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How to Make a Will in ‘Make a Will Month’


How to make a Will in 'Make a Will Month' October and November are traditionally months that people focus on making a Will and this is due mainly to the amazing work campaigns such as Free Wills Month in October and Will Aid in November have done to help promote the importance of having a valid Will. However, these campaigns are not without catches. Whilst Free Wills Month promotes the idea that donations go to a variety of charities, many of the charities pay the solicitors to write your Will, in the hope that you will leave a legacy or [...]

How to Make a Will in ‘Make a Will Month’2018-11-13T20:04:09+00:00

Air Ambulance Charity Reach Milestone


The Charity Has Responded to its 30,000th Call. Seventeen years since its inception, the Wales Air Ambulance Charity has reached a significant milestone in its lifesaving mission. In the past few days, the Charity has responded to its 30,000th call to support somebody in need. WAA was launched on St. David’s Day in 2001. From humble beginnings as a one-helicopter service flying from Swansea, it has grown into the UK’s largest air ambulance operation that can be anywhere in Wales within twenty minutes. At a cost of £6.5m per year, it now runs four aircraft with bases in Caernarfon, Welshpool, [...]

Air Ambulance Charity Reach Milestone2018-10-10T16:33:44+00:00

Mid Wales man thanks crew who saved his life twice


Wales Air Ambulance to The Rescue. A Powys man has thanked the Wales Air Ambulance crew who saved his life twice in the space of three weeks. Grant Withington, a furniture maker from Llandrindod Wells ended up relying on Wales Air Ambulance twice during June 2018 following two life-threatening experiences. Grant recalls the frightening incidents: “It all started on June 10th. I had decided to do some gardening at home during the beautiful summer weather. I was working with a Chainsaw when disaster struck. I slipped with the power tool and severely injured myself.” Significant Injuries With significant [...]

Mid Wales man thanks crew who saved his life twice2018-10-10T16:32:33+00:00