Ronnie Richards Memorial Charity

  • South Western Ambulance Service Trust (SWAST) - RRMC Cornwall 200th PAD Presentation Humphry Davy School, Penzance.
  • Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service.
  • Police - St Blazey PCSO 30528 Natalie Merrikin and Inspector Ed Gard, St. Austell Police.
  • National Coastwatch Institution (NCI) Cape Cornwall PAD Presentation
  • Communities - Lamorna Wink Pub PAD Presentation.
  • Schools - Sennen Primary School PAD Presentation.
  • Sports - Penzance Pirates RFC PAD Presentation.
  • Surf Life Saving Clubs (SLSC) - Hayle Surf Life Saving Club (SLSC) PAD Presentation


'Pupils at Humphry Davy School, Penzance, undergoing training covered by BBC Spotlight Television'.

Pupils at Humphry Davy School, Penzance, undergoing training covered by BBC Spotlight Television.

Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) is a condition in which the heartbeat stops abruptly and unexpectedly. This is usually caused by ventricular fibrillation (VF), an abnormality in the heart’s electrical system. When this happens, blood stops flowing to the brain the heart and the rest of the body, and the person collapses. In fact, the victim is clinically dead and will remain so unless someone helps immediately.

The RRMC are currently the only organisation in the UK that has embraced a full PAD program covering businesses. communities, homes, schools and colleges, sports, and annual 24/7cover on beaches.

A quick combination of CPR and defibrillation can restore life.

Please join us in our on-going campaign to promote
the use of this life-saving equipment.