News

July 2017 Update

It has been six months since our last Update and we are pleased to report that progress continues to be made. Our main effort has been in Princes Risborough where the Defibrillator count has now reached six, with a further two in the pipeline. All this has been made... read more

RCDG Celebration Event

An event to celebrate the installation of the 5th Public Access Defibrillator (PADs) for Princes Risborough was held on Wednesday 1st March 2017 at the Princes Risborough Literary Institute, High Street, Princes Risborough at 2pm. The event also marks the installation... read more

January 2017 Update

A Happy New Year and thank you to all those who have contributed to our success over 2016. Our progress over the past year has been good with our initial target of 20 units being achieved. What this means is that many Communities, in areas where ambulance response... read more

August 2016 Update

Since March 2015 – 14 Units installed; support given for 2 more and 2 more awaiting delivery – and still more in the pipeline Princes Risborough The Princes Risborough Project continues to make progress this time in Longwick. Our thanks go to the team at the Red Lion... read more

June 2016 Update

The Princes Risborough Project has again been the focus of our attention this month. Last month we reported the installation of our second unit funded from the grant given by the Heart of Bucks/Kop Hill Climb. This month we can report the installation of our third... read more

High Sheriff of Buckinghamshire Award

In April 2016 the RCDG received an invitation to the High Sheriff’s end of year Celebration. During this event it came as a big surprise to learn that the RCDG had been given an award for Community Services. The picture shows Paul Rogerson and Geoff Clark of RCDG... read more

May 2016 Update

Over the past few months progress has again moved on taking the units installed to twelve with two more awaiting installation. During the past three months we have installed our second unit in Princes Risborough together with one for each of Longwick, Bryants Bottom... read more

February 2016 Update

This month we have taken delivery of three more Defibrillators for Longwick, Bryants Bottom and Naphill. This brings our total to eleven for the year with several more in the pipeline. We have been helped considerably by the British Heart Foundation who have fully... read more

December Update

The last few months have been a period of consolidation enabling us to concentrate on identifying new sites and fund raising. We now have seven sites fully installed with a further six in various stages of progression. Fund raising was significantly helped by our Golf... read more