Join VIP Bikers In The Bike4Life Ride Out

Motorcycle and truck racing legend, Steve Parrish and adventure motorcyclist and author, Nick Sanders, will join former World Superbike champion and racing legend, Carl Fogarty, in the Bike4Life Ride Out and Festival on Sunday 30th April 2017.

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Worcestershire Garden Centre’s Blooming Display For Charity

Laylocks Garden Centre in Worcestershire, has raised £1,866 for Midlands Air Ambulance Charity, from a Santa’s Grotto at Christmas, and the sale of sunflowers grown in the fields. 

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MAAC Looks Back Over Its 25th Anniversary Year

Last year marked the ‘Air25’ 25th anniversary of the vitally important emergency pre-hospital service provided by Midlands Air Ambulance Charity, and became the organisation’s most publically supported year to date.

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Wellington Charity Shop Given New Look

Midlands Air Ambulance Charity has re-opened its charity shop based in Wellington, after a full refurbishment, and is appealing to the public for donations of quality unwanted items, to help restock the shelves. 

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Midlands Air Ambulance Charity To Receive £1 Million From The Treasury

Midlands Air Ambulance Charity will be awarded £1 million from banking fines, enabling the organisation to place an order for an upgraded helicopter air ambulance to support patients within the six counties it serves.

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Night-Lit Emergency Helicopter Landing Sites Programme Reaches Phase II

Following the successful operation of four temporary night-lit emergency helipads across Herefordshire and Shropshire, Midlands Air Ambulance Charity has announced it is now rolling out further temporary night-lit sites in the counties, to enable a greater number of patients in urgent need of medical attention reach the hospitals best suited for their specific injuries.

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New Trial To Examine Use Of Pre-Hospital Blood Products

Birmingham-based researchers are conducting a ground-breaking new study to investigate the effectiveness of giving patients blood products immediately after a major injury - before they reach hospital.

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BAFTA & Golden Globe Award Winning Actress Julie Walters CBE To Support MAAC

She joins a host of celebrities and stars from the worlds of sport and entertainment, who have agreed to become ambassadors and celebrity supporters.  Julie will help raise awareness and draw attention to the lifesaving work of the charity which receives no Government or National Lottery funding and relies solely on the generosity of the general public.

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Young Patients Reunited With Their Flying Heroes

Midlands Air Ambulance Charity hosted a Christmas party on Sunday 11th December, at Drayton Manor Theme Park in Staffordshire, to acknowledge the bravery of children airlifted by the charity. 

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Allianz UK donates further funds to UK’s Air Ambulance community

Allianz UK has presented a cheque for £250,000 to the Association of Air Ambulances Charity (AAAC).

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OPERATIONS STATISTICS:
Missions completed 1991-2017 over 47,000 | On average we airlift a child every four days | Road traffic collisions make up around 35% of the incidents we attend | The service airlifts up to three horse riders each week.