Free cholesterol checks available in Worthing

FREE cholesterol checks are being offered to members of the public on Friday.

Worthing-based Life Line Screening has partnered with HEART UK to support the charity’s National Cholesterol Month. Cholesterol checks will be available at Worthing Leisure Centre, in Shaftesbury Avenue, between 9am and 5pm.

The deputy mayor and mayoress of Worthing, councillor Michael Donin and Linda Williams will be opening the event.

An expert dietitian will also be present, sharing nutritional advice and tips.

High cholesterol is one of the biggest risk factors for heart disease and stroke.

No booking is required, participants just need to turn up on the day for their free test.