Forward, positively..

September 28, 2006

Kerching! Another Life Saved…

Filed under: Rants and Opinions — thebestbrew @ 12:30 pm

Saving lives, often risking their own, occasionally dying trying to help. Uber-respect all round.

Air ambulances, Lifeboats, Mountain Rescue (and cave rescue and others probably) and damned little public money to help (except perhaps the Scottish Air Ambulance).

We all wish the Hamster well (despite the dumb stunt laddie) – hopefully it shoots the dependence of these services on charitable donations and fundraising near to the top of public attention.

Here’s an idea – put one less (Trident replacement) missile into each submarine and spread the largesse around the life-saving communities. That’s got to be a win-win – keep our WMD and save lives – woohoo.

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1 Comment »

  1. […] I spoke too soon in unreservedly lauding the public funding of an air ambulance. Looks like the bean counters get a big say? […]

    Pingback by Kerching, There Goes Another Life…. « Forward, positively.. — November 10, 2006 @ 5:45 pm


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