Press Centre

Expert comment on paediatric and neonatal helicopter transport, fundraising, recycling and charity retailing

Welcome to the Media Centre for the Children’s Air Ambulance.

Here you’ll find all our latest press releases, along with details of key spokespeople ready to help you get to the heart of the story.

Our spokespeople (and areas of expertise) include:

Richard Clayton

Director of Operations, Richard Clayton

Emergency paediatric and neonatal transfers by helicopter.

Emma Vithlani

Director of Retail, Emma Peake

Charity retail and online trading. We run more than 30 boutique charity shops and have our own eBay store.

Justin Thompson

Head of Recycling, Justin Thompson

Recycling and environmental issues. We operate 370 clothing banks and recycle mobiles and IT equipment.

To contact the media team or to discuss accessing any of our spokespeople, call 03003045999 in the first instance and ask for the press office.

For press calls outside office hours, phone the press office on  07545 426035 or email

We do not receive any government funding. Only with your donations can we fly the children who need us.

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