Becky Garland, Author at Great Western Air Ambulance Charity - Page 8 of 11
July 20, 2018

10-year-old Jamie becomes paramedic for the day with GWAAC crew

“I want to thank everyone for making my wish come true” said 10-year-old Jamie, after he got the opportunity to be a Paramedic for the day […]
July 10, 2018

Saving the life of Dylan

When young Dylan suffered a seizure at home, his mother Tanya thought she had lost him, ‘’Dylan went from fitting to limp and blue as well […]
June 8, 2018

GWAAC’s 2018 Rideout

GWAAC wants you to join us on 15th July 2018 for this year’s Ride4GWAAC! If you haven’t already got yourself a ticket or heard about the […]
May 30, 2018

What should you do when you see a helicopter trying to land?

The Great Western Air Ambulance Charity (GWAAC) provides emergency care via helicopter and car to medical emergencies and traumatic injuries across Bristol, Bath and North East […]
May 17, 2018

Ali Layard Defies All Odds!

Running the distance of 10k is no easy challenge. Running 10K with a missing kneecap is an even harder one.
July 24, 2017

Trevor Hing’s story

For Trevor Hing it was just a normal trip to the shops, something he had done countless times before. However this day he ended up needing help […]
June 21, 2017

Air Ambulance team call for more blood donors

Great Western Air Ambulance Charity (GWAAC) is celebrating National Blood Week and encouraging people to make a donation of blood to help them keep saving lives. […]
May 24, 2017

GWAAC pays tribute to Barry Johns

Paying tribute to GWAAC Trustee Barry Johns, who passed away at the weekend, the charity’s Chief Executive John Christensen said: It is with much sadness that […]
April 27, 2017

"I was back on my feet within a couple of weeks, thanks to the GWAAC team"

When David Heap suffered chest pains and breathlessness he recognised the signs of a cardiac arrest and knew that he was in a serious situation. David […]