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Latest news from St John Ambulance

Rev Richard Coles hosts Everyday Heroes Awards recognising the nation’s life savers
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Read the stories of our 2018 Everyday Hero Award winners.
Get ready this summer with our new Children’s First Aid Kit
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We’ve launched a new first aid kit for treating children – teddy bear included!
St John Ambulance and Girlguiding team up to teach girls essential lifesaving skills
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New First Aid skills builder badges launch as part of Girlguiding’s biggest ever revamp
On this day: St John Ambulance volunteers during the Blitz
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We look back at the role of St John Ambulance during the Second World War.
Life saving stories: the importance of defibrillators
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Read life saving stories that highlight the importance of having a defibrillator nearby.
C.A.R.E for a Heart
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Today we launch our C.A.R.E for a Heart campaign, aiming to give you and your loved ones the best chance of survival in the event of a cardiac arrest.
Check out our top six ways to give this #givingtuesday
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Whatever your skills and experience, and however much time you have to give, there are loads of great ways you can help us to continue our life saving work.
New St John Ambulance partnership to teach London cabbies first aid
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St John Ambulance and mytaxi have partnered together to develop the Knowledge +. This new programme will equip 17,500 mytaxi drivers with life saving skills.
On this day: St John Ambulance welcomes thousands of refugees
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We look back at the St John Ambulance volunteers who welcomed thousands of Hungarian refugees fleeing conflict
On this day: 30 October
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We look back 139 years ago at St John Ambulance's original first aid manual and pocket-sized guides.