Cumbria's Rotarians make life saving move

Rotarians in Cumbria and Lancashire have received funding for Community Based First Response Unit. The £65,000 investment will be matched by funding from the Rotary International Foundation. They are now working with the North West Ambulance Service, a number of Search & Rescue organisations and the National Forum for Health & Wellbeing to implement the various

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'I'm here today' thanks to publicly placed defibrillator

More life-saving defibrillators will be installed in towns and villages across Cumbria.

Rotarians in the county have helped to raise over £65,000 which will now see an increase in the number of defibrillators installed in public places for anyone to use in an emergency.

Bridget Brice suffered a cardiac arrest and had her life saved by one of the devices.

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