Order of Malta Sligo to purchase new ambulance

The Order of Malta in Sligo has been successful in it’s application for a new ambulance under Clár funding.

The volunteer service has been allocated €50,000 for the purchase of the vehicle which will be used to support numerous community events in the region.

Ciaran Wheeler is Officer in Charge of the Sligo Unit says an extra ambulance available to volunteers will increase their scope.

Speaking to OceanFM News, he explains some of the ways they will utilise the new ambulance.