News stories from August 2014

New cycling app launches today
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Today we’re launching our new free first aid app for cyclists. This comes on the day the Department for Transport announces a rise in the number of all cycling casualties, up 2% from 2012.
Big First Aid Lesson
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Find out how it went.
Derby fundraising group wins prestigious SJA award
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Derby fundraisers receive AEDs to carry on their community work.
Inspired by the World Cup to play some sport?
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Watch out for sporting injuries.
National Schools First Aid Competition
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Young people across England and the channel islands take part in our national competition.
London to Brighton Cycle Ride
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Take up a challenge in September and fundraise for SJA.
Big First Aid Lesson - one week to go!
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Be part of our ground-breaking one-hour, online lesson which will be streamed live to 1,000 schools around the country.
St John Ambulance returns to The Royal Cornwall Show
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During the first weekend of June, more than 80 SJA volunteers returned to the biggest agriculture show in the UK, The Royal Cornwall Show.
St John Ambulance Cycle Response team first on scene for elite cyclist
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Two of our operational cyclists have proven just how effective our cycle response teams are by being the first on the scene at an accident involving an elite cyclist during the Nottingham Milk Race in May.
Father’s Day greetings cards – make a Donation
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With Father’s Day fast-approaching, this Sunday 15 June, we’ve partnered with Hello Market so you can send a personalised card and make a donation to St John Ambulance at the same time.