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Wednesday, 17 August 2016 21:09

Honiton Show 2016

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So with everything ordered and delivered we were set for a great day and we weren’t disappointed. The show organisers have managed to pull off probably the best show the town has seen in decades. It just all worked and there was something for virtually everyone. The crowds came in their droves and the entertainment was both breathtaking and awe inspiring with a variety to match.

A new fleet vehicle is the latest addition to the Bloodbike armoury of tools in the form of a fully functional ambulance which has been decommissioned from an emergency response vehicle and adapted and restored to operate as a first aid medical facility, to be used as a support vehicle when Freewheeler volunteer first aiders offer their services to cover community social events.

Breakthrough service delivers blood for emergency transfusions at remote locations

A new life-saving service was launched today that will enable blood transfusions to be given to critically Injured people in remote locations.

We are delighted that we have been chosen to be Exeter's Lord Mayors charity for her period in office following her inauguration.

The Right Worshipful the Lord Mayor Councillor Cynthia Thompson is the new Lord Mayor of Exeter. She will use her term in office to raise money for the Devon Freewheelers.

We are extremely proud to announce that Daniel Lavery, Devon Blood Bikes Founder & Chief Executive, has been awarded the “Points of Light” award by the Prime Minister, David Cameron. Every weekday the Prime Minister recognises an inspirational volunteer with this award which recognises outstanding individual volunteers and people who are making a change in their community.

Tuesday, 17 November 2015 19:12

Startrek Walk 2016

We have been selected by the Ilfracombe Rotary as a beneficiary for there Startrek Challenge 2016, they are now looking for teams to enter this very well received annual event.

Sunday, 01 November 2015 14:05

Guinness World Record tandem skydive attempt

On the 20th June 2016, Skydive Buzz Ltd are holding a new official Guinness World Record attempt. A tandem skydive from the ultimate height FL150 (flight level), the highest you can go without an oxygen supply.

On the 25th October one of our riders Dan Hart attended the Institute of Advanced Motorists motorbike conference at Aston University in Birmingham. This prestigious event celebrates all that has been achieved by its members over the past year.