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We are putting more defibrillators in the heart of the community to help save lives

We are putting more defibrillators in the heart of the community to help save lives

posted by Rob Smyth
on 13/01/2017 12:29pm

Last year we installed over 90 defibrillators at locations across our trading area.

We are now starting the second phase of this campaign to put lifesaving equipment in the heart of the communities in which we serve.

The devices have been installed in the following locations:

• Narborough Food Store, Station Road
• Mountsorrel Food Store, Rothley Road
• Melton Mowbray Food Store, Scalford Road
• Leicester Forest East Food Store, Hinckley Road
• Markfield Food Store, Main Street
• Newbold Verdon Food Store, Main Street
• Loughborough Funeralcare, Pinfold Gate
• Swans Funeral Services, Bridge Street
• Shepshed and District Funeral Service, Belton Street
• Shepshed Memorials, Charnwood Road
• Shepshed Food Store, Anson Road
• Whitwick Food Store, Market Place
• Ibstock Food Store, The Green
• Food Distribution Centre, Scudamore Road
• Food Distribution Centre Two, Scudamore Road
• Chilled Distribution Centre, Scudamore Road
• Bell Street Food Store, Wigston
• Wigston Funeralcare, Leicester Road
• Launceston Road Food Store, Wigston
• Blaby Road Food Store, Wigston
• Evington Road Food Store, Leicester
• Clarendon Park Road Food Store, Leicester
• Uplands Road Food Store, Oadby
• Oadby Funeralcare, The Parade
• Welford Road Funeralcare, Leicester
• Aylestone Road Food Store, Leicester
• Sturdee Road Food Store, Leicester
• Briton Street Food Store, Leicester
• Wyngate Drive Funeralcare, Leicester
• Fosse Road North Food Care, Leicester
• Groby Road Food Store, Leicester
• Aikman Avenue Food Store, Leicester
• Asian Funeral Services, Melton Road, Leicester
• Thurncourt Road Food Store, Leicester
• Thurnby Lodge Funeralcare, Leicester
• Humberstone Road Funeralcare, Leicester
• Uppingham Road Food Store, Leicester
• Rowlatts Hill Food Store, Leicester
• Downing Drive Food Store, Leicester
• Scraptoft Food Store, Main Street
• March Food Store, Badgeney Road
• J H Landin & Son Funeral Services, in High Street, Chatteris
• Lowestoft Co-operative Funeralcare, in Police Station Road
• Kirkley Food Store, in London Road South
• Lowestoft Co-operative Funeralcare, in Parkfield Street
• Harvey Brothers Funeral Services, in Newgate, Bungay
• Southwold Fishers Funeral Services, Field  Stile Road, Southwold
• Rickinghall Food Store, The Street, Diss
• Halesworth Food Store, Saxons Way, Halesworth
• Halesworth Petrol Filling Station, Saxons Way, Halesworth
• King’s Lynn Co-operative Funeralcare, Wootton Road, Kings Lynn
• R J Scholes Funeral Services, St George’s Street, Stamford
• Watkins & Stafford Funeral Services, Fitzwilliam Street, Peterborough
• Mayors Walk Food Store, Mayors Walk, Peterborough
• Werrington Co-operative Funeralcare services, Lincoln Road, Peterborough
• Eye Food Store, High Street, Peterborough
• R J Scholes Funeral Services, Wherry’s Lane, Bourne
• R J Scholes Funeral Services, Horsegate, Peterborough
• Southfields Drive Food Store, Peterborough
• London Road Food Store, Hempsted
• M J Claypole Funeral Services, Main Street, Peterborough
• Oakham Co-operative Funeralcare, in High Street
• Oakham Food Store, Braunston Road
• Barnsley Food and Petrol Filling Station, Carlton Road
• Birchencliffe Food and Petrol Filling Station, Halifax Road
• Shepley Food Store, in Station Road
• Sheffield Food and Petrol Filling Station, Birley Moor Road
• Sutton-in-Ashfield Food Store and Petrol Filling Station, Huthwaite Road
• Carlton-in-Lindrick Food Store, Doncaster Road
• Farnborough Road Food Store
• Hucknall Food Store, Watnall Road
• Eastwood Co-operative Funeralcare, Nottingham Road
• Wollaton Food Store, Bramcote Lane
• Giltbrook Food Store, Nottingham Road
• Elder Way Food Store
• Chesterfield Funeralcare, West Bars
• Littlemoor Food Store, Littlemoor
• Holme Hall Food Store, Wardgate Way
• Brimington Food Store, High Street
• Duckmanton Petrol Filling Station, Chesterfield Road
• N Wheatley and Sons Funeral Services, Queen’s House, Moseley
• Moseley Food Store, Swanshurst Lane
• Yardley Food Store, Yew Tree Retail Park
• Nechells Co-operative funeralcare, Great Brook Street
• Ward End Co-operative funeralcare, Fox and Goose Shopping Centre
• Harborne Co-operative funeralcare, High Street
• Weoley Castle Co-operative funeralcare, Weoley Castle Road
• Harborne Road Food, Court Oak Road
• Quinton Food Store, Birmingham
• Rubery Co-operative Funeralcare, New Road
• Ambler Brothers Funeral Services, Alcester Road, Moseley
• Dads Lane Food Store, Dads Lane, Birmingham
• Monkspath Food Store, Shelly Shopping Centre, Shirley
• Bentley Heath Food Store, Widney Road
• Stirchley Food Store, Hazelwell Street
• Cotteridge Food Store, Pershore Road, King’s Norton
• West Heath Food Store, Alvechurch Road
• Northfield Food Store, West Heath Road
• Church Road Food Store, Church Road, Sheldon
• Shard End Food Store, Shard End Crescent
• Kinghurst Food Store, The Parade
• Chester Road Food store, Chelmsley Wood
• Rowley Regis Food Store, Oldbury Road
• Tividale Food Store, Regent Road, Oldbury
• Overfield Road Food Store, Dudley
• Dibdale Road Food Store, Dudley
• Erdington Food Store, High Street
• Chester Road Co-operative funeralcare, Erdington
• Stephanie Mason Funeral Services, Enterprise House, Minworth
• Spies Lane Food Store, Halesowen
• Brandhall Food Store, Tame Road
• Oldbury Co-operative funeralcare, Birmingham Street
• West Bromwich Food Store, Hill Top
• West Bromwich Co-operative funeralcare, High Street
• Marsh Hill Co-operative funeralcare, Erdington
• Walsall Road Food Store, Great Barr
• Kingstanding Florist, Hawthorn Road
• Dyas Road Food Store, Great Barr
• Walmley Close Food Store
• Ward & Brewin Funeral Service, High Street, Woodville
• Ward & Brewin Funeral Service, West Street, Swadlincote
• Oakwood Food Store, Smalley Drive
• Little Eaton Food Store, Alfreton Road
• Sussex Circus Food Store, Sussex Circus
• Spondon Funeralcare, Sitwell Street
• Mackworth Food Store, Prince Charles Avenue
• Sunnyhill Food Store, Stenson Road
• Somercotes Food Store, Market Place
• Willington Food Store, Repton Road
• Ilkeston Food Store, South Street
• Stretton Food Store, Main Street

Please scroll to the bottom of this email for a full list of defibrillator locations

It is estimated that around 100,000 people die from Sudden Cardiac Arrest in the UK each year and, while CPR saves the lives of around nine per cent, if CPR is used alongside a defibrillator the chance of survival increases to 50 %.
As a community retailer, Central England Co-operative already has defibrillators sited at a number of its outlets, but announced further funding for the phased installation of hundreds of defibrillators over the next year, which will be installed by long-term partner Oak Electrical.
The business is working with ambulance services to identify the most suitable sites for equipment and, where possible, these will be in external locations allowing community use in an emergency at any time of day or night.

Every installation will include familiarisation sessions available to staff at Society outlets, nearby business, local residents and community groups.

Please see below for details on the upcoming awareness sessions:

Monday 27 February

Birmingham Dads Lane Food - 11am
Monkspath Food - 2pm
Moseley Ambler Brothers funeral services - 2pm
Moseley Food - 2pm
Moseley N Wheatley and Sons funeral services - 11am
Nechells Funeralcare - 2pm
Ward End Funeralcare - 11am
Yardley Food - 11am

Tuesday 28 February

Bentley Heath Food - 11am
Stirchley Food - 11am

Wednesday 1 March

Cotteridge Food - 11am
Harborne  High Street Funeralcare - 2pm
Harborne Food - 2pm
Northfield Food - 11am
Weoley Castle Funeralcare - 11am
West Heath Food - 2pm

Thursday 2 March

Quinton Food - 11am
Rubery Funeralcare - 2pm

Monday 6 March

Ward & Brewin - Woodville - 11am
Ward & Brewin - Swadlincote - 2pm

Wednesday 8 March

Sunnyhill Food Store - 11am
Stretton Main Street Food Store - 11am

Oakwood Food Store - 2pm
Shelton Lock Food Store - 2pm

Friday 10 March

Little Eaton Food Store - 11am
Somercotes Food Store - 11am

Mackworth Food Store - 2pm
Willington Repton Road Food Store - 2pm

Monday 13 March

Markfield Food and Narborough Food - 11am
Whitwick Food, Mountsorrel Food and Newbold Verdon Food - 2pm

Tuesday 14 March

Loughborough Swanns funeral services and Loughborough Funeralcare - 11am and 2pm

Friday 17 March

Ibstock Food and Shepshed and District Funeral Service - 11am
Leicester Forest East Food, Shepshed Anson Road Food and Thringstone Food - 2pm

Monday 20 March

Leicester Aikman Avenue Food and Leicester Aylestone Road Food - 11am
Leicester Asian funeral service and Leicester Briton Street Food - 2pm

Tuesday 21 March

Leicester Rowlatts Hill Food and Wigston Funeralcare - 11am
Leicester Sturdee Road Food and Wigston Launceston Road Food - 2pm

Wednesday 22 March

Leicester Thurncourt Road, Leicester Groby Road Food, Leicester Evington Road Food and Leicester Clarendon Park Road Food -11am
Thurnby Lodge Funeralcare, Leicester Downing Drive Food, Leicester Fosse Road North Food and Leicester Humberstone Road Funeralcare - 2pm

Thursday 23 March

Oadby Funeralcare and Wigston Blaby Road Food - 11am
Leicester Uppingham Road Food and Oadby Uplands Road Food - 2pm

Friday 24 March

Scraptoft Food and Leicester Welford Road Funeralcare - 11am
Groby Food and Leicester Wyngate Drive Funeralcare - 2pm

The devices have already been installed in the following locations during 2016:

• Burton Funeralcare, Borough Road, Burton
• Stretton Precinct Food Store, Main Street, Stretton
• Alrewas Food Store, Main Street, Alrewas
• Barton under Needwood, Crowberry Lane, Barton under Needwood
• Rolleston on Dove, Burnside Road, Rolleston on Dove
• Fradley Food Store, Common Lane, Fradley
• Bretby Crematorium, in Geary Lane, Bretby
• Cannock Road, Burntwood
• Highfields Road, Chasetown
• Business Support Centre, in Hermes Road, Lichfield
• Boley Park, Lichfield
• Curborough Road, Lichfield
• Funeral Home in Hockley Road, in Wilnecote
• Ashbourne Funeral Home
• Wirksworth Food Store, in Harrison Drive
• Bakewell Food Store, in Market Street
• Mickleover Funeralcare, in Uttoxeter Road
• Ripley Food Store, in Derby Road
• Ripley Food Store, in Maple Avenue
• Ripley Funeral Home, in Nottingham Road
• Hartshay Hill Food Store, in Hartshay Hill
• Leabrooks Food Store, in Swanwick Road
• A Storer and Son Funeral Services, in Nottingham Road, Somercotes
• Alfreton Filling Station, in Nottingham Road
• Belper Food Store, in Strutt Street
• Belper Funeral Home, in Brookside
• Duffield Food Store, in Town Street
• Langley Mill Food Store, Station Road
• Cambourne Food Store, in Lower Cambourne
• St Neots Funeral Home, in Huntingdon Street
• Dennis Easton Funeral Services, in The Lodge
• Sawtry Funeral Home, in Green End Road
• Huntingdon Funeral Home, St Peters Road
• Loddon Food Store, in Church Plain
• Mulbarton Food Store, in Cuckoofield Lane
• Wells Food Store, in Polka Road
• Cromer Food Store, Middlebrook Way
• Bradwell Food store, in Burgh Road
• Gorleston Funeral Home, in Church Lane
• Kirkby Road Food Store,  in Skegby Road
• Arnold Food Store, in Coppice Road
• Eastwood Food Store, in Nottingham Road
• Skegby Food Store, in Mansfield Road
• Kirkby Food Store, in Chapel Street
• Terry Smiths Coffin Makers, in Nunn Brook Road
• Sinfin Funeral Home
• Littleover Funeral Home
• Rothley Food Store, in Loughborough Road
• Kibworth Food Store, in High Street
• Countesthorpe Food Store, in Main Street
• Blaby Funeral Home, in Lutterworth Road
• Countesthorpe Funeral Home, in Central Street
• Cosby Food Store, in Croft Road
• Loughborough Road, Quorn
• Stafford Food Store, in First Avenue
• Stafford Food Store, Wildwood Shopping Centre, in Cannock Road
• Stafford Funeral Home, in Queensville
• Central England Co-operative, in Acocks Green
• Shirley Food Store, in Longmore Road, Solihull
• Shirley Funeralcare, in Stratford Road
• Co-operative Funeralcare, in Hobs Moat Road, Solihull
• Lyndon Road Food Store, in Solihull, Birmingham
• Warwick Road Funeralcare, in Solihull
• Yardley Wood Funeralcare, in Birmingham
• Minworth Funeralcare, in Kingsbury Road, Birmingham
• Hall Green Funeralcare, in Robin Hood Lane, Birmingham
• Yardley Funeralcare, in Coventry Road, Birmingham
• Castle Bromwich Funeralcare, in Chester Road, Birmingham
• Kitts Green Funeralcare, in East Meadway
• Kings Heath Food Store, in Vicarage Road, Birmingham
• Maypole Funeral, in Alcester Road South, Birmingham
• Kingstanding Food Store, in Kingstanding Road, Birmingham
• Sutton Coldfield Food Store, in Birmingham Road
• Sutton Coldfield Funeralcare, in Boldmere Road
• Grange Place Food Store, Kettering
• Stamford Road Food Store, Kettering
• J R Norris and Son Funeral Service, in Edinburgh Road, Kettering
• Hallwood Road Food Store, Kettering
• Duston Food Store, Main Road, Northampton
• Towers and son Funeral Service, in Church Street, Northampton
• St Johns Road Food Store, in Kettering
• London Road Food Store, in Kettering
• Kettering Funeralcare, in London Road, Kettering
• Lake Avenue Food Store, in Bignal Court, Kettering
• Broughton Food Store, in High Street, Kettering
• Moulton Food Store, in Stocks Hill, Northampton
• Raunds Funeralcare, in Brook Street, Wellingsborough
• Hill Top Food Store, in Braybrooke Road, Kettering
• Desborough Funeralcare, in Rushton Road, Desborough
• Rothwell Food Store, in Bell Hill, Kettering
• Corby Funeralcare, in Darley Dale Road
• Occupation Road Food Store, in Corby
• Welland Vale Road Food Store, in Corby



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