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4 Oct 2021

Black History Month – Shurelle’s story

In an article to mark Black History Month, Emergency Ambulance Crew Shurelle writes about why she joined #TeamLAS, on feeling uncomfortable as the only black person on her training course and how things have changed for the better.

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6 Sep 2021

2021 summer months three of our top five busiest months ever

June, July and August of this year were three of the top five busiest months on record for London Ambulance Service in terms of 999 calls taken.

July 2021 was our second busiest month on record – second only to March 2020 where we saw the first peak of the COVID-19 pandemic. August and June were our fourth and fifth busiest ever months respectively.

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9 Aug 2021

Buckinghamshire New University launch new paramedic science degree with London Ambulance Service

Buckinghamshire New University has launched a new BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science course with London Ambulance Service and South Central Ambulance Service, starting in September 2021.

The 3-year degree course will be delivered from the University’s High Wycombe and Uxbridge campuses, supporting workforce development in the Thames Valley and London regions. The programme received development funding (£100k) from Health Education England, alongside capital investment from the University to develop this exciting new programme.

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