News - March, 2014

News

March, 2014

Saints Legend Lawrie McMenemy – Save a Life in Schools Campaign

Saints Legend Lawrie McMenemy – Save a Life in Schools Campaign

Posted: Sun, 30 Mar 2014

Saints legend Lawrie McMenemy has thrown his support behind the Daily Echo's campaign to get every school to install a lifesaving defibrillator.

The Save a Life in Schools campaign was launched after schoolboy, Sam Mangoro's life was saved by teachers... Read More »

Tags: Defibrillator

Hockey Youngsters on Guard to Tackle SADS

Hockey Youngsters on Guard to Tackle SADS

Posted: Fri, 28 Mar 2014

JHMT's Alan Harrison-White gave another one of his SADS/ELS presentations to the Leicestershire & Rutland Hockey Association Schools and Youth Section. The training sessions formed a key part of a series of development training sessions held at St... Read More »

Tags: CPR, Sport

Life-saving Training at Local Junior Football Club

Life-saving Training at Local Junior Football Club

Posted: Tue, 25 Mar 2014

JUNIOR players from AFC Andrews Football Club are set to become the next young team to learn vital life-saving skills as part of a pioneering project being rolled out across Leicestershire.

AFC Andrews under-15s football squad, led by coach Darren Creed,... Read More »

Tags: Joe's Mini Heartstart

A SADS Fact Of Life - March 2014

A SADS Fact Of Life - March 2014

Posted: Tue, 04 Mar 2014

SADS is caused when someone has a 'ventricular arrhythmia' – a disturbance in the heart's rhythm – which brings on a cardiac arrest, even though the person has no structural heart disease.

Tags: SADS Fact of Life

Leicestershire Schools Learn Life-Saving Skills

Leicestershire Schools Learn Life-Saving Skills

Posted: Mon, 03 Mar 2014

A pioneering scheme to turn children across Leicestershire into a "generation of lifesavers" was launched Friday to a Leicester Tiger's Ground full of about 250 pupils representing schools across Leicestershire.

Under Leicestershire's Heartsafe Schools... Read More »

Tags: Heartsafe, CPR

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