Ambos rise to challenge
ST John Ambulance paramedics should think about insuring their facial hair after it raised more than $22,000 in the annual Movember challenge.
The Australia-wide Triple Zero Challenge Network of emergency service teams dedicated this year’s Movember to helping prevent the deaths of young men from suicide.
Coming second out of 144 teams, the WA paramedics were still roundly beaten by the Tasmanian Eds Mo Bros, who in a mammoth effort raised more than $41,000.
People can still donate to the St John team by visiting https://au.movember.com/ team/2233008
Movember champions paramedics Chris Hassett, from the Kewdale depot, and Matt Thomas, based at Cockburn.