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West Moreland Gazette
Air ambulance attends incident on Kendal playing fieldan incident on Ghyllside Primary School's playing field today (August 20). Nor
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 7 hours ago
an incident on Ghyllside Primary School's playing field today (August 20). North West Air Ambulance, police and the North West Ambulance Service were on the scene in Kendal at around 5pm. Onlookers told the Gazette that they believed a... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Huge cordon in Church Street after man hit on head by falling masonryMore Merseyside Police are at the scene to assist with the cordon, but a spoke
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
More Merseyside Police are at the scene to assist with the cordon, but a spokesman said it was not a police incident. North West ambulance service were also contacted, but said: “We are not on the scene and it is a police incident.”Police... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Masonry falls off Marks and Spencer store 'hitting passerby on head'Spencer Merseyside Police are at the scene to assist with the cordon, but a sp
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
Spencer Merseyside Police are at the scene to assist with the cordon, but a spokesman said it was not a police incident. North West ambulance service were also contacted, but said: "We are not on the scene and it is a police incident." We'll be... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Walker sustains serious head injury near Conishead Prioryservices were called out including the North West Air Ambulance, Ulverston Insh
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
services were called out including the North West Air Ambulance, Ulverston Inshore Rescue, Furness Coastguard and the North West Ambulance service. The casualty was stabilised at the site, and was then transported to Furness Genera... Read more
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Pendle Today
Revamped 999 system aims to reach seriously ill patients even fasterambulance services to be much more stable and able to deal with unexpected even
Pendle Today / Posted 2 days ago
ambulance services to be much more stable and able to deal with unexpected events and peaks in demand,” a spokesman for the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) said. “In preparation for the go live date, we developed and rolled out a targeted,... Read more
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The News and Star
Royal recognition for Cumbrian company's training schemewere 40 winners from across the private and public sector, including Barrow shi
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
were 40 winners from across the private and public sector, including Barrow shipyard owner BAE Systems and the North West Ambulance Service, which operates throughout Cumbria. Kath Walker, Energus' business systems lead, was delighted... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Royal recognition for Cumbrian company's training schemewere 40 winners from across the private and public sector, including Barrow shi
Whitehaven News / Posted 2 days ago
were 40 winners from across the private and public sector, including Barrow shipyard owner BAE Systems and the North West Ambulance Service, which operates throughout Cumbria. Kath Walker, Energus' business systems lead, was delighted... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Royal recognition for Cumbrian company's training schemewere 40 winners from across the private and public sector, including Barrow shi
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 2 days ago
were 40 winners from across the private and public sector, including Barrow shipyard owner BAE Systems and the North West Ambulance Service, which operates throughout Cumbria. Kath Walker, Energus' business systems lead, was delighted... Read more
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The News and Star
Royal recognition for Cumbrian company's training shcemewere 40 winners from across the private and public sector, including Barrow shi
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
were 40 winners from across the private and public sector, including Barrow shipyard owner BAE Systems and the North West Ambulance Service, which operates throughout Cumbria. Kath Walker, Energus' business systems lead, was delighted... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Royal recognition for Cumbrian company's training shcemewere 40 winners from across the private and public sector, including Barrow shi
Whitehaven News / Posted 2 days ago
were 40 winners from across the private and public sector, including Barrow shipyard owner BAE Systems and the North West Ambulance Service, which operates throughout Cumbria. Kath Walker, Energus' business systems lead, was delighted... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Royal recognition for Cumbrian company's training shcemewere 40 winners from across the private and public sector, including Barrow shi
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 2 days ago
were 40 winners from across the private and public sector, including Barrow shipyard owner BAE Systems and the North West Ambulance Service, which operates throughout Cumbria. Kath Walker, Energus' business systems lead, was delighted... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Motorist stabbed after crash in Stockportwas then attacked with a knife. He has been taken to hospital with a serious ar
Manchester Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
was then attacked with a knife. He has been taken to hospital with a serious arm injury and enquires are ongoing.” A North West Ambulance Service spokesman added: “We were called at 1.47pm to a male with an arm injury. He was taken via... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Walker breaks wrist after slipping on wet rockon Monday (August 14) on the edge of Derwentwater. She slipped on a wet rock s
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
on Monday (August 14) on the edge of Derwentwater. She slipped on a wet rock slab, fell and badly broke her wrist. The North West Ambulance Service requested the help of Keswick Mountain Rescue Team. The initial information was vague, and... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Walker suffers head injury in Lake District fallher back to the team's Land Rover ambulance and taken to Gatesgarth Farm, where
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 4 days ago
her back to the team's Land Rover ambulance and taken to Gatesgarth Farm, where she was handed over to paramedics from the North West Ambulance Service. The woman was then taken by road ambulance to the Cumberland Infirmary in... Read more
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The News and Star
Walker suffers head injury in Lake District fallher back to the team's Land Rover ambulance and taken to Gatesgarth Farm, where
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
her back to the team's Land Rover ambulance and taken to Gatesgarth Farm, where she was handed over to paramedics from the North West Ambulance Service. The woman was then taken by road ambulance to the Cumberland Infirmary in... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Crash on the M62 causes hours of delaysknown if anyone was hurt in the accident, or to what extent although The ECHO h
Liverpool Echo / Posted 6 days ago
known if anyone was hurt in the accident, or to what extent although The ECHO has tried to contact the Motorway Police and North West Ambulance Service. Steve Parry drove past the scene of the accident shortly after it happened.Police close the... Read more
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The News and Star
Cumbrian footballer airlifted after suffering horrific injury in matchin a match. The Great North Air Ambulance's Pride of Cumbria helicopter was sc
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
in a match. The Great North Air Ambulance's Pride of Cumbria helicopter was scrambled to the match at the request of the North West Ambulance Service after the footballer's injury was deemed to be so serious. The match was taking place at Kirkby... Read more
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Bolton News
Hospitalised 11-old boy 'in a bad way' after dog attackManchester Police said: "The boy has suffered what looks like injuries to his s
Bolton News / Posted 9 days ago
Manchester Police said: "The boy has suffered what looks like injuries to his side and has been taken to hospital." North West Ambulance Service confirmed that the boy had been taken to Royal Manchester Children's Hospital and that the air... Read more
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Bolton News
11-old boy hospitalised after dog attackManchester Police said: "The boy has suffered what looks like injuries to his s
Bolton News / Posted 9 days ago
Manchester Police said: "The boy has suffered what looks like injuries to his side and has been taken to hospital." North West Ambulance Service confirmed that the boy had been taken to Royal Manchester Children's Hospital and that the air... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Motorist taken ill on A590 near Ulverstonservices were called today (9) to reports of a motorist taking ill whilst drivi
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 11 days ago
services were called today (9) to reports of a motorist taking ill whilst driving on the A590 near Ulverston. The North West Ambulance Service contacted the police to report the incident at 3:30pm. Paramedics treated the man at the... Read more
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The News and Star
Mountain rescuers assist woman with abdominal pains at Ullswaterlunch time today to the lake shore path. She was assessed at the scene before
The News and Star / Posted 11 days ago
lunch time today to the lake shore path. She was assessed at the scene before being taken back to the base and handed into the care of the North West Ambulance Service who transferred her to hospital. The two-hour rescue involved six team mem... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Frustrated motorists play tennis in fast lane of motorway amid 15-mile tailbacksof the motorway were initially closed, but traffic travelling southbound has st
Daily Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
of the motorway were initially closed, but traffic travelling southbound has started moving again. A spokesman for the North West Ambulance Service said: "“We were called at 8.17am to reports of an RTC on the northbound carriageway of the... Read more
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express
'Acid attack’ in Manchester leaves man with devastating injuries to his eyes and facea man in his 20s suffered injuries to his eyes and face in the incident, which
express / Posted 14 days ago
a man in his 20s suffered injuries to his eyes and face in the incident, which took place on City Walk. A spokesman for North West Ambulance Service said: “There was an incident with a male patient who was taken to Salford Royal Hospital. “We... Read more
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Daily Record
Chaos on M6 after serious crash causes 15-mile tailbacksof the motorway were initially closed, but traffic travelling southbound has st
Daily Record / Posted 15 days ago
of the motorway were initially closed, but traffic travelling southbound has started moving again. A spokesman for the North West Ambulance Service said: "“We were called at 8.17am to reports of an RTC on the northbound carriageway of the... Read more
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The News and Star
Driver airlifted to hospital after lorry and car collide on motorwayexpected to remain closed until at least 6pm while officers worked to establish
The News and Star / Posted 15 days ago
expected to remain closed until at least 6pm while officers worked to establish the cause of the crash, A spokesman for North West Ambulance Service said a man had been taken by air ambulance to Aintree Hospital with serious injuries to his head... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Boy, 10, taken to hospital after being hit by car in south Manchesterhad been involved in a collision with a car. “He suffered minor injuries and w
Manchester Evening News / Posted 15 days ago
had been involved in a collision with a car. “He suffered minor injuries and was taken to hospital by colleagues from the North West Ambulance Service. “Mauldeth Road was closed at its junctions with Kingsway and Burnage Lane while emergency... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Driver airlifted to hospital after lorry and car collide on motorwayexpected to remain closed until at least 6pm while officers worked to establish
Irish Examiner / Posted 15 days ago
expected to remain closed until at least 6pm while officers worked to establish the cause of the crash, A spokesman for North West Ambulance Service said a man had been taken by air ambulance to Aintree Hospital with serious injuries to his head... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Thugs hurl 'acid' in man's face during robberysaid: “We heard a lad was walking through and was attacked. He was dragged into
Manchester Evening News / Posted 16 days ago
said: “We heard a lad was walking through and was attacked. He was dragged into the bushes and someone stole his bag.” The North West Ambulance Service said paramedics were called to Whitehead Road, but police said officers attended City Walk. The... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Man charged with murder following death of Jonathan Herd in Oldhamin custody for questioning. The men, aged 37 and 38, were both held on suspici
Manchester Evening News / Posted 17 days ago
in custody for questioning. The men, aged 37 and 38, were both held on suspicion of murder. Police were alerted by the North West Ambulance Service to reports a man had been found dead at the flat at around 12.20pm on Sunday. Mr Herd was... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Girl, 12, suffers back injury after falling from roof of derelict shopsThey go in and out of the buildings.” Police were not called to the incident,
Manchester Evening News / Posted 18 days ago
They go in and out of the buildings.” Police were not called to the incident, a GMP spokesman said. A spokeswoman for the North West Ambulance Service confirmed paramedics took the child to hospital. She said: “An 11-year-old female was taken to... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Dad killed after being hit by train in Rainhill is namedheartbroken friends also left messages of condolences to David and his family.
Liverpool Echo / Posted 18 days ago
heartbroken friends also left messages of condolences to David and his family. British Transport Police (BTP) and North West Ambulance Service were called to the station on Tuesday, August 1, where they pronounced Mr Preston dead. A BTP... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Major emergency call out to YMCAMore “The police didn’t stop me and ask to speak so I don’t really know what h
Liverpool Echo / Posted 19 days ago
More “The police didn’t stop me and ask to speak so I don’t really know what has gone on.” Merseyside Police and the North West Ambulance Service have also been contacted for comment. Follow us This website uses cookies. Using this website... Read more
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metro
Teen went to a peace party and ended up getting glassedsuch a shame that a couple of people want to fight at an event like this with s
metro / Posted 19 days ago
such a shame that a couple of people want to fight at an event like this with such a good vibe.’More: UK A spokeswoman for North West Ambulance Service said: ‘We were called at 27 minutes past midnight to someone who had a cut on the side of her... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Police launch murder probeon suspicion of murder. He remains in custody for questioning. The drama unfol
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
on suspicion of murder. He remains in custody for questioning. The drama unfolded when police received a call from the North West Ambulance Service saying the body of a man had been found at the property at 12.20pm on Sunday. Forensic... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Person dies after being struck by trainstruck by train - Liverpool Echo Emergency services called to station at 6.25a
Liverpool Echo / Posted 19 days ago
struck by train - Liverpool Echo Emergency services called to station at 6.25am today British Transport Police (BTP) and North West Ambulance Service were called to the station at 6.25am to reports that a person had been struck by a train. A BTP... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
The Hive and North West Ambulance Service are grounds for a great partnership - Liverpool Echo NWAS honoured with plaque at Youth Zone Councillor for Birk
Liverpool Echo / Posted 20 days ago
- Liverpool Echo NWAS honoured with plaque at Youth Zone Councillor for Birkenhead & Tranmere Jean Stapleton, Wyn Dignan, North West Ambulance chair, Derek Cartwright,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
New home for Merseyside Ambulance staff been arranging site visits for those staff that will be based there. “The feed
Liverpool Echo / Posted 20 days ago
been arranging site visits for those staff that will be based there. “The feedback we have received is extremely positive.”North West Ambulance Service Director of Finance, Tracy Ellery and Chief Executive, Derek Cartwright signing the purchase for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mother, 22, suffered a fatal reaction to prescription painkillersliked more training support than I received.' Both paramedics, alongside a thi
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
liked more training support than I received.' Both paramedics, alongside a third member of the crew, were suspended by North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) when footage of the incident emerged shortly before the inquest. Beatrice Lovane was... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Mum died after being 'accused of "faking it" by paramedics' as she collapsedwere ‘perfunctory’. She also slammed ambulance staff for not being ‘upfront an
Daily Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
were ‘perfunctory’. She also slammed ambulance staff for not being ‘upfront and honest’ until the footage surfaced. North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) has said it accepts "that the level of care Miss Lovane received was below the standard... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Mum, 22, accused of 'faking it' by paramedics as she lay dyingliked more training support than I received.” Both paramedics, alongside a thi
Manchester Evening News / Posted 20 days ago
liked more training support than I received.” Both paramedics, alongside a third member of the crew, were suspended by North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) when footage of the incident emerged shortly before the inquest. Recording a narrative... Read more
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Bolton News
Reports that woman who fell down river embankment was raped were 'false' say policeperson from the embankment by using a stretcher. Firefighters remained at the i
Bolton News / Posted 23 days ago
person from the embankment by using a stretcher. Firefighters remained at the incident for 35 minutes.” A spokesman from North West Ambulance Service confirmed that paramedics were called to reports of a woman collapsing close to the subway under... Read more
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Bolton News
Woman rescued after fall down river embankment might have been rapedof the River Croal close to Churchgate and near to the pathway under St Peter's
Bolton News / Posted 23 days ago
of the River Croal close to Churchgate and near to the pathway under St Peter's Way. Firefighters and paramedics from North West Ambulance Service were also at the scene to help recover and treat the woman. A spokesman for the police said: "I... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Pensioner rescued from car after it crashes into tree and rolls into ditcha tree before rolling over into a ditch. “Firefighters rescued the casualty an
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
a tree before rolling over into a ditch. “Firefighters rescued the casualty and he was taken to hospital by ambulance.” A North West Ambulance Service spokesman said: “We sent out two ambulances to the crash. “A man in his 70s was taken to Royal... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Body found in search for missing dad who went for takeaway and never came homeand search teams are at the scene and the body of a man has been recovered from
Daily Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
and search teams are at the scene and the body of a man has been recovered from the canal.” A spokesman for North West Ambulance Service added: “We were contacted at 9.50am to reports of someone in the water. “We sent a rapid... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Police searching for missing Anthony Agard find a body in canaland search teams are at the scene and the body of a man has been recovered from
Manchester Evening News / Posted 26 days ago
and search teams are at the scene and the body of a man has been recovered from the canal.” A spokesman for North West Ambulance Service added: “We were contacted at 9.50am to reports of someone in the water. “We sent a rapid... Read more
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The News and Star
Safety review planned on Cumbrian town's problem kerbsfor highways, should have regard for its findings. Earlier this year a Freedom
The News and Star / Posted 27 days ago
for highways, should have regard for its findings. Earlier this year a Freedom of Information Act request revealed that North West Ambulance Service had attended 53 falls in the Market Square in four years. The town council has also issued... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Safety review planned on Cumbrian town's problem kerbsfor highways, should have regard for its findings. Earlier this year a Freedom
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 27 days ago
for highways, should have regard for its findings. Earlier this year a Freedom of Information Act request revealed that North West Ambulance Service had attended 53 falls in the Market Square in four years. The town council has also issued... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Thousands of ambulances rush to emergencies with no paramedicthan 4,000 of the most serious emergency calls last year were dealt with by amb
Liverpool Echo / Posted 27 days ago
than 4,000 of the most serious emergency calls last year were dealt with by ambulance teams made up of less skilled staff. North West Ambulance Service chiefs say they try to send paramedics in every ambulance but cannot always do so - a sign of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Murder investigation launched after young woman found dead at her homethe woman's home on Thomas Street in Wigan at around 8.20pm on Saturday. Offic
Daily Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
the woman's home on Thomas Street in Wigan at around 8.20pm on Saturday. Officers were called to Hindley Green after the North West Ambulance Service reported that a woman had died suddenly, reports the Manchester Evening News. A 35-year-old man... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Murder investigation launched after woman found dead at her homeOfficers were scrambled in Hindley Green on Saturday night after the North West
Manchester Evening News / Posted 28 days ago
Officers were scrambled in Hindley Green on Saturday night after the North West Ambulance Service reported that a woman had died suddenly. The 28-year-old woman was found at her home on Thomas Street at around 8.20pm. The circumstances surrounding... Read more
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