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JUN 20

Pollington couple turn volunteering into a family affair to raise funds for life saving rapid response charity

Former YAA patient Geoff Cook, his wife, Amanda and their daughter A.J, live in Pollington, East Yorkshire and have been volunteering for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance since the summer of 2016.

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JUN 20

West Yorkshire Volunteer raises £15,000 delivering talks for the YAA

Helen Murray Sharpe from Leeds has been volunteering for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance since 2014, and over the last six years, she has completed over 100 talks and raised more than £15,000 for the Charity - more than a day’s running costs for the YAA.

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JUN 20

Former Yorkshire Air Ambulance Patient Gives Back to Charity by becoming Registered Volunteer

In 2014, John Mitchell from Pateley Bridge, North Yorkshire was crushed by a five and a half tonne machine at work. The Yorkshire Air Ambulance were dispatched and he was flown to Leeds General Infirmary.

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JUN 20

South Yorkshire Volunteer gives back to charity who saved dad Stephen Croft’s life

To help celebrate National Volunteer Week, which commences on June 1st , the Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA) are shining the spotlight on just a few of the many volunteers which help keep the life-saving charity flying across the region.

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MAY 20

A Wing and a Prayer at Ripon Cathedral supports the Yorkshire Air Ambulance

Ripon Cathedral is proud to announce that it is working alongside Yorkshire Air Ambulance, by asking for the generous support of the country to keep all heroes in their hearts during this uncertain time, with its ‘Wing and a Prayer’ project. 

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MAY 20

Blood Brothers: The moment a 14 year old saves brother from life-threatening bleed to appear on Helicopter ER

The moment a 14 year old from Halifax saved his 17 year old brother from a life-threatening bleed in a remote area of Ogden Water is set to appear on Helicopter ER next week.

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MAY 20

Local Superhero answers plea from nine year old daughter to help cheer up children in West Yorkshire

A local superhero named UMan has been bringing cheer to the streets of West Yorkshire during lock down and raising vital funds for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance.

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APR 20

Coronavirus Operational Statement

24.04 Statement on behalf of Yorkshire Air Ambulance and Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust

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APR 20

Yorkshire Air Ambulance calls on supporters to join ‘The 2.6 Challenge’ on Sunday 26th April 2020

Join the YAA in the 2.6 challenge to help raise vital funds for the charity

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