News Archives - Page 8 of 19 - Great Western Air Ambulance Charity
February 14, 2020

Former patient marks anniversary of day GWAAC saved his life by giving £1,000

Former patient, Robin Jaques, was involved in a high speed cycling accident in the Forest of Dean on Valentine’s Day 2019. Breaking four of his ribs […]
February 6, 2020
Time to Talk

Time to Talk

Mental health problems affect one in four us, and today Great Western Air Ambulance Charity (GWAAC) are supporting #TimeToTalk day, encouraging people to choose to talk […]
February 5, 2020
From crash to recovery - Martin’s story

From crash to recovery – Martin’s story

Hi, I’m Becky and I’m one of the PR and Digital Communications Coordinators at Great Western Air Ambulance Charity. I have been working at GWAAC for […]
February 3, 2020

GWAAC wins £25,000 thanks to public votes in Tesco’s Bags of Help scheme

We are delighted to announce that we have been voted as the winners of the Tesco Bags of Help Centenary Grant, receiving the top grant for […]
January 27, 2020
Donate blood

Saving Oliver Berry’s life

The importance of giving blood and the impact it can have on saving someone’s life is clear in Oliver Berry’s story. Great Western Air Ambulance Charity […]
January 24, 2020

Charity shop donations

What to donate Donating unwanted clothes or household items to our charity shop is a great way of supporting your local air ambulance. However, whilst we […]
January 13, 2020

2019 – GWAAC’s busiest year to date!

GWAAC has seen an increase in demand with 2019 being our busiest year to date! In total, our Critical Care Team received over 2,000 call-outs to […]
January 7, 2020

Take on a charity challenge for 2020

Make 2020 the year you take on a charity challenge and help GWAAC keep saving local lives. We’re excited to launch a new set of charity […]
January 7, 2020

A year in review…

We would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a Happy New Year and thank you for your continued support over the years. 2019 […]