Video: Rotary blood pressure testing day

The pressure was on for Bridlington Rotary Club over the weekend - as it tested residents’ blood pressure for free.

The club’s annual blood pressure testing day took place in The Promenades shopping centre on Saturday.

Promenades Shopping Centre Bridlington'The Rotary Club of Bridlington Blood pressure testing day.'With the help of Dr Abu Nasar and his team Philippa Dyer, and Cathy Short who give there services for free'NBFP PA1322-14b'Rotary club members along with Abu and his team,and the deputy mayor Shelagh Finlay

Promenades Shopping Centre Bridlington'The Rotary Club of Bridlington Blood pressure testing day.'With the help of Dr Abu Nasar and his team Philippa Dyer, and Cathy Short who give there services for free'NBFP PA1322-14b'Rotary club members along with Abu and his team,and the deputy mayor Shelagh Finlay

Honorary Rotary club member Dr Abu Nasar and his team of nurses were in attendance to administer the tests all day.

More than 320 people were checked - with many passed on for referral to their GP for further tests.

Saturday’s event saw Bridlington deputy mayor Coun Shelagh Finlay, as well as Rotary members, attend.

Rotary Club press officer Paul Atkinson said: “As always, it was very well attended. We would like to say thank you to Dr Abu Nasar and his team and everyone who turned out on the day.”