Entries by Emma Anderson

Annie Lennox pens lyrics in support of The Sandpiper Trust

Annie Lennox pens lyrics in support of The Sandpiper Trust Aberdeen born Annie Lennox has donated handwritten lyrics to the Sandpiper Trust in support of its 2018 Every Second Counts fundraising extravaganza. The gift underlines both her commitment to local causes and her love of rural Scotland. The Sandpiper Trust aims to save lives in […]

Sandpiper launches Mark Bloch Memorial Fund

Sandpiper launches Mark Bloch Memorial Fund This is a fund set up by The Sandpiper Trust that seeks to reflect how Mark’s family and friends remember him and his outlook on life. Mark died in October 2014, aged 48. Mark was involved in many areas of pre-hospital care and was instrumental in the setting up […]

Sandpiper’s Every Second Counts Dinner

Join our 2018 fundraising extravaganza and help us beat the clock, the one which begins ticking the moment a medical emergency takes place. Our Every Second Counts Dinner aims to raise £80,000 to fund an additional 20 emergency responders to join our growing network of local volunteer medical professionals. With your support, lives will be […]

We’re a Co-op local cause!

We are delighted to announce that Sandpiper Wildcat has been selected for the next round of funding from the Co-op Local Community Fund, which runs for 11 months until the 27 October 2018. Since September 2016, Co-op has raised a phenomenal £20 million! It’s easy to understand why we are so excited to be part of this […]

Sandpiper shares proceeds from clay shoot

Sandpiper shares proceeds from clay shoot Two vital services in Tayside and Perthshire have been boosted by Angus gamekeepers who have raised nearly £4000 to help provide support to children and families. Staff from Glenogil Estate decided to host a charity clay shoot in aid of Tayside Children’s Hospital after Head Gamekeeper Danny Lawson’s son […]

Have you heard our Christmas radio advert?

Have you heard our Christmas radio advert? Our Christmas radio advert is now airing on Original 106. We’re spreading the word that our online shop of gifts that save lives, is now open! Prices from just £10. Start shopping now.      

Sandpiper Wildcat team wins Pride of Aberdeen Award

Saturday 4th November saw the 2017 Pride of Aberdeen Awards take place in the city’s beach ballroom where the Sandpiper Wildcat team picked up the Blue Light Hero award. The Sandpiper Wildcat project is funded by The Sandpiper Trust and is a collaborative project between them, Scottish Ambulance, Resuscitation Research Group and BASICS Scotland. Its […]