Our rider Ray linked up with Nottinghamshire Blood Bikes on the 5th April to collected a package traveling down from Edinburgh. The package started off at Edinburgh Children’s Hospital and was picked up by Blood Bikes Scotland around 1300, who then took it on the first 56 miles leg to Berwick-upon-Tweed. at Berwick-upon-Tweed the rider was met by Northumbria Blood .....read more.
As one of the latest volunteers for SERV SSL, I thought I’d tell you about my first shift as a rider last night. I did my induction where I learnt about what the charity is about and conducted some training on the distribution practices that must be adhered to. I then conducted a site tour a week ago where I was issued with my uniform and ID card. This process is .....read more.
Although we mainly do our deliveries on motorbikes, when it gets below 3°C, the bikes are grounded. And regardless of the “Beast from the east” or “Storm Emma”, there’s still a demand for our free service. Enter the cars! From our regular resupply runs to Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance, and meeting urgent clinical demand from our subscribed NHS hospitals, .....read more.
Many thanks to Mr. Bernard Pont of Redhill who, through doing gardening work and collecting 5p pieces, has raised £1000, which he has donated to us. Mr. Pont is pictured here handing over the cheques to our Treasurer, John Steele. If you wish to donate and possibly help save a life, please go to the Donate button on the home page or click link below.