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Tick_stroke Statement: Survival rates soar in Scotland – and it could be down to an increase in bystander CPR

Almost two thirds of people who suffered a cardiac arrest in Scotland in 2018/19 received bystander CPR – and more people survived.

Statement 21 January 2020

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Tick_stroke Charity urges Hammers to take advantage of free CPR training after fan’s matchday collapse

Resuscitation Council UK held a training event for West Ham fans in honour of supporter Danny Bygraves, who suffered a cardiac arrest in 2019.

Press Release 16 January 2020

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Tick_stroke Our vision for 2020 and beyond

Dr James Cant CEO outlines what’s in store for Resuscitation Council UK in the coming years.

News 01 January 2020

Graphic explaining 291,645 people learned CPR during Restart a Heart 2019

Tick_stroke Restart a Heart 2019 campaign sees over 291,000 people trained in life-saving CPR

Record numbers were trained during Restart a Heart 2019, when charities and ambulance services came together to teach the public skills that could save lives.

News 15 November 2019