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A woman out running assesses the situation of a fellow runner who has collapsed

British Red Cross launches campaign for runners to learn vital first aid skills

03 Aug 2016

The charity’s #UpYourGame campaign hopes to encourage runners, clubs and coaches to learn the essential skills needed to act in an emergency

Text reads Refusing to ignore people in crisis

British Red Cross appoints Martin Halliwell as new Chief Finance Officer

30 Aug 2016

The British Red Cross is pleased to announce the appointment of Martin Halliwell to the role of Chief Finance Officer

Ibrahim is reunited with his wife and three children at Manchester airport

Most Brits think their child could not face life alone aged 18 – the age refugee children are barred from reuniting with their family in the UK

24 Aug 2016

Just 11 per cent of British adults believe their child would be ready to face life alone at 18

Italian Red Cross nurse Daniela and her team rescue a group of people stranded in a sinking boat in the Mediterranean.

Red Cross search and rescue boat saves hundreds of people in first 24 hours of launch

11 Aug 2016

The Red Cross’s new search and rescue boat has saved more than 300 people from the Mediterranean in just 24-hours since its launch