All wrapped up! National competition tests youngsters’ first aid skills

The St John Badgers, Cadets and Amherst Primary School Teams all returned from the National First Aid Competitions over the weekend following excellent performances.

Held in Leicester, the annual event sees teams from across England, Wales, Northern Ireland and the Channel Islands compete against each other in a range of first aid scenarios.

The St John Cadet team was placed fourth out of 10, the Badger team came seventh out of 9, and the Amherst team second overall out of five regional teams on countback after placing joint first!