News stories from March 2012

11-year-old St John Ambulance Badger saves dad's life
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An 11-year-old St John Ambulance volunteer from Cornwall has put her first aid training into action by saving her dad's life.
Students win first place at national first aid competition
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Students from All Cannings Primary School, Wiltshire, and Drayton Manor High School, London, triumphed at the St John Ambulance National Schools’ First Aid Competition final on 27 June, beating hundreds of others from across the country.
St John Ambulance volunteers prepare for action at Wimbledon
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As tennis fans look forward to a fortnight of world class tennis at Wimbledon, St John Ambulance volunteers are preparing to be the difference by providing first aid cover at the championships.
Street party first aid
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As communities across the country prepare to celebrate HM The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee with local events like street parties, St John Ambulance has produced first aid advice to ensure that you can be confident dealing with any emergencies that arise.
St John Ambulance supports record number of events as nation marks Diamond Jubilee
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St John Ambulance first aiders are supporting an unprecedented number of events this weekend as the nation celebrates Her Majesty The Queen's Diamond Jubilee with events ranging from street parties, fun days and festivals to the Thames flotilla.