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2014/09/23 09:51
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Woman claims 999 operator asked her 'idiotic' questions including 'do you have a dog?' A WOMAN who dialled 999 as her husband collapsed says she was asked "idiotic" questions such as "do you have a...
2014/09/23 09:51
2014/09/23 09:51
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2014/09/23 08:41
2014/09/23 08:41
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Police are investigating after a man was left with a cut to his head in an alleged assault in Just before 10pm police were called by a man who claimed he had been assaulted in Lingtree Road,...
2014/09/23 07:13
2014/09/23 07:13
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Last updated at 08:10, Tuesday, 23 September 2014 AN 81-year-old man fell through a roof in Ulverston and needed to be airlifted to hospital. The Great North Air Ambulance was called out to the town...
2014/09/22 16:38
2014/09/22 16:38
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A MOUNTAIN biker who was “millimetres from being paralysed” in a fall has praised the rescue teams that saved him. Niall Love, aged 50, from Unsworth, suffered serious neck and spinal injuries in...
2014/09/22 11:22
2014/09/22 11:22
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A MOTHER whose daughter died from an accidental overdose has had her calls for paramedics to be trained in control and restraint techniques rejected. Deborah Pilkington pressed for the changes to be...
2014/09/22 08:22
2014/09/22 08:22
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THREE nightclub revellers were taken ill after inhaling what is believed to be laughing gas. Paramedics were called to La Spatule M & L in Bradshawgate shortly before 4am yesterday before taking two...
2014/09/22 05:56
2014/09/22 05:56
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Join Breaking News Editor, Ben Turner and the team from 6.30am to 11pm for the latest news, traffic and travel and sport - as it happens. From the region's roads to the latest on the railways, buses...
2014/09/21 18:46
2014/09/21 18:46
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A murder investigation was launched after a man was stabbed at a house in Police were called to a house in Snowdon Lane, Vauxhall, at 4.19am by the North West Ambulance Service following a report a...
2014/09/20 16:48
2014/09/20 16:48
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A distraught wife trying to get an ambulance for her husband collapsed on the floor beside her with a deadly aneurysm was asked by the operator: ‘Have you got a dog?’ Furious Chris Gayther, 69, says...
2014/09/20 16:31
2014/09/20 16:31
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A child was rushed to hospital after an incident at the Hilton hotel in Liverpool. The North West Ambulance Service said it was called to the scene in Liverpool One at just after 4pm to reports an...
2014/09/20 06:36
2014/09/20 06:36
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A Barnoldswick councillor has slammed the ambulance service as “not fit for purpose” following more detailed quarterly statistics on response times. Coun. Ken Hartley says a letter should be sent to...
2014/09/19 10:54
2014/09/19 10:54
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Last updated at 11:44, Friday, 19 September 2014 A major training exercise has been testing the initial joint response of emergency services – reacting to inquires such as the Derrick Bird shootings...
2014/09/18 09:13
2014/09/18 09:13
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Last updated at 09:32, Thursday, 18 September 2014 A MAJOR training exercise will test the initial joint response of the police, fire and ambulance services - in response to inquires such as the...
2014/09/17 12:49
2014/09/17 12:49
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A CYCLIST in her 20s has been taken to hospital after coming off her push bike in Kendal, said police. The North West Ambulance Service received a report of a one vehicle crash on Windermere Road at...
2014/09/17 08:58
2014/09/17 08:58
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A MAN suffered suspected neck and shoulder injuries when he fell 10ft down an embankment. Emergency crews were called to Witton Park around 11.05pm last night to help the man, who was in his...
2014/09/16 07:54
2014/09/16 07:54
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Last updated at 05:41, Tuesday, 16 September 2014 A person died after being hit by a train on the West Coast Main Line between Penrith and Carlisle. British Transport Police (BTP) are working to...
2014/09/15 07:54
2014/09/15 07:54
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Last updated at 08:28, Monday, 15 September 2014 A boy was rescued by coastguard volunteers after falling from rocks near the harbour in Whitehaven. The boy, 14, fell about 7ft from the railway wall...
2014/09/12 14:36
2014/09/12 14:36
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A man has died after being hit by a train between Blundellsands & Crosby and Waterloo. British Transport Police were called to the rail line close to Brooke Road East level crossing at around 2pm...
2014/09/11 16:01
2014/09/11 16:01
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On Friday, Liverpool became a city of giants once again. Our live blog brought you all the news, photos and videos of the giant grandmother, little girl giant and Xolo the dog. We want to see your...
2014/09/11 12:38
2014/09/11 12:38
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A DAD who was left writhing in pain after falling downstairs and dislocating his shoulder was told his injuries were not serious enough for an ambulance to attend. Stephen Hepworth, aged 44, had to...
2014/09/23 09:51
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