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A friendly reminder from your emergency services these holidays

Sarah Martin |
If you're holidaying away from home over Christmas, make sure you take a note of your surroundings in case you have an emergency and need to call 111.

If you're holidaying away from home over Christmas, make sure you take a note of your surroundings in case you have an emergency and need to call 111....

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New temporary station in Christchurch

Ian Henderson |

An innovative approach to ambulance stations has started in Christchurch....

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St John Update - Hobsonville Tornadoes

Nicki Russell |

St John Regional Operations Manager Murray Holt says St John has worked with all agencies involved in coordinating the emergency response to the Hobsonville tornado today. This included NZ Defence Forces, NZ Police, NZ Fire Service and Auckland Civil Defence....

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St John Update - Hobsonville Tornadoes

Sarah Martin |

Northern Regional Operations Manager Murray Holt says St John are responding to a series of tornadoes in Hobsonville in Auckland. We have all the resources we need at the scene with additional resources on stand by if required. We are assessing a number of patients at the scene. Ends ...

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St John opens its first opportunity shop in Auckland

Nicki Russell |
St John Manukau Area Committee opens its first Opportunity Shop in Howick.

St John Manukau Area Committee opens its first Opportunity Shop in Howick....

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I was meant to survive

Alena Lynch |
In a miraculous story of survival Ann recalls the moment she thought she was going to die while choking on a piece of meat.

In a miraculous story of survival Ann recalls the moment she thought she was going to die while choking on a piece of meat....

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The gift of giving

Alena Lynch |

The financial support St John South Island Region receives every year from the Community Trust of Southland is tremendous and we are very grateful for it....

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St John safety tips for marathons and fun runs

Nicki Russell |
A St John volunteer medic provides assistance during the 2011 Auckland Marathon.

A St John volunteer medic provides assistance during the 2011 Auckland Marathon....

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St John volunteers gear up for adidas Auckland Marathon

Nicki Russell |
Around 40 medically trained volunteers will be on hand during this year’s adidas Auckland Marathon to provide assistance to competitors.

Around 40 medically trained volunteers will be on hand during this year’s adidas Auckland Marathon to provide assistance to competitors....

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St John welcomes new Chief Executive Officer

Martin Street |
On Monday 24 September Peter Bradley joined St John as our new Chief Executive Officer.

On Monday 24 September Peter Bradley joined St John as our new Chief Executive Officer....

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