Ogmore Vale St. John's Ambulance Division, Records
Scope and Content
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
Other Finding Aids
A detailed catalogue is available online.
Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
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.
All records which meet the collection policy of Glamorgan Archives have been retained.
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.