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On this day: public call for first aid training with outbreak of WW1
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We look back 103 years ago at how St John Ambulance played an influential role in teaching the public first aid with the dramatic onset of WW1.
Swift actions of volunteer first aiders save friend and colleague after sudden cardiac arrest
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Amazing story shows you never know when you might need to use first aid skills to save a friend or loved one
First aid for road incidents
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This month is National Road Victims Month and the start of the school summer holidays when more people will be travelling, so have a read of our first aid advice in the event of a road incident.
We're looking for First Aid Community Advocates
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Volunteer with St John Ambulance as a First Aid Community Advocate to raise awareness of the importance of first aid and help save lives, in your local community.
Vote for your Guy Evans Young Hero of the Year!
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Voting is open for the Guy Evans Young Hero of the Year Award. Read the amazing stories of our finalists and vote for your favourite!
First aid for acid attacks
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A shocking spate of acid attacks have hit the headlines in recent months. Make sure you know what to do if you witness an attack.
On this day: 1,200 St John Ambulance volunteer support Peace Celebration Day
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This year, as we celebrate our 140th anniversary, we look back at how St John Ambulance volunteers have played an important role in some major historical events.
Katie Piper to host St John Ambulance Everyday Heroes Awards 2017
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We're delighted to announce that TV presenter Katie Piper will be hosting our Everyday Heroes Awards this year.