The Trust is very pleased to report that once again, it has exceeded the national Government targets for ambulance response times for R1, R2 and A19 which came into effect 1 April 2013. The Trust is commissioned to attend 75% of Category R1 (the most serious life-threatening) and R2 (serious but not an immediate threat to life) within 8 minutes and 95% of A19 (amalgamation of R1 and R2 calls) within 19 minutes. The Trust's performance from April 2013 to February 2014 regionally for Red 1 was 75.9%, Red 2: 77.6% and A19: 95.7%.