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REACT supports Operation Foster after unexploded bomb discovery

Responders deployed to Keyham in Plymouth to provide support to the emergency servies and local residents being evacuated after an unexploded WW2 bomb was discovered in a back garden.

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Laura Butlin 28th February 2024 Estimated Reading Time: 3 mins

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Ukraine: Responders deployed to support volunteers close to front line

Yesterday afternoon, two teams of three Responders left for Ukraine, where they will provide vital Incident Management Training.

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Laura Butlin 27th February 2024 Estimated Reading Time: 1 min

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Collaboration in action: Two years after the war began, REACT continues support of local organisations in Ukraine.

As Ukraine marks the anniversary of two years of conflict, the resilience and strength of its people, bolstered by the support of organisations like REACT, stand as testaments to the human spirit's capacity to rebuild through adversity.

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Laura Butlin 24th February 2024 Estimated Reading Time: 3 mins

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Gaining skills and building relationships - my experience on the UK Operations course

Having recently joined the HQ team, REACT Operations Coordinator Louisa Kitcatt talks about taking part in the UK Operations Course.

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Louisa Kitcatt 23rd February 2024 Estimated Reading Time: 2 mins

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REACT partners with MedResQ to provide lifesaving training in Ukraine

Teams from REACT will travel to areas including Nikopol and Marhanets to deliver vital incident management training, which includes a focus on trauma medicine. The response is in partnership with global medical assistance providers MedResQ.

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Laura Butlin 20th February 2024 Estimated Reading Time: 2 mins

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The Squad launch new veteran fire and rescue service ID card in aid of REACT

These unofficial ID cards offer veterans credibility and recognition of their service, whilst supporting good causes.

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Laura Butlin 15th February 2024 Estimated Reading Time: 1 min

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Responders on third Morocco deployment cover over 850 km to meet the needs of local people

In our most recent response in Morocco, REACT Responders, in collaboration with Taskforce Kiwi volunteers, distributed hundreds of emergency food packs and blankets.

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Laura Butlin 25th January 2024 Estimated Reading Time: 1 min

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Incubators on their way to Ukraine thanks to generous donors

Through a collaboration between Ukraine Medical Association in the UK (UMAK), British Ukrainian Aid (BUA) and the Hampshire Medical Fund, the local Rotary Club secured five incubators that are now en route to Ukraine.

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Laura Butlin 25th January 2024 Estimated Reading Time: 1 min

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