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First aid for acid attacks
A shocking spate of acid attacks have hit the headlines in recent months. Make sure you know what to do if you witness an attack.
On this day: 1,200 St John Ambulance volunteer support Peace Celebration Day
This year, as we celebrate our 140th anniversary, we look back at how St John Ambulance volunteers have played an important role in some major historical events.
Katie Piper to host St John Ambulance Everyday Heroes Awards 2017
We're delighted to announce that TV presenter Katie Piper will be hosting our Everyday Heroes Awards this year.
St John around the world
Did you know we are part of St John International? St John International acts as a supporting body for the St John organisations across 30 countries worldwide.
5 tips to handle the heat
When temperatures rise, the most common conditions our first aiders come across are fainting, sunburn and dehydration. Here are 5 bits of advice to make sure you enjoy the sun safely.
Festival first aid tips
Whether you’re heading to the Isle of Wight Festival, Parklife or just enjoying a weekend away camping, stay safe and keep in mind our top first aid tips.
Volunteers' Week: Community first responder
One of our volunteer roles is a community first responder, like St John Ambulance volunteer, Tessa Weaver. Learn more about what she does and the day she saved Donnie’s life.
Emergency situation first aid
First aid advice for emergency situations.
London Bridge training venue
Following the incident at London Bridge on Saturday evening, training courses at all our London venues, including London Bridge, will continue to run as normal.
First Father's Day since son saved dad's life
Tony Chapman, a dad from Barton-Upon-Humber, celebrates his first Father's Day since his son Alvin saved his life after performing CPR when he suffered a major cardiac arrest at home.