A man from Northampton has raised money for the Air Ambulance Service 13 weeks after he was treated for life threatening injuries.
The East Anglian Air Ambulance has held a series of events to raise awareness as it attempts its next ambition: to start night operations.
The East Anglian Ambulance Service has unveiled its new rescue helicopter which can fly at night as well as during the day.
The East Anglian Air Ambulance has been given the go-ahead to start flying at night.
The charity, which covers, Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Suffolk and Norfolk, started night flights this week after getting the final go-ahead from the Civil Aviation Authority.
It follows an 18-month campaign to be allowed to fly during the hours of darkness.
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Air ambulance services in the East of England are to be able to fly at night for the first time with the delivery of a new helicopter.
The East Anglian Air Ambulance has announced in can now fly during the hours of darkness after almost a year of crew training.
The Charity says it can now land at unknown and unlit sites close to patients so that their emergency care team can begin their work without the delay that results from having to travel by road.
One of our most famous actors has been in Essex looking at the work of a crucial emergency service.
Ray Winstone has been visiting the Essex and Hertfordshire Air Ambulance. ITV News Anglia's Luke Farrington went along too
The East Anglian Air Ambulance has outlined plans to fly at night.
At the moment, the charity can only send out helicopters during the day.
The service says it means it will be able to respond more quickly to emergencies in the hours of darkness.
Colleagues of a man killed in a motorcycle accident are raising cash for the charity which tried to save his life.
Staff from Bure Prison are taking part in a half marathon, between the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital and HMP Bure, near North Walsham.
Cash raised will go towards the East Anglian Air Ambulance. can donate via their just giving website
A man who wanted to repay rescuers from the East Anglian Air Ambulance who treated him following an accident has walked 50 miles in two days to raise money for the charity.
Darren Betts, who's 20 and lives in Suffolk, was involved in a car accident last year.
Following the crash he was in a coma for two months. So far he's raised more than £3,000.
The East Anglian Air Ambulance will soon be flying through the night as well as during the day.
The distinctive yellow helicopter flies 365 days a year and covers Norfolk and Suffolk, Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire.
Anglia One based at Norwich Airport and Anglia Two at Cambridge are both crewed by a doctor and critical care paramedic
The East Anglian air ambulance already has to raise £4.5 milllion a year to keep both helicopters in the sky. They will now have to raise £6 million to cover the night time flying.
The new helicopter will look the same - it's an EC135T2 - and will be equipped with night vision goggles and power cable warning system. It will start flying from Cambridge airport from the end of August.