News stories from January 2014

Everyday heroes finalists announced
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TV presenter Tess Daly will be helping celebrate the inspiring life savers who have been shortlisted for St John Ambulance’s annual award ceremony in London, on Wednesday 26 March.
Rethink your New Year’s resolution and make a life saving pact
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It’s not too late to make a resolution that is easy to keep – and one that has potential to save a life.
Cadet Matty puts first aid skills into practice
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Cannock Cadet, Matty McLean, didn’t hesitate to put his first aid skills into action when he realised a man needed urgent first aid.
Karate kid inspires defibrillator donation
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Coady Hartley, 11, gives a defibrillator to her karate club donated from St John Ambulance.
Cycling Officer witnesses collision and offers first aid support
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A St John Ambulance first aider who used his first aid skills as a Good Samaritan passer by at a road traffic accident is backing the campaign for more people to learn life saving skills.
Reduce heart attack deaths with New Year's resolution
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With 96% of people breaking New Year's reoslutions, charity calls for people to make a resolution they can keep