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Cambridgeshire air ambulance leads the way introducing new lifesaving equipment into service

An advanced piece of equipment predominantly only used in hospitals has been adopted by lifesaving charity Magpas Air Ambulance, in a bid to prevent infection and save lives across the region. Cambridgeshire-based Magpas Air Ambulance has…

AIR AMBULANCES UK ENTERS INTO THE SMILEY CHARITY FILM AWARDS

We’re pleased to announce that AAUK have entered into the Smiley Charity Film Awards. Every year over 400 charities of all shapes and sizes, representing all sorts of causes around the UK take part. Launched six years ago, the Charity Film…

Magpas Air Ambulance and EEAST team win prestigious Who Cares Wins award

Photo captions (from left to right, and attached): Magpas Air Ambulance Dr James Price (left) and Critical Care Paramedics Steve Chambers (middle) and Thomas Giddings (right) at the Who Cares Winds awards Magpas Air Ambulance Dr…

LNAA paramedic speaks at East Midlands Major Trauma Network Conference

Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance (LNAA) paramedic Danielle Gray was delighted to be part of the recent East Midlands Major Trauma Network’s annual conference held at Eastwood, Nottingham, which this year focussed on ‘The patient journey through…

Midlands Air Ambulance Charity Appeals for Donations and Volunteers for New Charity Shop in Merry Hill

The busy retail team at Midlands Air Ambulance Charity are looking for public donations to help stock its newest store opening at Merry Hill later this month. Midlands Air Ambulance Charity operates six successful charity shops across the…

Family’s thanks to EEAST and Magpas Air Ambulance crews who brought 13-year-old “back to life”

Photo caption: Daisy Webb, fifth from the left in between her mum, Lisa, and dad, John, meets the team who saved her life in April (Photo credit: The Sun Newspaper) Crews from the East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) and…

Emergency Services Mental Health Symposium – Press Release

On November 23rd and 24th, the College of Paramedics, in collaboration with other emergency responder organisations will host the Emergency Services Mental Health Symposium 2022 at Silverstone, home of British Motor Racing. Never before have…

Banish The Boss To A Night Behind Bars – All In The Name Of Charity

Businesses can put their boss behind bars and colleagues in the clink by signing up to Midlands Air Ambulance Charity’s latest fundraiser.   Companies across the region are being asked to lock up their workmates, to fundraise for the lifesaving…

Stunning new animation set to light up Christmas

Cornwall Air Ambulance is excited to announce the release of its very own special animation to try and help save lives this Christmas. ‘Help Holly’ follows the story of a young girl who is injured in a road traffic collision over the…

2022 AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Air Ambulances UK is pleased to announce the 2022 Awards of Excellence winners sponsored by Airbus. The annual awards celebrate and recognise the specialist lifesaving skills and commitment of those working tirelessly within and in support of…

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…

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…