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November 2014 press releases

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Red Cross welcomes guidance on defibrillators in schools

28 Nov 2014

The British Red Cross welcomes new guidance published by the Department for Education encouraging schools to buy an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) as part of their preparation for dealing with first aid emergencies.

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Volunteer issue: our response

04 Nov 2014

Reactive statement to Daily Mail article from 1 November 2014.

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Volunteers map the way to disaster response

06 Nov 2014

Missing Maps is a new project enabling volunteers to map some of the most vulnerable settlements in the world online.