High period of demand on Liberation Day

The St John Emergency Ambulance Service experienced a busy period of demand on Liberation Day. Medical crews responded to a total of twenty-seven calls in the 24 hours between midnight on Wednesday 8th and midnight on Thursday 9th May.  The majority of calls were for medical cases and falls, and …

Busy bank holiday week for St John.

Volunteers and staff from St John Ambulance Guernsey are preparing for a busy week of activities in the island. Over the bank holiday weekend volunteer first aiders will be on duty at various community and sporting events including the horse racing at L’Ancresse, Literary Festival, Autocross and Twisty Sprint. St …

Special Operations Response Team

The St John Emergency Ambulance Service ‘Special Operations Response Team’ (SORT) has been  training with colleagues from the Guernsey Fire & Rescue Service and volunteers from Guernsey’s Cliff Rescue Team.   The recent training involved a scenario at the fire station using the tower to simulate a cliff face and …