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Jonathan Binnie
1 SEP 20

Meet Jonathan Binnie – Our New Line Pilot

We’re excited to announce that Jonathan Binnie has joined the YAA as one of our new line pilots. Jonathan joins our group of seven pilots who fly our two H-145 helicopters and help us save lives across the Yorkshire.

Jessica McDonnell
25 AUG 20

Fundraising memories and COVID-19

Our South Yorkshire Community Fundraiser Laura Lawton reflects on fundraising and the pandemic

12 AUG 20

Community fundraising during the pandemic

Our fundraising team prepare for their first major event since lockdown

Two Helicopters and the horse
31 JUL 20

Our favourite places to visit in Yorkshire

Yorkshire Day takes place on August 1st every year and it’s the perfect opportunity for us to shout about our favourite places to visit and why we enjoy working in the best county in the UK!

Helen Callear
29 JUL 20

Musings from our Fundraising Director (North and East), Helen Callear

Helen Callear, our Fundraising Director for North and East Yorkshire talks us through some of her thoughts as part of the YAA fundraising team

Helicopter and crew
23 JUL 20

Steve Waudby’s last flight for the YAA

Happy 60th birthday Steve!

Behind the scenes of Helicopter ER
19 MAY 20

Behind the scenes of Helicopter ER

We caught up with Holly Pywell, Production Manager at Air TV to see what it’s like working behind the scenes on our hit TV show.

heart attack image
23 APR 20

Do you know the difference between a cardiac arrest and a heart attack?

Every minute counts when someone is experiencing cardiac problems – act fast and help save a life.

Simulation Suite at the YAA
9 APR 20

Behind the scenes: a look at our Simulation Suite

Take a look behind the scenes of our new simulation suite and how it is helping specialist teams across Yorkshire with their training.

Angela Vyas
27 MAR 20

Meet Angela

We caught up with one of West Yorkshire Community Fundraisers, Angela Vyas to discuss what it’s like working for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance and to see what a typical day for a YAA fundraiser looks like.

Thank you message on the YAA helicopters
27 MAR 20

Six ways you can support the YAA Online

Here are six simple ways you can support the YAA without leaving the comfort of your home!

YAA x3 Crew with the Helicopter
28 FEB 20

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