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Leighton Buzzard, woman injured in collision with golf cart – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to her

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Houghton Regis, cyclist vs car – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to scene

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Nr Stewartby, man seriously injured by machinery – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to him

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Shefford, two seriously injured in collision – Magpas Air Ambulance called to them

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Bedfordshire, man seriously injured in motorbike & car collision - Magpas Air Ambulance fly to him

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Sandy, 4x people in road traffic incident - Magpas Air Ambulance called to scene

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Nr Ravensden, motorcyclist seriously injured in single vehicle collision – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to him

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Kempston, car vs motorcycle – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to scene

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A507 Nr Ampthill, man seriously injured in multi-vehicle collision – Magpas Air Ambulance called to scene

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Potton, child seriously injured in fall – Magpas Air Ambulance called to scene

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Luton, man seriously injured in multi-vehicle collision – Magpas Air Ambulance called to him

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Nr Ravensden, car vs ditch – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to scene

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Sandy, multi vehicle collision - Magpas Air Ambulance performs specialist procedure at scene

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Toddington, car vs lorry – Magpas Air Ambulance called to scene

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Dunstable, man injured in a fall from height – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to scene

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At 11:29am this morning (31st) Magpas Doctor Jon Barratt, Paramedic Dan Cody and Doctor VJ Sankar, landed in Dunstable via the Magpas Air Ambulance. They had been called to treat a man who had been injured in a fall from height.

The Magpas enhanced medical team assessed the patient (in his 70’s) who had sustained a serious leg injury. They sedated him at the scene to protect his injuries (providing him with A&E level care) before airlifting the man to Luton and Dunstable Hospital. He was in a stable condition upon arrival.

The helicopter crew who flew our medical team and patient were Pilot Andy Figg and Crewmember Lee Kennedy.

An EEAST Ambulance Service paramedic crew were also in attendance.

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Magpas Air Ambulance fly to 2x horse riding incidents in Beds in as many days

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Over the weekend the Magpas Air Ambulance medical team provided two patients in Bedfordshire with hospital level care after they were both injured in separate horse riding incidents. At 8:20am yesterday morning (20th) Magpas Doctor Rosie Dwyer and Paramedic Dan Phillips landed in Bedford via the Magpas Air Ambulance. They had been called to treat a woman who was injured in a fall from a horse.

The Magpas enhanced medical team assessed the patient (in her 50’s) who had sustained multiple injuries. They sedated her at the scene (providing her with A&E level care) before accompanying her via land ambulance to Bedford Hospital.

A Magpas team had already flown to Bedfordshire the day before (19th) to a rural location near Flitwick as another woman, who was in her 20’s, who had sustained a serious leg injury. She too was assessed and sedated by the Magpas Doctor and Paramedic before being accompanied to Luton and Dunstable Hospital.

Both patients were in stable conditions upon arrival at hospital.

EEAST Ambulance Service paramedic crews were in attendance.

The helicopter crew who flew the medical team were Pilot Andy Figg and Crewmembers Steve Hunwicks and Rob Davies.

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Nr Flitwick, woman injured in fall from horse – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to scene

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At 5.10pm yesterday afternoon (19th) Magpas Doctor Rosie Dwyer and Paramedic Ollie Robinson landed in a rural location east of Flitwick, Bedfordshire via the Magpas Air Ambulance. They had been called to treat a woman who had been injured in a fall from a horse.

The Magpas enhanced medical team assessed the patient (in her 20’s) who had sustained a serious leg injury before sedating her at the scene (providing her with A&E level care). They then accompanied the woman via land ambulance to Luton and Dunstable Hospital, where she was in a stable condition upon arrival.

The helicopter crew who flew the medical team were Pilot Andy Figg and Crewmember Steve Hunwicks.

An EEAST Ambulance Service paramedic crew were also in attendance.

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Toddington, man goes into cardiac arrest - Magpas Air Ambulance flies to him

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At 16.09pm yesterday afternoon (16th) Magpas Doctor Jono Ritson, Paramedic Andy Smith and Doctor Phil Morgan landed in Toddington, Bedfordshire via the Magpas Air Ambulance. They had been called to treat a man who had gone into cardiac arrest.

When the Magpas enhanced medical team arrived, an EEAST Ambulance Service paramedic team had successfully resuscitated the patient. The Magpas doctors and paramedic then assessed the man (in his 50’s) and gave him pain relief before airlifting him to Harefield Hospital, London. They provided high levels of monitoring throughout the flight and the patient was in a very serious but stable condition upon arrival.

The helicopter crew who flew the medical team and patient were Chief Pilot Richard Eastwood and Crewmember Lee Kennedy.

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Ampthill, elderly man with badly broken leg – Magpas Air Ambulance called to scene

Ampthill, elderly man with badly broken leg – Magpas Air Ambulance called to scene

At 1.54am this morning (16th) Magpas Doctor Jono Ritson and Paramedic Alex Pearce arrived in Ampthill, Bedfordshire, via a Magpas Air Ambulance rapid response vehicle. They had been called to treat a man who had suffered a serious leg injury.

The Magpas enhanced medical team assessed the patient (in his 80’s) who had a badly broken leg. The doctor and paramedic team sedated the patient at the scene (providing him with A&E level care) which allowed them to splint his injury before accompanying him by land ambulance to Bedford Hospital. They monitored his condition and provided the man with advanced pain relief throughout the journey. He was in a serious but stable condition upon arrival.

An EEAST Ambulance Service paramedic team were also in attendance.

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Sandy, car collision, man suffers serious injuries – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to scene

Sandy, car collision, man suffers serious injuries  – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to scene

At 3.52pm Saturday afternoon (6th) Magpas Doctor Maria Smith and Paramedic Dan Phillips landed in Sandy via the Magpas Air Ambulance. They had been called to treat a man who had suffered very serious injuries in a multi-vehicle collision.

The Magpas enhanced medical team assessed the patient (in his 30’s) who had suffered a severe leg injury. They gave the man advanced pain relief and sedated him at the scene (providing him with A&E level care) before accompanying him to Bedford Hospital via land ambulance. The patient was in a serious but stable condition upon arrival.

The helicopter crew who flew the medical team were Chief Pilot Richard Eastwood and Crewmember Steve Hunwicks.

An EEAST Ambulance Service paramedic crew and Bedfordshire Police were also in attendance.

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Cookies Policy

Last updated: October 24, 2017

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Our Cookies Policy explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how third-parties we may partner with may use cookies on the Service, your choices regarding cookies and further information about cookies.

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Cookies Policy

Last updated: October 24, 2017

Magpas Air Ambulance ("us", "we", or "our") uses cookies on the https://www.magpas.org.uk/ website (the "Service"). By using the Service, you consent to the use of cookies.

Our Cookies Policy explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how third-parties we may partner with may use cookies on the Service, your choices regarding cookies and further information about cookies.

What are cookies

Cookies are small pieces of text sent to your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Service or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Service more useful to you.

Cookies can be "persistent" or "session" cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when you go offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.

How Magpas Air Ambulance uses cookies

When you use and access the Service, we may place a number of cookies files in your web browser.

We use cookies for the following purposes:
  • To enable certain functions of the Service
  • To provide analytics
We use both session and persistent cookies on the Service and we use different types of cookies to run the Service:
  • Essential cookies. We may use essential cookies to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts.
  • Analytics cookies. We may use analytics cookies to track information how the Service is used so that we can make improvements. We may also use analytics cookies to test new advertisements, pages, features or new functionality of the Service to see how our users react to them.

Third-party cookies

In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-parties cookies to report usage statistics of the Service, deliver advertisements on and through the Service, and so on.

What are your choices regarding cookies

If you'd like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser.

Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.
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