Cardiac arrest survivor presents AED to Les Cotils.

A local businessman who survived a cardiac arrest in Guernsey earlier this year has presented a new AED (Automated External Defibrillator) to Les Cotils. Rick Denton was having a bacon sandwich in the coffee shop at Les Cotils when his heart stopped working properly and he collapsed. Two members of …

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 …

Reorganisation of St John companies in Guernsey

The Commandery of St John in Guernsey has recently completed a review of its corporate structure in the Bailiwick.  Over the years St John has delivered different services from different parts of the organisation and the review was undertaken to help clarify the confusion amongst some stakeholders and the general …