Entries by Jamie

Telford Festive Fun Run In Aid Of Midlands Air Ambulance Charity

Midlands Air Ambulance Charity’s popular Festive Fun Run is returning to Telford Town Park next month. The event will take place at 12pm with registration from 10.30am on Sunday 4th December 2022 at Telford Town Park. Participants can run a 2km or a 5km route and pre-registration is encouraged via midlandsairambulance.com/2022xmasfunrun ahead of the event […]

Devon Air Ambulance ranks high in Employers’ Award

Devon Air Ambulance (DAA) is delighted to have been ranked 15th in the Best Companies to work for in the UK Charity sector. A staff feedback and engagement survey undertaken by Best Companies earlier this year has resulted in Devon Air Ambulance receiving a Two Star accreditation for the organisation as an Outstanding Company to […]

Magpas Air Ambulance rated ‘outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has rated the Cambridgeshire based air ambulance service ‘outstanding’, after an inspection carried out at its airbase in September. Magpas Air Ambulance provides 24/7 emergency care to critically ill and injured patients in Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire, and the surrounding counties and, as one of the oldest emergency medical charities operating in […]

Charity Hopes New Seasonal Stock Will Bring In Festive Funds

Midlands Air Ambulance Charity has launched its new festive merchandise range with a bumper selection of sought-after items in the hope it can raise vital funds to help make further lifesaving missions possible across the Midlands. The pre-hospital emergency service has expanded its festive merchandise range for 2022, which includes charity Christmas cards, stationery, gifts, […]

HENRY CARPENTER’S 300 MILES IN 3 DAYS CYCLE RIDE

Henry Carpenter will be cycling 300 miles in 3 days between the 28th – 30th October, raising money for AAUK after the lifesaving treatment he received in April 2020 from Midlands Air Ambulance Charity. Henry’s story is very unique, in April 2020 he was taking a tractor out to fetch sheep in during lambing season. […]

BOOKING IS NOW OPEN FOR THE EMERGENCY SERVICES MENTAL HEALTH SYMPOSIUM

As a follow up to the Symposium held in London last November by The Royal Foundation click here for a recap on last year. This ‘one year on’ event is being hosted by a collaboration of emergency service and first responder organisations, together with the charities that support them. This year’s event, sponsored by Class […]

#999Day, Emergency Services Day 2022

Emergency Services Day, also known as 999 Day, takes place on 9th September each year, however, as Her Majesty The Queen passed away on 8th September, the date for 2022 was rescheduled out of respect for the King and national mourning. 999 Day will now take place on Wednesday 19th October 2022. Emergency Services Day […]

Midlands Air Ambulance Charity’s Mission To Create Lifesavers In The West

A pre-hospital emergency service continues its mission to create bystander lifesavers across the West Midlands and is calling on local businesses, schools, and communities for support. Ahead of the European Restart a Heart Day (Sunday 16th October), and World Trauma Day (Monday 17th October), Midlands Air Ambulance Charity is urging the local community to take […]

On Restart a Heart Day Devon Air Ambulance announces additional CPR Training for 2023

This Restart a Heart Day, Devon Air Ambulance announces more CPR and defibrillator training days for 2023 following a successful trial earlier this year. In 2021, Devon Air Ambulance (DAA) crews attended 333 patients who were suffering a cardiac arrest. This year the crew has so far attended 247 patients whose heart stopped beating. Cardiac arrest is […]