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November 11, 2019

John Christensen becomes latest GWAAC Patron

Great Western Air Ambulance Charity are delighted to welcome founder and former Chief Executive John Christensen as the latest Patron for the charity. John, who was […]
October 30, 2019

Mellow in the Meadow festival grows in success in support of GWAAC

Great Western Air Ambulance Charity are thanking organisers of Mellow in the Meadow after their successful event has raised £6,000 for the charity over the past […]
October 22, 2019
Bristol in the snow Christmas card

Keep GWAAC flying this Christmas with stocking fillers

October 16, 2019
Great Western Heartstarters delivers first session in Gloucestershire on Restart a Heart Day

Great Western Heartstarters delivers first session in Gloucestershire on Restart a Heart Day

October 11, 2019
GWAAC has been chosen as this year’s Captains’ Charity at Mendip Spring Golf Club

GWAAC has been chosen as this year’s Captains’ Charity at Mendip Spring Golf Club.

 
October 11, 2019
Gloucestershire Hauliers Ball raises over £16,000 for their local air ambulance!

Gloucestershire Hauliers Ball raises over £16,000 for their local air ambulance!

All of us here at Great Western Air Ambulance Charity (GWAAC) are extremely thankful to the Gloucestershire Hauliers Ball, who over the years have raised over […]
October 8, 2019
Charity Fireworks display in aid of GWAAC

Charity fireworks display in aid of GWAAC!

Please note unfortunately this event has been cancelled With winter approaching, it isn’t long until many places across the region light up the skies with fireworks […]
September 25, 2019
Royal opening of air base

Official Royal Opening of Great Western Air Ambulance Charity’s Air Base

Patient Stories

September 12, 2019

Michelle’s Story

Every mother’s worst nightmare became a reality for Sarah Child when she received a call informing her that her daughter, Michelle, 21, had fallen off her […]
September 3, 2019
Sallyanne meets critical care team

Former patient holds charity ball in aid of GWAAC!

Here at GWAAC, we are always pleased to hear from the people that we have attended. What’s more, many of our patients – like Sallyanne Haigh […]
August 27, 2019

Maria’s Story

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 […]

Share Your Story

Did you know that if you have been treated by us the only way we can hear how you are doing is if you get in touch? We love to hear from our former patients and are always happy to welcome to our base! Please get in touch if you have been treated by our Critical Care Team by emailing pr@gwaac.com