Jennie calls in to say thank you.

One night in 2014 Guernsey resident Jennie started to experience some chest pain. She said didn’t want an ambulance, but her family insisted and an ambulance was called. When the crew arrived paramedic Jerry quickly assessed Jennie and convinced that she needed to go to hospital. Within minutes of arriving at …

Building firm supports new ambulance appeal

The St John Emergency Ambulance Service has received a £600 donation from local building company JW Rihoy & Sons towards the purchase of a new emergency ambulance vehicle. Rihoy & Sons held a fundraising event at Les Rocquettes Hotel on the evening of the England’s first match in the World …

CPR Marathon success

The St John Emergency Ambulance Service held a CPR Marathon on Friday 22nd June to raise funds for a new emergency ambulance and to teach members of the public basic CPR. Teams from local businesses, schools and organisations signed up to complete one hour time slots of resuscitation throughout the …

Royal invitation for Guernsey’s Cadet of the Year

ROYAL BIRTHDAY PARTY ONE OF TWO PRESTIGIOUS EVENTS FOR MATTHEW. Matthew Holland, Guernsey’s Cadet of the Year, has just returned from attending two significant national events in London. Matthew was invited to represent St John at the Buckingham Palace garden party to celebrate the 70th birthday of HRH Prince of Wales. A …

Prior of the Priory of England & the Islands visits Guernsey

We were delighted and honoured to welcome the Prior (Executive Chair) of England and the Islands of the Most Venerable Order of St John of Jerusalem and Chair of St John Ambulance to Guernsey this week. Surgeon Rear Admiral Lionel Jarvis CBE DL KStJ, former Honorary Surgeon to Her Majesty the Queen …