Air Ambulances UK has announced its shortlist of award nominees for the 2022 Awards of Excellence, sponsored by Airbus. Great Western Air Ambulance Charity (GWAAC) is delighted to have been shortlisted in six categories.
The annual awards celebrate and recognise the specialist lifesaving skills and commitment of those working tirelessly within, and in support of, the air ambulance community. Being shortlisted for six awards this year shows that GWAAC’s crew, charity staff and volunteers have been working as hard as ever to deliver a first-class pre-hospital critical care service to their local communities.
GWAAC has been shortlisted for the following awards:
A spokesperson for GWAAC, said: “We’re very proud of all our shortlisted nominees for their efforts in continually striving to provide the best service to the people and communities they serve. We will be keeping everything crossed for them on Awards night because in our eyes they all deserve to win”.
The annual awards ceremony is being held at Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham on 14 November and will follow a conference during the day with a wide range of speakers covering various areas and topics. This will be the first in-person awards ceremony for the AAUK community since the start of the pandemic.
Simmy Akhtar, Air Ambulances UK CEO said “Congratulations to all those who have been shortlisted after long and hard deliberations from our independent judging panel all of whom have volunteered their time to support the recognition of our air ambulance community. Thank you to all those who submitted awards nominations and we look forward to welcoming colleagues to our in person Annual Conference and Awards later this year”.