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2023 Advent Calendar

This year our Christmas advent calendar is themed around kindness. As the days countdown to Christmas, take a look behind each door to discover different ways kindness can make a difference, not only to our charity, but to the world, and celebrate 25 days of kindness with us.

1st December

Spread Kindness

Help us spread kindness this Christmas time. Come back every day or follow us on our social media platforms to find a new idea on how to support us this Christmas.


5th December

Host a 'Decorate a Gingerbread Man' party!

Get involved! See who has the best creative approach to the traditional gingerbread man and raise funds for your favourite charity.


7th December

Re-think where you buy your secret Santa gift

Consider one of our charity shops when looking for what to get your secret Santa this year, not only will it save you a few pennies you will also be helping us save lives.

Find your nearest store by clicking the button below.



9th December


There are many ways to remember your loved ones at this time of year.
You could tie yellow ribbons on your Christmas tree, talk to a visiting robin in the garden, or donate a bauble online.


2nd December

Decluttering ready for Christmas?

Please consider Gift Aid when you drop your pre-loved items to us.

Donating through Gift Aid means our charity can claim an extra 25% for every item you give. It will not cost you anything..

*UK Taxpayers only – for more information visit the link below


6th December


We love our volunteers!

Please consider giving some of your time to our life-saving charity, we would love to have you in our team.

Click on the button below to find your perfect role.


3rd December

Don’t forget to feed your clothing bank this Christmas!

Your unwanted clothes and paired shoes help raise vital funds for our lifesaving charity.

Find your nearest clothing bank on the link below.


8th December

Happy Bodhi Day

Today commemorates the day that Gautama Buddha is said to have attained enlightenment.

“If the air ambulance crew hadn’t been there who knows what might have happened.”

Gautama Buddha


10th December

Give hope

Your continued support helps us transport critically ill babies and children, so that they can receive the care they need. Thank you for keeping hope alive.


4th December

Join Blade and Peggy in #TheCrew

Join our free children’s club linked to the Children’s Air Ambulance where children can learn about saving lives, helicopters, medicine, fundraising and how a charity works. You might even get a chance to see one of our helicopters or meet Blade!