News stories from April 2016

First rate first aid at Virgin Money London Marathon
Over 1000 volunteers and 180 St John Ambulance runners make 2016 London marathon a resounding success
You're invited to a behind the scenes experience at Aston Villa Football Club
Unique event gives you the chance to see first-hand how we deliver first aid duties at a typical Premiership football game.
A statement from St John Ambulance following today's verdict at the Hillsborough inquest
A message from Chief Executive Officer, Sue Killen.
Meet the runners: Angharad takes on marathon challenge after St John Ambulance volunteers helped her mother
Clapham runner Angharad Marment will be taking on the 2016 Virgin Money London Marathon after St John Ambulance volunteers helped her mother
Meet the runners: Harry Papanastasiou
Canning Town runner tackles the Virgin Money London Marathon for St John Ambulance after volunteers assisted his mother
Meet the runners: Intensive Care nurse takes on Virgin Money London Marathon for St John Ambulance
Grace Davey: ‘I’ve seen firsthand how [first aid] has a direct impact on saving lives’
Top tips for hitting your marathon fundraising target
With just over one week left until the 2015 Virgin Money London Marathon, here are some top tips from our events team to help you over your fundraising finishing line.
Help St John Ambulance win Brand of the Year - vote now!
St John Ambulance, the only charity on the shortlist, has been nominated alongside huge household names including Disney and Starbucks for the prestigious Brand of the Year accolade.
First aid tips for marathon runners
Helpful first aid advice to get you over the marathon finish line
Meet the runners: 'My best friend inspired me to take on my first marathon'
Putney runner Sophie Fanshawe is taking on the Virgin Money London Marathon after seeing her friend complete the challenge for St John Ambulance last year.