Emergency Services Day 2020

The Lieutenant Governor of Guernsey has paid tribute to emergency service workers on 999 Day. 999 Day is a national initiative which started in 2017 and is a chance for all Emergency Services to be celebrated. The event is also an opportunity to remember 999 workers who have died in …

Badger and Cadet meetings to resume in September

Our youth sections start again next week (8th September). We have meetings for Badgers (5-10 year olds) on either a Tuesday afternoon or Friday afternoon and Cadet meetings (10-16 year olds) on a Tuesday or Friday evening. Our youth programmes enable young people to learn first aid, build their confidence, …

Celebrating Guernsey Together

Thanks to everyone who came along to the Bailiwick Big Day Out in the grounds of Government House at the weekend. St John Ambulance Guernsey volunteers were demonstrating one of the charity’s ambulances, as well as providing first aid cover for the event. Meanwhile staff from the Emergency Ambulance Service …

St John seeks new library co-ordinator.

The St John Ambulance Guernsey is looking for a new co-ordinator for the Community Library. The library is run by a dedicated team of volunteers and stocks a wide range of large and normal print books for people who are unable to access other libraries. As well as being open …

Ambulance crews involved in cliff rescue

Emergency ambulance crews have been involved in a multi-agency rescue of an injured climber from cliffs near Le Gouffre on Guernsey’s south coast.   A double crewed ambulance was dispatched to the scene shortly after 3pm on Sunday following a 999 call. After a St John paramedic and coastguard officer …