£250,000 donation to Kings College Hospital helipad

£2.25 million given so far for King’s College Hospital’s new helipad 162 patients brought to King’s by air ambulance in first year Average of four landings a week Robert Bertram, Chief Executive of the HELP Appeal – the only charity in the country dedicated to funding hospital helipads – has presented a cheque for £250,000…
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Sheffield Northern: 243 landings since 2016

This month, Sheffield Northern General Hospital’s helipad has seen 243 landings over the past two years. That’s an average of 121 landings each year and two landings every week from the Yorkshire Air Ambulance. The rooftop helipad became operational in 2016 and enables patients across Sheffield, South Yorkshire, parts of the Humber, Derbyshire and the…
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New ‘ambo-buggy’ arrives at West Suffolk Hospital

The West Suffolk Hospital will be able to provide more comfortable transport for its most critically unwell patients thanks to the donation of a new state-of-the-art medical buggy. The medical vehicle, affectionately known as the ‘ambo-buggy’, was donated to the West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (WSFT) earlier this month by The Help Appeal, a charity…
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Bristol Southmead helipad: 670 landings since 2014

Southmead Hospital’s helipad in Bristol has seen 670 landings over the past four years. That’s an average of more than three landings every week from air ambulances. The helipad became operational in 2014 and the HELP Appeal, the only charity in the country dedicated to funding hospital helipads, contributed over half of the entire cost….
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Over 1000 BMW’s to go on show at Beaulieu Manor

Father and son, Ed and Finn, 12, Gould from Southampton have announced that they will host their third BMW vehicle exhibition at the National Motor Museum in Beaulieu Manor on Sunday 22 July 2018. The event, entitled ‘Vanity’ will showcase BMW, BMW Mini and BMW Motorcycles from a huge number of BMW clubs and individuals from…
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South Staffordshire Water supports CAAT for 25 years

This year marks 25 years since South Staffordshire Water, which supplies drinking water to households and businesses, first provided free office space, meeting rooms, IT support and equipment to the County Air Ambulance Trust (CAAT). This vital provision, has enabled the charity to focus on supporting air ambulances and funding the construction and upgrade of…
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First flight lands at Ipswich

A life-saving helipad which will allow medics to transfer critically-ill patients into Ipswich Hospital’s emergency department (ED) quickly and smoothly has welcomed its first air ambulance. The £250,000 facility has been constructed next to the ED and opened today (11 June). It has been paid for by the HELP Appeal, which is the only charity…
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