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Festive first aid
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Tis’ the season of Christmas parties, dinners, and drinking and we want you to stay safe during the holiday period. Here’s some useful first aid advice to make sure that you have all the information you need.
Donate your socks this winter to the homeless
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Can you spare a pair? The Sussex Homeless Service are in urgent need of new or good condition second hand men's socks to provide to the homeless and vulnerably house people this winter.
Statement in response to ambulance services struggling to reach seriously ill patients due to rising demand
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Statement in response to ambulance services struggling to reach seriously ill patients due to rising demand
Oxfordshire first aider to run 2017 Virgin London Marathon in memory
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Huw Mellor, a first aider from Oxfordshire is running the London Marathon for St John Ambulance in memory of a close friend and colleague who passed away in August.
Gear up for #GivingTuesday
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Our Cycle Responders are the ones that often arrive at an emergency faster than an ambulance, especially at the most crowded events over the busy winter season.
Kinetik Health in association with St John Ambulance
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If you're looking for gift ideas this Christmas, Kinetik have a range of health and wellbeing products on offer.
How to survive the shops on Black Friday
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Engrained into America's Thanksgiving tradition, Black Friday has made its way into Britain. We know that it can be dangerous work, so if you're thinking of stepping foot into the shops to grab a bargain, here's some first aid tips to keep in mind.
Explosion in number of fireworks-related injuries
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St John Ambulance issues first aid advice following survey which revealed that a third of parents and grandparents have witnessed an injury during Bonfire Night celebrations.
Fireworks first aid
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With bonfire week in full swing, St John Ambulance has issued advice on how to treat some of the more common injuries which occur at this time of year.
Baby grow to the rescue: St John Ambulance team up with Tesco to teach baby CPR
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Baby grow to the rescue: St John Ambulance team up with Tesco to teach baby CPR.