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British Red Cross

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Find your nearest Red Cross services and events.

  • Health & support services 
  • Fundraising event 
  • First aid course 

    We educate people in life-saving skills, enabling them to respond to emergencies.

  • Charity shop 

    We sell and need: good quality clothes, designer brands, books, furniture and more.

  • Red Cross office 

Jools Oliver: who knew first aid was such fun?

Jools Oliver at a first aid course

The top celebrity mum explains why she decided it was time to learn life-saving skills.

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Borrow a wheelchair

Man in hire wheelchair

We offer loans of mobility aids including wheelchairs, crutches, walking sticks and frames.

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How I saved my 'human fireball' husband

Oliver and Frances Lewis

When an incinerator engulfed her husband in flames, Frances was stuck – until she found our first aid leaflet.

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Lethal floods and landslides hit Myanmar

Men in a boat
03 Aug 2015

Heavy monsoon rains have killed dozens of people and forced many more to flee.

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Nepal Earthquake Appeal

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 Text reads Refusing to ignore people in crisis