Ogmore Vale St. John's Ambulance Division, Records

Scope and Content

Jubilee certificate

Administrative / Biographical History

The St John Ambulance Brigade was formed in 1887, as a voluntary organisation offering free medical care. Today St John Ambulance is the nation’s leading first aid charity. Their volunteers provide first aid in their communities, keep people safe at events, and work alongside the NHS in response to 999 calls. They also campaign to raise awareness of first aid and directly educate the public.



Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions.

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available online.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Fair condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Rhian Diggins for Glamorgan Archives, with reference to https://www.sja.org.uk (viewed 19/02/2016)

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of Glamorgan Archives have been retained.

Custodial History

The records were acquired by Bridgend Libraries from various local sources, including Ogmore Vale Historical Society. They were then transferred by Bridgend Libraries to Glamorgan Archives with consent of the original donor where known.


Accruals are possible.