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Flying to Save Lives

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Find out how what3words are helping emergency services around the world!

I found out the charity doesn’t receive any funding, so I just wanted to give something back.

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We’re funded by you

Thanks to your donations alone, we attend over 2,500 missions a year – bringing the hospital to the patient.

Make a lifesaving difference

Be there for us today, so we can be there for you tomorrow.

We’re not funded by the government or the NHS.

We are fortunate to have wonderful supporters.

We’re not able to fly without your generosity.

We are completely reliant on your donations.

We’re not just another appeal.

We are the North West Air Ambulance Charity.

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Emergency responses

Total missions this year


Most common patient age


Most common incident

Accidental injury

This year we need to raise

£9.5 million

Most frequented hospital

Manchester Royal

Busiest day


Critical Care Vehicle missions this year


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Get stuck in and take on a challenge – we’ve got lots going on across the country.

It’s all thanks to your incredible support that we’re able to continue flying to save lives and make a difference to those in emergency situations across the North West.

So whether you’re an adrenaline-junkie and you want to take to the skies, or you’re dreaming of completing a bucket list challenge, we’ve got something for you.

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