A defibrillator is now available at the Nook Nature Reserve in Bedworth.

The popular walking spot is open to visitors all year round and the new defibrillator means visitors are now better protected in the event of a sudden cardiac arrest.

The funding for this site was secured after customers voted for AEDdonate in the community instore vote.

Bags of Help is Tesco’s exciting local grant scheme where the money raised from the government’s 5p bag charge is being used to fund a large number of local projects to create or improve green spaces in communities’ right across England, Scotland and Wales.

A sudden cardiac arrest can happen to anyone of any age at any time, a defibrillator is designed to be used in the vital minutes prior to the arrival of the ambulance service on scene. Defibrillators are easy to use and anyone needing one in an emergency should call 999 in the first instance to ensure an ambulance is on the way. The ambulance service will be able to direct the caller to the nearest machine.