The West Berkshire Community Champions 2017 were awarded at a special presentation on 7th December 2017. The evening started with Councillor Quentin Webb, Chairman of West Berkshire Council who said:
11th December 2017
8th December 2017
A defibrillator has been installed in Victoria Park, Newbury, at the newly refurbished tennis courts entrance and was officially unveiled by the Mayor of Newbury, Cllr David Fenn at 11am on Friday 8 December. This is the Heartstart Thatcham team’s 51st defibrillator. The ‘Public Access’ defibrillator will be available to use 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
18th October 2017
18th September 2017
The Heartstart Thatcham team joined the Burdwood Surgery on 16th September 2017 to mark their 30th anniversary. There were a number of events taking place within the surgery with members of the public dropping by to find out more about the surgery, meet staff and some of the organisations that work in the community.
17th September 2017
Whilst many have been enjoying their summer, away on holidays and so forth the Heartstart Thatcham team have been busy supplying and organising placement of defibrillators. The team have worked with local residents and councils to place units in Padworth, Stanford Dingley and Midgham. Stanford Dingley residents had theirs placed in a phonebox which also houses books for local residents to swap and the first one of our units to be placed in a phone box.