St John Ambulance

Shocking Figures Reveal Over-Stretched NHS Is Spending Millions On Private Ambulances

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 18.09.2017 | UK Politics

NHS spending on private ambulances has risen by more than a fifth in two years to more than £78 million, new figures show. Data collected by the Pres...

140 Years Of Life Saving Work

Susan Bugby | Posted 12.07.2017 | UK
Susan Bugby

Monday marked the 140 year anniversary of the nation's leading first aid charity, St John Ambulance, which has been saving lives since 1877. Establish...

Parents Urged To Watch This Life-Saving Video For Babies

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 20.01.2016 | UK Parents

Parents are being urged to watch a video that will teach them how to perform baby CPR. St John Ambulance created the animated video after discoveri...

Pics: Tess Wows On The Red Carpet

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 28.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Tess Daly led the celeb arrivals at the St John Ambulance Everyday Heroes Awards on Friday, held to celebrate the achievements of individuals who have...

Powerful TV Campaign Urges Viewers to Save the Boy

Clive James | Posted 24.11.2013 | UK
Clive James

Last week we launched our Save the boy campaign after our research found that shockingly, over half of parents (55%) lack the skills needed to save their child in a life-threatening incident. St John Ambulance wants to encourage more people to learn basic first aid and so on Monday 16 September we launched an emotive TV advert on ITV...

Ignorance Of First Aid 'Kills As Many People As Cancer'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.09.2012 | UK

Viewers of ITV1’s Downton Abbey will experience hard-hitting drama in the advert break on Sunday as they watch a cancer survivor choke to death in a...