When Samantha, 37, attended a first aid course for people living in isolated communities, little did she know it would save her son’s life.
25 May 2010
Volunteers and staff raced to the scene to provide support after a fatal crash involving a school coach near Keswick in Cumbria.
16 May 2010
British Red Cross volunteers helped residents evacuated from their homes after a fire at a garage in Frosterley, County Durham.
After his wife suffered a seizure, David felt helpless – so volunteer Jimmy popped round to provide some one-to-one first aid training.
11 May 2010
After years of floods, many Belfast residents live in fear of heavy rain – but a new report shows how to cope better with future flooding.
When pensioner Ivor was hit by a van, a Red Cross first aider rushed over to help – but that was just the start of our role in his recovery.
13 May 2010
With the World Cup around the corner, the Red Cross held its own ‘Camp Cup’ in Haiti for earthquake survivors last week.
Rosie, 18, has a rare form of liver cancer, volunteers every Saturday at one of our shops and was recently voted Young Volunteer of the Year.