Twickenham paramedic honoured for efforts helping flood victims in Wraysbury

Paramedic honoured for efforts helping flood victims

Good man: Ben Woodhart

Good man: Ben Woodhart

First published in News Richmond and Twickenham Times: Photograph of the Author by , Reporter

A Twickenham paramedic has been recognised for tireless efforts to help Wraysbury flood victims.

Ben Woodhart, 42, was among 35 London Ambulance Service (LAS) staff commended during a ceremony in Westminster this month.

The father-of-three, who took action in his hometown Wraysbury alongside neighbours, said: “It felt like the longest resuscitation I’ve ever done in my life and I was exhausted afterwards.

“I was a resident first and foremost, protecting our village and using my experience to do that.”

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