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Smiffy at Bure Park Primary School Fete

Our very good friend Smiffy says “I attended the Bure Park Primary School Fete on Saturday 13th with my friend and neighbour, Brian Perry, and we spent the entire 3hrs with our bikes on the turbo trainers. We covered 43.2 miles, and were very well supported by all the visitors. Thanks Brian and Becce for helping.” Smiffy […]

Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. is 20 years old!

Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. celebrated it’s 20th anniversary with the help of Andrew Smith MP, the Deputy Lord Mayor of Oxford, Councillor Colin Cook, the children from Wood Farm Primary School, members of the team past and present and many friends and supporters. Following the I.M.P.S. hospital visit the children joined everyone for a lunch (including fabulous […]

Abseilers hang around

The sun almost came out for the sponsored abseil on Sunday 14th June. 11 brave and adventurous supporters of Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. made their way to the top of the John Radcliffe Hospital to complete their challenge. For some it was a very daunting prospect, however, the team did amazingly well kitted out in white I.M.P.S. […]

Sashka saves brother from choking

Hull I.M.P.S recently took part in the annual Rock Challenge Event – market stall networking, BLS refresher for the pupils and a chance for to follow-up on pupils I.M.P.S training Sashka – a year 6 pupil from Francis Askew Primary in Hull had completed her I.M.P.S. training a few weeks before the event held in […]

Jandelle comes to the rescue

Jandelle Shaw, 11, used her new-found first aid skills to help a teacher when she was taken ill Jandelle Shaw rushed to the rescue of Anna Szaskiewicz when she was taken ill and fainted during a break time at Oasis Academy Aspinal, in Gorton, Manchester. Eleven-year-old Jandelle sprung into action by breaking the teacher’s fall, placing her […]

‘It was a truly amazing day’ The London Virgin Marathon

4 of our 5 marathon runners had a fantastic day on Sunday, running the London marathon and raising money for Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. Sadly Austen had to pull out at the last minute with a leg injury but has deferred his place. He was very disappointed but is determined to run next year. Nick Cornell(head teacher) […]

Take the plunge for Oxfordshire I.M.P.S.

Fancy going over the edge? Taking the plunge? Putting yourself on the ropes? Fundraising for Oxfordshire I.M.P.S.?  If so, why not join the Abseil team and rope in a few friends to join you. Download an entry form here and join the team on Sunday 14th June 2015 at 2pm. Looking forward to seeing you […]

25,000 children over 14 years! Hull I.M.P.S. achievement.

A programme teaching schoolchildren in Hull about emergency first aid will  train its 25 thousandth child today. The Injury Minimization Programme for Schools has been running for Year Six pupils in the city since 2001. Today, it was children from Gillshill Primary learning about how to put someone in the recovery position, perform CPR and […]