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September 2013 press releases

Mother with sick child

British Red Cross advice on Child Poisoning

16 Sep 2013

New figures show that cases of child poisoning at home are increasing across the country with many being attributed to children eating brightly coloured capsules of detergents.

Guests sit in a flower garden in full bloom

British Red Cross advice on first aid for wasp stings

04 Sep 2013

Already the scourge of a summer picnic or barbecue, experts are now warning of a new threat from ‘jobless, drunk’ wasps.

Facebook stabbing film

British Red Cross launches Witness App

13 Sep 2013

A shocking dose of reality is being injected into first aid learning as a hard-hitting Facebook app depicting a knife attack is launched by the Red Cross.

British Red Cross marks World First Aid Day

13 Sep 2013

British Red Cross reveals nation’s oddest childhood accidents to mark World First Aid Day

Two people talking

British Red Cross supports Brits in Nairobi attack

30 Sep 2013

The British Red Cross have sent a team of two psycho-social support volunteers to accompany the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) rapid deployment team in Nairobi, Kenya.

Volunteer sorting stock in a charity shop

British Red Cross partnership with H&M

02 Sep 2013

A retail partnership, in which end of season H&M stock is sold in British Red Cross charity shops, has raised over £1million in two years.

A Red Cross ambulance

Red Cross responds to major incident in Kent

06 Sep 2013

British Red Cross staff and volunteers responded to a request from Kent County Council this morning (5 September) following a major multi-vehicle accident on the Sheppey crossing.

September 2013 press releases

Mother with sick child

British Red Cross advice on Child Poisoning

16 Sep 2013

New figures show that cases of child poisoning at home are increasing across the country with many being attributed to children eating brightly coloured capsules of detergents.

Guests sit in a flower garden in full bloom

British Red Cross advice on first aid for wasp stings

04 Sep 2013

Already the scourge of a summer picnic or barbecue, experts are now warning of a new threat from ‘jobless, drunk’ wasps.

Facebook stabbing film

British Red Cross launches Witness App

13 Sep 2013

A shocking dose of reality is being injected into first aid learning as a hard-hitting Facebook app depicting a knife attack is launched by the Red Cross.

British Red Cross marks World First Aid Day

13 Sep 2013

British Red Cross reveals nation’s oddest childhood accidents to mark World First Aid Day

Two people talking

British Red Cross supports Brits in Nairobi attack

30 Sep 2013

The British Red Cross have sent a team of two psycho-social support volunteers to accompany the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) rapid deployment team in Nairobi, Kenya.

Volunteer sorting stock in a charity shop

British Red Cross partnership with H&M

02 Sep 2013

A retail partnership, in which end of season H&M stock is sold in British Red Cross charity shops, has raised over £1million in two years.

A Red Cross ambulance

Red Cross responds to major incident in Kent

06 Sep 2013

British Red Cross staff and volunteers responded to a request from Kent County Council this morning (5 September) following a major multi-vehicle accident on the Sheppey crossing.

Mother with sick child

British Red Cross advice on Child Poisoning

16 Sep 2013

New figures show that cases of child poisoning at home are increasing across the country with many being attributed to children eating brightly coloured capsules of detergents.

Guests sit in a flower garden in full bloom

British Red Cross advice on first aid for wasp stings

04 Sep 2013

Already the scourge of a summer picnic or barbecue, experts are now warning of a new threat from ‘jobless, drunk’ wasps.

Facebook stabbing film

British Red Cross launches Witness App

13 Sep 2013

A shocking dose of reality is being injected into first aid learning as a hard-hitting Facebook app depicting a knife attack is launched by the Red Cross.

British Red Cross marks World First Aid Day

13 Sep 2013

British Red Cross reveals nation’s oddest childhood accidents to mark World First Aid Day

Two people talking

British Red Cross supports Brits in Nairobi attack

30 Sep 2013

The British Red Cross have sent a team of two psycho-social support volunteers to accompany the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) rapid deployment team in Nairobi, Kenya.

Volunteer sorting stock in a charity shop

British Red Cross partnership with H&M

02 Sep 2013

A retail partnership, in which end of season H&M stock is sold in British Red Cross charity shops, has raised over £1million in two years.

A Red Cross ambulance

Red Cross responds to major incident in Kent

06 Sep 2013

British Red Cross staff and volunteers responded to a request from Kent County Council this morning (5 September) following a major multi-vehicle accident on the Sheppey crossing.

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