The Yorkshire Air Ambulance are keen to keep you up to date with all our latest news. Please scroll through the articles below to find out what we have been up to:
Have a Christmas clear out for Yorkshire’s Helicopter Heroes
Monday 2 December, 2013
Yorkshire Air Ambulance has made a festive fund raising plea to fill a Christmas recycling sack for the region’s Helicopter Heroes.
... Find out more
Pedal For Pounds 5! #P4P5
Thursday 28 November, 2013
Emirates Stadium to the John Smiths Stadium
This season Huddersfield Town Football Club launch the fifth annual Pedal for Pounds sponsored bike ride in aid of the ‘Keep ... Find out more
Dixie & Gayle's All Day Christmas Party - Real Radio
Friday 22 November, 2013
Real Radio Yorkshire
We are delighted to be Real Radio Yorkshire’s chosen charity for their All Day Christmas Party which is to take place on the 13th Dece... Find out more
First mission flown from new Yorkshire Air Ambulance base
Tuesday 19 November, 2013
Nostell Priory near Wakefield
The Yorkshire Air Ambulance have today flown their first mission from the Charity’s new state-of-the-art air support unit at Nostell P... Find out more
Huddersfield Town P4P5 Dates Confirmed!
Wednesday 13 November, 2013
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Huddersfield Town FC have announced the dates for the fifth annual Pedal for Pounds sponsored bike ride in aid of the ‘Keep It Up&rsqu... Find out more
Brave Charlotte honoured at Yorkshre Air Ambulance Awards
Friday 1 November, 2013
A courageous York teenager, whose life was saved by Yorkshire Air Ambulance, has received a special award from her helicopter heroes.
Ch... Find out more
YAA Announced As Chosen Charity for The Yorkshire Asian Business Association Annual Gala
Monday 28 October, 2013
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Yorkshire Air Ambulance is both delighted and honoured to be the chosen charity for the Yorkshire Asian Business Association's inaugura... Find out more
Wilko In Selby Set To Raise A Fang-Tastic Amount For Charity
Wednesday 9 October, 2013
Selby, West Yorkshire
Team members at the Wilko store in Abbey Walk Shopping Centre, Selby, are preparing for a fiendishly fabulous Halloween event to raise vital... Find out more
Best Foot Forward for YAA!
Monday 7 October, 2013
This years Walk For Pounds saw 175 Huddersfield Town Fans and Fundraisers take on the 19 miles from YAA Air Base at Leeds Bradford Airport b... Find out more
Yorkshire Air Ambulance Needs your Vote!
Monday 7 October, 2013
Yorkshire Air Ambulance has been shortlisted for the Lloyds Bank Community Fund 2013 in South Halifax.
The rapid response charity is ur... Find out more
Wentbridge House Celebrate Yorkshire Day & Raise a Staggering £6000 for YAA
Friday 4 October, 2013
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Approximately 4,000 people descended upon the hotel in Pontefract on August 1st to raise money for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance, as well as t... Find out more
YAA Flying High After Wilko Renews Charity Support
Thursday 26 September, 2013
Yorkshire Air Ambulance Flying High After Wilko Renews Charity Support
Wilko stores across the county have renewed their pledge to suppo... Find out more
Arco Work With Paramedics To Design New Flight Suits For YAA
Tuesday 24 September, 2013
Paramedics and doctors at Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA) have worked with the UK’s leading safety company to design new flight suits.
... Find out more
Asda Raise More Than £50,000 For YAA
Friday 20 September, 2013
Asda raise more than £50,000 for Yorkshire Air Ambulance
Asda staff and shoppers at stores throughout Yorkshire have completed a su... Find out more
Fundraising Weekend For Yorkshire Air Ambulance
Thursday 19 September, 2013
A pretty South Yorkshire village is celebrating the expected return of summer this weekend with a fund raising festival in aid of the Yorksh... Find out more
Walk for Pounds 2013 - Deadline Extended
Tuesday 17 September, 2013
Fans have an extra chance to take part!
The deadline to join Town's 2013 'Walk for Pounds' event, which raises money for t... Find out more
Digital Media Systems & Halifax Bus Company Donate Free Advertising To YAA
Monday 16 September, 2013
Digital Media Systems & Halifax Bus Company Donate Free Advertising To Yorkshire Air Ambulance
Digital Media Systems of Brighouse hav... Find out more
CommsProvider Charity Golf Day A Runaway Success
Friday 13 September, 2013
CommsProvider charity golf day a runaway success
The inaugural charity golf day staged by regional telecoms company CommsProvider is expe... Find out more
Lions Donate £1000 To YAA
Thursday 29 August, 2013
Malton, Norton & District Lions donate £1,000 to Yorkshire Air Ambulance
Following the successful Summer Lunch in July, Malton ... Find out more
Old Brodleians Support YAA
Tuesday 20 August, 2013
Brods support for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance
Old Brodleians RUFC is proud to announce that the Yorkshire Air Ambulance will be the club&... Find out more
Market Town Taverns Yorkshire Beer Awards 2013
Thursday 15 August, 2013
Cheers to Beer
2013 MTT Yorkshire Beer Awards
The cream of the Yorkshire beer scene descended on Coopers in Guiseley on Yorkshire Day, A... Find out more
Fan On The Run For 'Keep It Up' Campaign
Wednesday 14 August, 2013
Fan On The Run For 'Keep It Up' Camapaign
Rob Kelly is running 500 miles for YAA and Huddersfield Town Academy
Town fan Rob ... Find out more
£964,000 Raised For The Keep It Up Campaign!
Monday 5 August, 2013
£1 million target almost reached
Yorkshire Air Ambulance and Huddersfield Town are delighted to announce that since it's incep... Find out more
On Ilkla Moor Baht 'At Campaign
Thursday 1 August, 2013
On Ilkla Moor Baht 'At for Yorkshire Day!
A star-studded new version of On Ilkla Moor Baht ‘At featuring a rap by a film star ... Find out more
South Yorkshire Grandmother Helps Charity That Saved Her Daughter's Life
Tuesday 30 July, 2013
South Yorkshire grandmother Carol Bradbury has more reasons than most to support Yorkshire Air Ambulance.
Three years ago she was excited... Find out more
P4P4 Cyclists & Support Team Celebrate at Canalside
Friday 26 July, 2013
The cyclists and support team that took part in the Pink Link Pedal For Pounds 4 (P4P4) 'Tour of Yorkshire' descended upon Canalsi... Find out more
Former Mayor of Wakefield Hands Over Cash To Charities
Friday 19 July, 2013
Abseiling, bowling and a Christmas party helped the former Mayor of Wakefield raise more than £16,000 for charity.
Coun Elaine Blez... Find out more
The Original Factory Shop Support YAA
Thursday 18 July, 2013
The Original Factory Shop Hornsea store have chosen to support Yorkshire Air Ambulance throughout 2013
Through their 'Make A Differe... Find out more
Three's Company On HTAFC Training Range
Friday 12 July, 2013
Rekorderlig Cider, Wilby Limited and Yorkshire Air Ambulance logos proudly displayed
For the second consecutive season, the official trai... Find out more
Welcome Lisa! YAA's West Yorkshire Community Fundraiser
Thursday 11 July, 2013
Yorkshire Air Ambulance have welcomed a new Community Fundraiser to it's team in West Yorkshire. Lisa Blezard has recently joined the C... Find out more
It's Lance! New Yorkshire Air Ambulance Mascot Named
Wednesday 10 July, 2013
It's Lance - the new Yorkshire Air Ambulance mascot!
Meet 'Lance the Air AmbuLance', Yorkshire Air Ambulance's new ma... Find out more
£9,000 Raised For Air Ambulances At Charity Ball
Wednesday 3 July, 2013
More than £9,000 has been raised for air ambulance services at the Antony Capstick Memorial Charity Ball at Skipton's Rendezvous ... Find out more
YAA Flying High After Carrying 5,000th Patient
Wednesday 26 June, 2013
Yorkshire’s helicopter heroes have airlifted their 5,000th patient.
The landmark mission by Yorkshire Air Ambulance saw badly injur... Find out more
Potter’s Eggs Saving Lives In Yorkshire
Monday 24 June, 2013
Buying free range eggs really could help to save lives as James Potter pledges to donate 1p from every dozen James Potter eggs sold to the Y... Find out more
Wetherby Whaler Chips In With Air Ambulance Fundraising
Friday 14 June, 2013
The Wetherby Whaler group of fish and chip restaurants have raised more than £5,000 for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance.
The restauran... Find out more
BSCP Donation Helps Take YAA To New Heights!
Tuesday 11 June, 2013
BSCP, the Leeds branch of engineering consultants GHA Livigunn, recently donated £3,750 to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance from funds rais... Find out more
Sun Shines On The Best Ever Tractor Run!
Monday 3 June, 2013
Driffield, East Yorkshire
The sixth Annual East Riding YFC Charity Tractor Road Run held on Sunday 2nd June has been hailed as ‘their best ever’. For the... Find out more
Wharfedale Riders Raise Funds For YAA
Tuesday 14 May, 2013
London to Wharfedale
A determined team of cyclists travelled from London through Wharfedale ahead of a rugby match to raise thousands of pounds for charity.
T... Find out more
YAA Face Increases In Our Daily Running Costs
Thursday 9 May, 2013
The Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA) are facing increased daily running costs as it works to further improve its service and save more lives.
... Find out more
YAA Fundraising Director 'humbled' by Pedal For Pounds Support
Tuesday 7 May, 2013
The man in charge of fundraising for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance has spoken of the humbling experience of taking part in the Pedal For Pound... Find out more
YAA comment: Minibush crash on M62 Fri 26th April
Monday 29 April, 2013
We are overwhelmed at the kind comments and support we have received over the weekend after the horrific crash on the M62 on Friday involvin... Find out more
Social Club Raises £2,000 For YAA
Tuesday 9 April, 2013
Generous residents in Knottingley have clubbed together to raise £2,000 in aid of Yorkshire Air Ambulance. Rockware Sports and Social ... Find out more
Squire Sanders Help YAA Continue To Save Lives
Monday 8 April, 2013
The Leeds office of international legal practice, Squire Sanders has chosen to raise funds for Yorkshire Air Ambulance in 2013, helping the ... Find out more
YAA Paramedics On Cloud Nine After World Record Success
Tuesday 2 April, 2013
Yorkshire Air Ambulance are flying high after netting an amazing world record.
Three helicopter medics with family and friends joined for... Find out more
Friends Complete Pool Marathon In Aid Of YAA
Wednesday 27 March, 2013
Thorton le Dale
A group of friends have completed a 36 hour pool marathon to raise funds for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance.
The six players picked up their... Find out more
Inlaws & Outlaws Line Dancers Raise £1,890 For YAA
Wednesday 13 March, 2013
Linedancers have given the Yorkshire Air Ambulance a welcomed lift.
The Inlwas and Outlaws line dancing group have helped to raise £... Find out more
Wensleydale Round Table Donates £3,500 To YAA
Monday 11 March, 2013
A round table group has handed over £7,000 to two air ambulance charities following a sponsored cycle ride from Edinburgh to Newcastle... Find out more
Walk For Pounds 2 Raises £16,000!
Wednesday 6 March, 2013
Huddersfield to Barnsley
Walk For Pounds 2 Raises £16,000!
Huddersfield Town and Yorkshire Air Ambulance are delighted to announce that the second annual &l... Find out more
Clarification on reports of bogus YAA door knocking...
Friday 22 February, 2013
During the last week, we have had quite a few phone calls into Charity HQ asking if we have sent people out door knocking asking supporters ... Find out more
Yorkshire Air Ambulance praised by top children’s doctor
Friday 22 February, 2013
Specialist child doctors have praised the work of Yorkshire Air Ambulance in helping to save the lives of critically ill babies and children... Find out more
Craven Lodge Raises £1,700 For YAA
Tuesday 19 February, 2013
Craven Lodge Raises £1,700 for YAA
The immediate past Master of Craven Lodge, Martin Barrow, has presented £1,753 to the York... Find out more
FAB! YAA NAMED AS HULL FC's NEW CHARITY PARTNER
Friday 8 February, 2013
Yorkshire Air Ambulance are 'Flying with the Airlie Birds' after launching an exciting three-year charity partnership wit... Find out more
Wharfedale Order Raises £1,900 For YAA
Wednesday 30 January, 2013
Wharfedale Order Raises £1,900 for YAA
The Provincial Grand Primo of the RAOB Wharfedale Province for 2012 was Bro J A Cartwright R... Find out more
Golden Couple Give A Boost To YAA
Thursday 24 January, 2013
A generous couple from Pocklington, who donated £515 to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance in lieu of gifts for their Golden Wedding Annivers... Find out more
SICL to donate over £170,000 to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance
Monday 21 January, 2013
One of the Yorkshire Air Ambulance’s (YAA) longest-standing corporate supporters has vowed to continue to support the Charity for a fu... Find out more
Business For Calderdale Promotes Yorkshire Air Ambulance
Friday 18 January, 2013
The work of the Yorkshire Air Ambulance was promoted at the latest meeting of Business for Calderdale.
Through the Yorkshire Business Sup... Find out more
Statement regarding tragic helicopter accident in London
Wednesday 16 January, 2013
The Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA) were saddened to hear of the tragic loss of Captain Peter Barnes earlier this morning.
Captain Barnes h... Find out more
Bridlington Nursery Shows Support for YAA
Thursday 10 January, 2013
Children and staff at a Bridlington nursery school raised an impressive amount for a special local charity.
Cliffe House Nursery, on Thir... Find out more
Sponsored Walk In Aid Of YAA Raises Over £7,000
Monday 7 January, 2013
Selby to York
A group of fundraisers took part in a sponsored walk in aid of Yorkshire Air Ambulance.
The event was organised by Faye Pincher in memor... Find out more
Slimmers Keep Yorkshire Air Ambulance In The Air
Friday 4 January, 2013
Their loss was someone else's gain when slimmers set out to raise money for charity.
A total of £733 was raised for the Yorksh... Find out more
Bridlington Metal Detecting Society Support Yorkshire Air Ambulance
Thursday 3 January, 2013
Members of a metal detecting society have donated funds to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance.
Several members from the Bridlington Metal Detect... Find out more
Yorkshire Air Ambulance Granted Its Own Air Operators Certificate
Friday 14 December, 2012
The Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA) is breaking new ground in the Air Ambulance industry having just become the first Air Ambulance in the UK ... Find out more
Crash Survivors Raise Over £3,000 For Yorkshire Air Ambulance
Friday 7 December, 2012
A mother and daughter, whose car plunged into the Chelker Reservoir in May, have raised more than £3,000 for the Yorkshire Air Ambulan... Find out more
Leeds Game Celebrates ‘Keep It Up’ Campaign
Tuesday 4 December, 2012
John Smiths Stadium
More money raised for Yorkshire Air Ambulance and Town’s Academy in a busy day off the field!
Huddersfield Town used Saturday&rsquo... Find out more
Kelbrook Art Exhibition Raises £1,200 For YAA
Wednesday 21 November, 2012
The amount raised at Kelbrook’s annual art exhibition has brushed aside efforts from previous years to be the most successful yet.
... Find out more
Jack Fitt Learns How His Fundraising Efforts Make A Difference
Friday 26 October, 2012
Eight year-old Junior Knight of Yorkshire Jack Fitt took a tour of the Yorkshire Air Ambulance’s air support unit at Leeds Bradford ai... Find out more
Ten Year Old Willem Raises Over £2000 For YAA
Friday 12 October, 2012
Ten year old schoolboy Willem Jefferson has doubled his target and raised more than £2,000 in aid of the Yorkshire Air Ambulance.
A... Find out more
Harrogate RUFC U15's Support Yorkshire Air Ambulance
Thursday 27 September, 2012
Harrogate RUFC U15’s are delighted to be supporting Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA) for the next two seasons by having the YAA as the ma... Find out more
Yorkshire Air Ambulance announce HRH The Duke of York KG as their Royal Patron
Wednesday 25 July, 2012
The Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA) is delighted to announce that His Royal Highness The Duke of York, KG has kindly agreed to become the Roya... Find out more
HRH The Duke of York KG officially opens our Northern Airbase
Monday 9 July, 2012
The Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA) welcomed His Royal Highness The Duke of York, KG to officially open their Northern Airbase on Monday 9th J... Find out more