Marine Ambulance – Return to Service

The Marine Ambulance the Flying Christine III is now back in service after both her engines were replaced.  The vessel left Guernsey on its journey to the Isle of Wight on Saturday 5th March and returned to Guernsey on Wednesday 25th May, in keeping with the original time scale of …

Health Care Equipment Centre ‘Seating Matters’ Training

The Healthcare Equipment Centre recently organised a local training day for healthcare professionals.  Many Occupational Therapists attended the day along with staff from Residential and Nursing homes.   The subject was on seating, and the importance of having appropriate seating not only for comfort, but also to increase function, to prevent skin …

New Service Badge

As part of our 75th Anniversary celebrations, a new badge has been developed for the Service. The final version of the badge has been produced by a local graphic designer but it is based on ideas submitted by staff, with a mandate that it must represent: St John Guernsey Ambulance …

Annual Awards Evening

The Service’s third Annual Awards Evening was held last week at the Peninsula Hotel. Following the opening address by the Chief Ambulance Officer, the first half of the evening was devoted to the presentation of qualifications gained by staff and volunteers during the previous year. These included the First Person …