NHS workers say thank you!

Staff and volunteers of the South Western Ambulance Service have been overwhelmed by the incredible generosity and support offered to them by organisations and members of the general public.  We would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who has shown their appreciation to people working for the South Western Ambulance Service in recognition of their dedication and tireless hard work to keep us safe at this time. 


Please take a moment to read the messages of thanks below - we will continue to update this and will try and give a shout out to as many people and organisations as possible.

Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire


Thank you to Tesco Tewkesbury for their generous donation of Daffodils, hot cross buns, cookies and Easter Eggs to Tewkesbury Ambulance Station.

Lydney, Gloucestershire


Thank you to Lydney Town Under 10s Football club for their eggcellent donation of Easter Eggs to Lydney Ambulance Station.


Thank you to Kev and Jean for their thoughful donation of a care package to Bristol Ambulance Station. 

Bournemouth, Dorset


Thank you to The Turmeric Co. for their spicy donation of products to Bournemouth Ambulance Station.

Nailsea, North Somerset


Thank you to Emily and everyone who donated to purchase soothing Arbonne hand cream for every staff member working at the Nailsea Station.

Forest Stations, Gloucestershire


Thank you to Suntory for their thirst-quenching donation of drinks and to Astrid who kindly donated lots of lovely hand cream to crew and personnel at our Forest Stations. 

Tiverton, Devon


Thank you to Mr and Mrs Waterman who donated this delicious box of Sarah's Creations cupcakes to our crew and personnel in Tiverton.



A huge thank you to ISS and TSB who delivered this incredible cake to staff at our North Clinical Hub.  Such a lovely, yummy gesture!



Thank you to New Look Plymouth for delivering lots of yummy sweets to our crew and personnel.



Thank you Jenny for the lovely boxes of Hotel Chocolat sent as a gift to our Somerset Crew.

Great Malvern


Thank you to WHSmiths in Great Malvern, for their donation of chocolates and energy bars. The store has had to close for the time being and have donated the perishable food items.



Thank you to retired Community First Responder, Marshall who brought chocolate cake and chocolates into the station at Tewkesbury.



Thank you to Stephen and Kelly from Hawkins and Brimble for their kind donation of 120 bottles of lovely body wash to enable staff here to keep themselves clean and fresh at station.

South Devon

Thank you to the anonymous donor who has been booking cake deliveries from local company, Ben's Bakes.

Thank you to Tean’s Thai Kitchen in Newton Abbot who left a big bag of take away outside Newton Abbot Station.



Thank you to KFC in Newton Abbot for delivering food into the Ambulance Station.

Thank you to ASDA for delivering fruit and vegetables to Torquay Station.

Thank you to Subway for their huge donation of food.



Thank you to Porters pub in Plymouth who have donated cans of soft drinks, crisps, peanuts and bar snacks


Thank you to Valley View Residential Home in Plymouth for making hot and cold snacks and drinks available as a takeaway service to crews.

Thank you to Oggy Oggy Raleigh Street in Plymouth who delivered two boxes of goodies.




Thank you to Devon and Cornwall Food Action for donating sandwiches and snacks to Derriford Ambulance Station.



Thank you to the The Devon Fudge Company for their donation to the Derriford Station.

The South Western Ambulance Charity is a registered charity in England and Wales (1049230)

South Western Ambulance Charity

Abbey Court, Eagle Way, Exeter, EX2 7HY

Tel: 0300 3690108  Email: charity@swast.nhs.uk

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