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Strategic head of resilience recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Recognition for enormous contribution to the ambulance service and wider NHS

Simon Swallow, strategic head of emergency preparedness, resilience and response at the North East Ambulance Service, has been awarded the Queen’s Ambulance Medal in the 2021 Birthday Honour’s list. He is the third recipient of the prestigious honour in the North East region.

One year on – baby Orla marks her first birthday with ambulance crew reunion

Family reunite with crew who came to their aid

After making a dramatic entrance into the world by being delivered by her father on the bathroom floor, Orla Howe was able to celebrate her first birthday by meeting the paramedic crew who came to her aid.

Body cameras rolled out to all North East stations to protect frontline staff

All frontline ambulance staff at North East Ambulance Service (NEAS) will have access to a body worn camera in a bid to protect them against the rise of incidents of violence and aggression.

CPR saved me and it could save others too

Appeal from cardiac arrest survivor after meeting the ambulance crews who helped save his life

A cardiac arrest survivor is raising awareness of CPR after reuniting with the ambulance crews who helped save his life.

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