Air Ambulances UK is proud to announce the appointment of esteemed motorcycle racing legend and celebrated television personality, Steve Parrish. His role will see him lend his influential voice and support to raise awareness and vital funds for the crucial work of air ambulance charities across the UK.

Steve Parrish riding motorcyle

With a career spanning the adrenaline-fueled tracks of motorcycle racing and a seasoned presence in broadcasting, Steve Parrish brings a wealth of experience and a passionate commitment to his new role as an Ambassador for Air Ambulances UK. His involvement is set to greatly strengthen the charity’s support for the crucial work performed by air ambulance charities across the UK.

Steve Parrish has a strong history in motorcycle racing, where he established himself as a formidable force during the 1970s and 1980s, navigating the thrilling circuits of the Isle of Man TT and the British Grand Prix. His tenacity, skill, and unwavering dedication to his craft have earned him widespread admiration among racing enthusiasts and peers.

Following his illustrious racing career, Steve seamlessly transitioned into the world of broadcasting, becoming a prominent figure in sports commentary and analysis. His insightful commentary and charismatic presence have captivated audiences, making him a trusted and beloved voice within the motorsport community.

“I am deeply honoured to be joining Air Ambulances UK as an Ambassador,” said Steve Parrish. “The tireless and life-saving work performed by air ambulance charities across the UK is invaluable. I am committed to leveraging my platform to raise awareness and support for these vital services that play a crucial role in saving lives.”

As an Ambassador for Air Ambulances UK, Steve Parrish will actively engage in campaigns, events, and initiatives aimed at highlighting the importance of air ambulance charities across the UK. His involvement will focus on driving public awareness and championing the incredible work carried out by these charities, emphasising their indispensable role in providing critical pre-hospital care and emergency medical services.

Simmy Akhtar, Air Ambulances UK CEO said: “We are thrilled to welcome Steve Parrish to Air Ambulances UK as an Ambassador. Steve’s passion, influence, and dedication make him an invaluable asset in our mission to support the incredible work of air ambulance charities. His involvement will enable air ambulance charities across the UK to save even more lives and improve patient outcomes.

Steve Parrish’s commitment as an Ambassador for Air Ambulances UK symbolises a vital step forward in reinforcing the charity’s commitment to saving lives and ensuring the availability of essential emergency medical services across the United Kingdom.

Steve Parrish on motorcycle