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News items which aren't to do with Fundraising, but are informing you of what is going on.

Two years ago we started delivering whole blood for the purposes of transfusion to the Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance NHS Trust.  In recognition of this life saving service, The Devon Freewheelers logo has been applied to the helicopter.....
It's the official launch day for the Aviva Community Fund and the battle is on for charities all over the country to get public support for their piece of the pie.  Up to £25,000 is up for grabs and the only way they can access it…
Devon Freewheelers CEO Daniel Lavery, Dr Janet Ward formerly of Honiton Surgery, Honiton Youth Football Club Manager Jon Leisk and Cllr Caroline Kolek of Honiton Town Council celebrate success with the Honiton has a Heart Campaign
A restructure of the Devon Freewheelers into a Charitable Incorporated Organisation has been accepted by the Charity Commission, and opens doors to a whole new world of funding for the Devon Blood Bikers with a Call to Action to bring back the old to the fold. …
Devon Freewheelers to move out of Durham Way Industrial Unit and former TIC at Lace Walk Car Park to a new location on the Heathpark Industrial Estate in Honiton, in a bid to bring everything back under one roof.
Many people don't realise that Devon Freewheelers also transport human organs for transplant.  Let's take a peek into their world as we follow these drivers for just one night....
Tuesday, 24 July 2018 15:59

Volunteer Rider Found Not Guilty

A volunteer from Devon Freewheelers, Ian Hopkins, 49, from Exeter has been cleared of all charges of breaking the law whilst responding on a blood bike to an emergency call for a hospital in Plymouth at Exeter Magistrates Court today. He was found 'not guilty' by…
Wednesday, 18 July 2018 17:34

Chief Constable Commends Devon Blood Bikes

Chief Constable Shaun Sawyer, of the Devon and Cornwall Police sends written commendation to the volunteers of Devon Freewheelers.  In his letter he states: "I am writing to you to express my personal and profound thanks as Chief Constable and on behalf of colleagues within Devon…
Charity achieves nationally recognised standards with ISO 9001:2015 accreditation
Wednesday, 27 June 2018 13:28

Winners of the Emergency Services Award

Devon Freewheelers delight at winning the Emergency Services category of the Outstanding Care Awards for Devon and Cornwall 2018
Thursday, 07 June 2018 11:39

Mokka's to Air Ambulance Rescue

Two new Vauxhall Mokka's to assist with #BloodToHelimed project as Devon Air Ambulance Trust joins Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance Trust with another free service provided by Devon Freewheelers volunteers
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