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Stay Safe This Christmas

As another year draws to a close, we approach the festive season and it’s a very busy time for everyone. It’s a time for celebration with colleagues, family and friends with spirits high and frivolity in the air. Sadly, it is also a time when the emergency services see an increase in call-outs. Our team… Read more »

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CHAIRMAN’S REPORT

Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome to the eighteenth AGM of the BEEP Fund Ltd. The Fund, as with previous years, continues to provide an excellent and worthwhile service thanks to the generosity and support of local people. As can be seen from our Treasurers Report, the income from members of the public continues to amaze us… Read more »

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BEEP Doctors raise £881

BEEP Doctors raise £881.  The BEEP Doctors were invited by Marks and Spencer in Penrith to do a charity collection.  Volunteers visited the store on Friday and Saturday and raised a fantastic £881.  All the money raised will go towards providing new kit and equipment for the twelve volunteer doctors who work across Cumbria. Thank… Read more »

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New kit for volunteer doctors

Twelve volunteer doctors from the Beep Fund Ltd, have received new kit thanks to funding from the public. The new flame retardant technical response suits, which will be worn by all doctors when they attend emergencies, uses the charity’s new branding, which was created earlier this year.  The team of doctors had used the same… Read more »

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Updates on call outs for October 2019

In October a BEEP Fund Doctor was called by North West Ambulance Service to the following: RTC: 6 Other Trauma: 2 Cardiac Arrest: 3

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Fundraising as a Team

Fundraising is an extremely fun (hence the name!) and beneficial activity. Solo endeavours can be a great challenge for an individual but think of the extra power, motivation and support from organising an event with a group of like-minded people.   Teaming up with friends, colleagues or teammates can generate added impetus and energy. You… Read more »

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Updates on call outs October 2019

A BEEP Fund Doctor has been called by North West Ambulance Service to the following incidents recently: Early hours of Saturday 12th October: BEEP Doctor call to assist NWAS paramedics at an address in Ousby where a lady in her 50’s had collapsed; advanced interventions were performed but despite their best effort she sadly passed… Read more »

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Our Summer Summary

We have had a very busy year, not only in attending emergency call-outs but also by ensuring the BEEP Fund has a presence at local events in order to raise awareness of our work and also generate interest in our fundraising and volunteering.  We have thoroughly enjoyed meeting so many fantastic people, answering their questions… Read more »

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Update on call outs

A BEEP Fund Doctor has been called by North West Ambulance Service to the following incidents this week: Sunday 22/09/19 16.20: RTC on A592 near Glenridding; motorbike collided with a wall but the driver suffered minor injuries & was left with NWAS paramedics for onward transport to Carlisle Sunday 22/09/19 17.00; serious RTC on road… Read more »

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When You Might Need Us

Our volunteer doctors are on call around the clock in the Cumbria area to provide pre-hospital enhanced emergency care to anyone in need, wherever that may be. You never know when you might be in a situation where the emergency services are called but this could be anywhere and knowing you have emergency service personnel… Read more »