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July 15, 2019

What happens when you dial 999?

July 10, 2019

Bristol Airport raise over £10,000 for GWAAC with Charity Golf Day

Bristol Airport held a Charity Golf Day on Thursday 4th July, raising over £10,000 for their Charity of the Year, Great Western Air Ambulance Charity (GWAAC). […]
July 10, 2019

GWAAC on track for their busiest year to date

We have released our six-month stats for the beginning of 2019, and figures show that we are on track for our busiest year to date. Our […]
June 25, 2019

GWAAC bags almost £4,000 from Tesco’s Community Grant Scheme

Great Western Air Ambulance Charity is thanking the local community for their support after they received £3,995 from Tesco’s Bags of Help community grant scheme after […]
June 14, 2019

Donate your empty ink cartridges to raise funds for GWAAC

GWAAC are calling for all of their supporters to think more sustainably and donate any empty ink cartridges in return for donations to the life-saving charity. […]
June 4, 2019

Former patient takes on 1,100 mile challenge in aid of GWAAC

Dan Coles from Iron Acton in South Gloucestershire is taking on the Land’s End to John O’ Groats cycle challenge in aid of Great Western Air […]
June 4, 2019

GWAAC win £1,000 Movement for Good Award

We would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who showed their support for us and voted in the Movement for Good Awards last […]
May 31, 2019

Great Western Air Ambulance Charity land partnership with Bristol Airport

Great Western Air Ambulance Charity (GWAAC) officially launched their Charity of the Year partnership with Bristol Airport on Tuesday 28th May. The charity, which provides the […]

Patient Stories

April 25, 2019

Pat’s Story

Suffering a brain haemorrhage at the wheel is an unthinkable nightmare in any situation, but for Pat, this happened on a busy afternoon whilst driving home […]
February 14, 2019

Jamie’s Story

In May 2018, brothers Jamie and Josh Morley were involved in a car accident in Monmouthshire. A simple trip out to get some lunch took an […]
February 14, 2019

Gary’s story

Imagine passing out 100ft up in the air whilst paragliding above a busy road. It is something those who participate in the sport don’t want to […]
February 14, 2019

Alfie’s story

When little Alfie Farr complained to his parents that he was thirsty, they thought nothing of it. They certainly didn’t think that shortly after, the Critical […]

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