Press Centre

Expert comment on air ambulance services, trauma care, fundraising, recycling and charity retailing

Welcome to the Media Centre for Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance and Derbyshire, Leicestershire & Rutland Air Ambulance.

Here you’ll find all our latest press releases, along with details of key spokespeople ready to help you get to the heart of the story.

Our spokespeople include:

Richard Clayton

Director of Operations, Richard Clayton

Air ambulance operations, pre-hospital emergency medicine, clinical governance, trauma care training.

Emma Vithlani

Director of Retail, Emma Peake

Charity retail and online trading. We run more than 30 boutique charity shops and have our own eBay store.

Justin Thompson

Head of Recycling, Justin Thompson

Recycling and environmental issues. We operate 370 clothing banks and recycle mobiles and IT equipment.

We also have fundraising coordinators based in each of our counties who are available to talk about the local air ambulance.

To contact the media team or to discuss accessing any of our spokespeople, call 03003045999 in the first instance and ask for Steve Williams or Emily Magdij.

For press calls outside office hours, phone Steve on 07554 667117 or email steve.williams@theairambulanceservice.org.uk or call Emily on 07545 426035 or email emily.magdij@theairambulanceservice.org.uk.

On average our services attend around 1,800 rescue missions per year.

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