15 patients in 15 days! Jamie Prime #11

“I realised I was still alive. I was in shock. Then I screamed.”

Jamie was thrown from his motorbike after a collision with a Range Rover >> [ Bit.ly Link ]
15 patients in 15 days Jamie Prime 11 I realised I was
Ian Liversidge
Join #TeamGNAAS and become a warrior! 30 punishing obstacles over hills, through rivers, mud and woodland in the Lake District Total Warrior.

15% discount on entry fee when you pledge to raise £200 in sponsorship, and you will receive a fundraising pack which includes a free GNAAS running shirt!

Date: 5th and 6th August 2017

Entry Fee: £59 (+15% discount) >> [ Bit.ly Link ]
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Emily Affleck
Ali Mcnally
Justyn Castle
15 patients in 15 days! Derek Carruthers #10

“I know I’ve been very lucky. If everyone hadn’t reacted so promptly, I might not be here. It sounds dramatic but it’s true.”

Derek had a close call when he suffered a heart attack at Penrith Golf Club >> [ Bit.ly Link ]
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Sarah Crev Carruthers
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EdnaandDoug Banks
15 patients in 15 days! Melanie Rogers #9

"They saved our mum’s life and we are eternally grateful."

Melanie suffered a stroke after being trampled on by her horse >> [ Bit.ly Link ]
15 patients in 15 days Melanie Rogers 9 They saved our mums
Vicky Ovenden
Gow Ensy
Annelie Woodford
15 patients in 15 days! Nerys Whiley #8

“GNAAS are total life-savers."

A Lake District cycle crash plunged Nerys' life into peril. Now on the road to recovery, she returned to Cumbria to thank the GNAAS team >> [ Bit.ly Link ]
15 patients in 15 days Nerys Whiley 8 GNAAS are total lifesavers
David Worthy
We dropped into RAF Spadeadam this week to take a look at the landing facilities, in case we are ever needed there. While on site, an Apache arrived. Our pilot Owen McTeggart needed no introduction - he used to fly them in his Army days!
We dropped into RAF Spadeadam this week to take a look at
Ian Jamieson
Nigel Dobson
Andrew Haw
15 patients in 15 days! Peter Deadman #7

“My initial thought was that it was a body bag. I thought it was over.”

Peter survived being trapped inside an industrial baler. The GNAAS team who helped him said he was "very lucky" to get out alive. >> [ Bit.ly Link ]
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Sheila Fyfe
Vicky Ovenden
Lawrence Mckenzie
We gave our highly-skilled aircrew a GoPro camera for the weekend
We gave our highlyskilled aircrew a GoPro camera for the weekend
Tan Oconnor
Declan Morland
We will be at Keswick Mountain Festival from June 8 to 11 but we need some volunteers to help us fundraise.

This promises to be a great event to get involved in, so if you would like to be a part of the party, while helping our cause, please click the link below!

Thank you all for your continued support.

[ Greatnorthairambulance.co.uk Link ]
We will be at Keswick Mountain Festival from June 8 to 11
Elizabeth Mallett
Becx Carter
15 patients in 15 days! Lauren Walkington #6

“I thought I wasn’t going to get the chance to say goodbye. I thought she was going to die.”

A family who were told to “prepare for the worst” before their daughter battled back from the brink of death have thanked the air medics that helped to save her life. >> [ Bit.ly Link ]
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Sandra Walkington
Paul Barlow
Carol Gash
We'd love to hear from anyone who could help us by volunteering at the Northumberland County Show, which takes place near Stocksfield on Bank Holiday Monday, May 29.

From monster trucks to Roman cavalry, show jumping to street food, competitive events, crafts and shopping and animals galore, there's plenty to keep the young entertained. But we need help to raise vital funds for your local...
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Wed love to hear from anyone who could help us by volunteering
Darryl Rowley
Trish Bradford
Danielle Cook
Huge thanks to everyone who came to our Air Angels Ball on Saturday night. We raised a record-breaking £26,300, which will go to provide life-saving care across the region. This was only possible thanks to everyone who attended, those who volunteered and all of our wonderful sponsors. We hope you all had a great night and we look forward to welcoming you back in 2018. A date will be announced...
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Huge thanks to everyone who came to our Air Angels Ball on
Veronica Gibson
Sophie Bear
Ken Newbrook
15 patients in 15 days! Ben Finlinson #5

"An off-duty police officer who was at the scene told us later that he’d never seen as much blood.”

A crash on the A66 left Ben fighting for his life. Here, he discusses his recovery >> [ Bit.ly Link ]
15 patients in 15 days Ben Finlinson 5 An offduty police officer
Sue Francis
Thanks to everyone who volunteered, organised or took part in The Hamsterley Beast at the weekend. We are proud to be associated with the event. All of the money raised will make a difference to people's lives across our region, so everyone involved should be proud.
Thanks to everyone who volunteered organised or took part in The Hamsterley
Vicky Ovenden
The SKYLIVE Airshow is coming up and we need some volunteers to help us out at the event.

The show takes place on Saturday May 27 at Durham Tees Valley Airport and will feature displays from Typhoon, Spitfire, Hurricane and Lancaster aircraft among many others.

If you can spare a few hours, please click the link below:

[ Greatnorthairambulance.co.uk Link ]

See you at the Skylive Airshow later this month

greatnorthairambulance.co.uk
Kay Roberts
Deb Aintgettin Nunn
Jon Davidson
15 patients in 15 days! David Hollins #4

“They saved dad. He wouldn’t be here without them.”

David sustained back and neck fractures in a motorbike crash. Now he has returned to thank our team >> [ Bit.ly Link ]
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Emma Hollins
Ella Smith
15 patients in 15 days! Julie Johnson #3

"I know that without a doubt I wouldn't be here without them."

Julie was involved in a horrific road traffic collision on Mother’s Day 2012 >> [ Bit.ly Link ]
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Gillian Hessie
Danii Louise
Ella Smith
15 patients in 15 days. Logan Murdoch #2

“Logan is the gift Hayley left me. He is the only thing that keeps me going in this tragedy.”

Four-year-old Logan was ‘internally decapitated’ and not expected to survive the same horrific road crash which killed his mother and great-grandmother. He has met the crew which saved him >> [ Bit.ly Link ]
15 patients in 15 days Logan Murdoch 2 Logan is the gift
Dawn Anderson
Jill Doran
Moira Hanrahan
15 patients in 15 days! Michael Patterson #1

“It’s miraculous. He should be dead. The fact that he’s alive is amazing.”

Rock climber Michael fell 40ft from a Northumerland crag >> [ Bit.ly Link ]
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Chris Hammond
Sandra Benson
Louise Naden