Donate By Text To WILSAR

22 July 2011  |  News

We are now able to accept donations through the Vodafone JustTextGiving service. Just simply text our unique code followed by the value as follows:

Text: WSAR11 £2 /£5 / £10 to 70070 to donate now. Eg: WSAR11 £5

For further information click here

WILSAR In The News!

2 July 2011  |  News

Read what The Gazette & Herald have to say about the team’s recent award HERE

Team BBQ & Camping Weekend – 16th July

24 June 2011  |  News

All members, families & supporters are invited to join us for a BBQ from midday on Saturday 16th July, at Lowbridge Farm, Bremhill, Calne , SN11 9HE. Bring your own food and drinks, and camping is available for the night at a special price of £8.00 per small tent. Dogs are welcome but MUST be kept on a lead. Confirmations please to Janice with numbers and camping requests by 8th July via wilsar.uk@btinternet.com.

WILSAR Receives The Queen’s Award For Voluntary Service 2011

2 June 2011  |  News

WILSAR is proud to receive this prestigious award. The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service is an annual award made to recognise and reward excellence in voluntary activities carried out by groups in the community. It is given for outstanding achievement by groups of volunteers who regularly devote their time to helping others in the community, improving the quality of life and opportunity for others and providing an outstanding service.

A great big THANK YOU to all of the team members and supporters, past and present over the last decade who have helped the team to be where it is today, and of course Wiltshire Police who nominated us!

For further details of this award click here.

WILSAR To The Rescue!

16 May 2011  |  News

During a routine training exercise yesterday, one of our teams provided assistance to an injured mountain biker, who had been thrown over his handlebars. He was given emergency first aid and stabilized, prior to the arrival and handover to the Ambulance Service.

Pewsey Carnival Supports WILSAR

15 May 2011  |  News

WILSAR’s John & Vicki I’Anson have been presented with a cheque to the value of £836.00, on behalf of the Pewsey Carnival Committee. This is in response to the team’s annual attendance at their recent Carnival providing car park and other marshalling duties. We would like to thank them for their continued support!

Jazz Evening In Support Of WILSAR

2 May 2011  |  News

Join us at 8.30pm on Friday 20th May at The George & Dragon, Potterne for an evening of Jazz entertainment. Raffle and all fundraising in support of WILSAR.

Many thanks to The George & Dragon for their continued support!

AFL Telecommunications Presents Cheque To WILSAR

14 April 2011  |  News

John I’Anson, WILSAR’s Secretary collected a cheque to the value of £278.00 from AFL Telecommunications Europe Limited in Swindon yesterday. This was generously donated from the proceeds of their Christmas raffle. A big thank you from all at WILSAR!

Emergency Services Show Supports WILSAR

7 April 2011  |  News  |  ,

WILSAR have supported the annual Emergency Services Show held at Hullavington Airfield near Chippenham for several years. Today a cheque for £1560.00 was kindly donated by the show’s commitee in response to the 2010 event, for which the team is very greatfull.

Thanks to Andy Peaple, Gail Leaman, Phil Fields and Keith Bartlam who manned our stand for the day.

This year’s date has been confirmed as 11th September and will be well worth a visit! – please click HERE for more information.

New WILSAR Executive Commitee

1 April 2011  |  News

Our new Executive Commitee as follows were voted on at this weeks AGM:

Chairman Steve Upton

Vice Chairman Neil Tamsitt

Secretary John I’Anson

Treasurer Lawrie Humphries

Membership Officer Andy Morris

Training Officer Adrian Edwards

ALSAR/SWERA Representative Elaine Wakefield

Equipment Officer Phil Fields

Communications Officer Keith Bartlam

Public Relations Officer Tracey Torr

Vehicle Officer Andrew Peaple

Fundraising Officer Gail Leaman

Congratulations to you all.