of COVID 19 on meningitis awareness and how to ensure that people are able to distinguish the symptoms of meningitis to ensure they get the urgent medical attention they need. 

You can watch our webchat below.

Freeths Oxford are proud to be Meningitis Research Foundation’s exclusive legal partner in the south east and to support their campaign to raise awareness and improve advice to patients. 


If you or a member of your family have suffered an injury or if you have lost a loved one as a result of meningitis or septicaemia and you are concerned with the standard of treatment received, then our specialist medical negligence solicitors may be able to help. Please contact Catherine Bell, Director, on or 01865 781140 or another member of our specialist team on 01865 781100 or