A WREXHAM high school has installed a life-saving defibrillator on its site.

In partnership with the Welsh Governments 'Save a life Cymru' campaign, Ysgol Rhiwabon has secured an Automated External Defibrillator (AED).

Save a Life Cymru is a new scheme which will encourage more people across Wales to learn and use life saving skills

Together with an external cabinet, this will form part of the public access defibrillators (PADS) strategy to improve out of hospital cardiac arrest in Wales.

The school will support the wider community by placing the cabinet in an area that is accessible to the wider community 24 hours a day all year round.

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The cabinet and AED is located to the rear of the school by the left hand side of the main sports centre entrance doors.

It is available 24 hours a day 365 days a year to all the community.

The school has registered the AED on the Welsh Ambulance Command and Control database and it is live.

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