Resuscitation Council (UK)


  • Department for Education logo CPR Education CampaignProposal to make health education (part of Personal Social Health and Economic Education (PSHE)) a statutory requirement in English schools.
  • Restart A HeartDay Restart a Heart Day 2017A record number of people have been trained in life-saving CPR for the fourth annual European Restart a Heart day (16 October 2017). Events all across the UK saw 195,000 young people instructed in...
  • Automate External Defibrillator (AED) DfE plan to allow schools to purchase defibrillators at a lower costThe Resuscitation Council (UK) welcomes the recommendation by the Department for Education that all schools in England should invest in life-saving defibrillators.
  • GMC logo GMC open letter to NHS managersThe Chairman of the General Medical Council has joined with other chief medical officers to urge NHS managers and employers to fully support doctors undertaking advisory and support roles that will...
  • BHF Logo BHF campaign to promote hands-only CPRThe British Heart Foundation has launched a national campaign to promote simple hands-only Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).