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Lancashire Telegraph
North West Ambulance service promises ‘improved patient centred care’THE North West Ambulance service has promised ‘improved patient centred care’ a
North West Ambulance service promises ‘improved patient centred care’
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
THE North West Ambulance service has promised ‘improved patient centred care’ after winning the contract to provide non emergency transport in Lancashire. Following a successful tender process, the trust submitted bids for the contracts to provide... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
University of Central Lancashire guideCourses and teaching The two year Paramedic Practice is UCLan's most popular,
University of Central Lancashire guide
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Courses and teaching The two year Paramedic Practice is UCLan's most popular, and is delivered in collaboration with the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS). The majority of UCLan’s courses are practical with academic study being reinforced via... Read more
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The News and Star
Man airlifted to hospital after HGV fall35-year-old man, who lives near Penrith, suffered back and chest injuries. He
Man airlifted to hospital after HGV fall
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
35-year-old man, who lives near Penrith, suffered back and chest injuries. He was treated at the scene by paramedics from North West Ambulance Service, a BASICS doctor and the Great North Air Ambulance Service team before he was flown to the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Woman suffers severe injuries after River Eden falla rocky embankment on the River Eden. The Great North Air Ambulance were calle
Woman suffers severe injuries after River Eden fall
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
a rocky embankment on the River Eden. The Great North Air Ambulance were called to assist Penrith Mountain Rescue Team and North West Ambulance Service yesterday (June 27). The woman, aged between 51-60, had fallen approximately 30ft down the... Read more
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Bolton News
Warburtons lorry jack-knifes and smashes through barrier on M6the bright orange vehicle. It was reported Warburtons' 50-year-old driver was
Warburtons lorry jack-knifes and smashes through barrier on M6
Bolton News / Posted 3 days ago
the bright orange vehicle. It was reported Warburtons' 50-year-old driver was taken to Warrington Hospital although North West Ambulance Service said no patients were in fact transferred to hospital. Emergency services attended the scene to... Read more
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International Business Times
Murder investigation in Manchester as man dies after fight in sheltered housing where they found the deceased, who was believed to be 58. His injuries were com
Murder investigation in Manchester as man dies after fight in sheltered housing
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
where they found the deceased, who was believed to be 58. His injuries were commensurate with "a serious assault". The North West Ambulance Service has said that they were called to attend the scene at 7:27pm on Saturday, confirming that no one... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Man killed after fight at sheltered housing complexconfirmed that the death is being treated as suspicious and a murder investigat
Man killed after fight at sheltered housing complex
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
confirmed that the death is being treated as suspicious and a murder investigation had been launched. A spokesman for the North West Ambulance Service confirmed they were called at 7.27pm to a property in the area to reports that a male had... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Emergency services called after boy, 11, falls through Liverpool roofscene at 5.55pm after reports the boy had climbed onto the building and fallen
Emergency services called after boy, 11, falls through Liverpool roof
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
scene at 5.55pm after reports the boy had climbed onto the building and fallen through its roof. Several police cars and North West Ambulance Service vehicles arrived at the scene, finding the boy on his feet and talking. The incident was the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Cumbria horse rider describes horrific moment her beloved animal almost crushed her after suffering a heart attacknext to me.” Mrs Tyler had no recollection of the fall but just vague memories
Cumbria horse rider describes horrific moment her beloved animal almost crushed her after suffering a heart attack
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 8 days ago
next to me.” Mrs Tyler had no recollection of the fall but just vague memories of being treated by the GNAAS aircrew and North West Ambulance Service paramedics. She said: “I was talking a load of rubbish from the medication I was given whilst... Read more
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The News and Star
Carlisle horse rider seriously injured during fall thanks air ambulance by raising thousandshas no recollection of the fall but some vague memories of being treated by the
Carlisle horse rider seriously injured during fall thanks air ambulance by raising thousands
The News and Star / Posted 8 days ago
has no recollection of the fall but some vague memories of being treated by the air medics and paramedics from the North West Ambulance Service. Mrs Tyler added: "I was talking a load of rubbish from the medication I was given whilst being... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Inspiring MPA finalists revealedCreative Agency Campaign BJL - Ronseal, Conch Associates - Freedom Finance, Co
Inspiring MPA finalists revealed
Manchester Evening News / Posted 8 days ago
Creative Agency Campaign BJL - Ronseal, Conch Associates - Freedom Finance, Cornerstone Design and Marketing - North West Ambulance Service ‘Make The Right Call’, ITV (CITV Creative) - Thunderbirds are Go, Magnafi - #LoveYourNHS,... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Denton woman who had cardiac arrest raises £1,100 for the teams who helped save her lifeGorton, and Tesco donated hampers for a raffle, which in total raised £1,100.
Denton woman who had cardiac arrest raises £1,100 for the teams who helped save her life
Manchester Evening News / Posted 8 days ago
Gorton, and Tesco donated hampers for a raffle, which in total raised £1,100. Grandmother Linda presenting cheque to the North West Ambulance Service Linda said: “When I was rushed into hospital both the ambulance service and MRI were brilliant,... Read more
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Bolton News
Two people injured after candle sparks house fire in Crompton Wayindicate that the fire was started by an unattended candle and we urge people t
Two people injured after candle sparks house fire in Crompton Way
Bolton News / Posted 13 days ago
indicate that the fire was started by an unattended candle and we urge people to take extra care when using them.” North West Ambulance Service took one person to Royal Bolton Hospital. David Acton, Chairman of Greater Manchester Fire and... Read more
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Bolton News
Two people injured after candles spark house fire in Crompton Wayindicate that the fire was started by an unattended candle and we urge people t
Two people injured after candles spark house fire in Crompton Way
Bolton News / Posted 13 days ago
indicate that the fire was started by an unattended candle and we urge people to take extra care when using them.” North West Ambulance Service took one person to Royal Bolton Hospital. David Acton, Chairman of Greater Manchester Fire and... Read more
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Bolton News
Cyclists and runners to take to the streets for expanded Horwich Festival of Racingplace on Friday at 7.30pm. He said: "We expect to deal with a variety of minor
Cyclists and runners to take to the streets for expanded Horwich Festival of Racing
Bolton News / Posted 13 days ago
place on Friday at 7.30pm. He said: "We expect to deal with a variety of minor incidents over the weekend and to assist North West Ambulance Service if they are called in. The MRMap tracking software should avoid any confusion with colloquial... Read more
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Bury Times
Mystery donor helps to save livesto have the defibrillator is really important, it could help to save lives." T
Mystery donor helps to save lives
Bury Times / Posted 14 days ago
to have the defibrillator is really important, it could help to save lives." The equipment was donated free of charge from North West Ambulance Service but the society had to source funding for the casing which cost £1,500. Mrs Parker explained:... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Community unveils defibrillator in memory of young manMen’s Club, in Main Street, on Saturday afternoon to see the unveiling of the d
Community unveils defibrillator in memory of young man
Whitehaven News / Posted 15 days ago
Men’s Club, in Main Street, on Saturday afternoon to see the unveiling of the defibrillator, which was donated by the North West Ambulance Service, before learning how to use it and taking part in a first aid class. Mrs Bird said: “The day... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
M60 closed in both directions as police talk to woman on Barton Bridgeon Wednesday, 15 June, at around 11.25pm following reports of a person being hi
M60 closed in both directions as police talk to woman on Barton Bridge
Manchester Evening News / Posted 15 days ago
on Wednesday, 15 June, at around 11.25pm following reports of a person being hit by a train. “Colleagues from the North West Ambulance Service are also in attendance and a woman is being treated by paramedics for injuries to her... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Train services between Manchester Piccadilly and Bredbury cancelled after woman hit by trainon Wednesday, 15 June, at around 11.25am following reports of a person being hi
Train services between Manchester Piccadilly and Bredbury cancelled after woman hit by train
Manchester Evening News / Posted 15 days ago
on Wednesday, 15 June, at around 11.25am following reports of a person being hit by a train. “Colleagues from the North West Ambulance Service are also in attendance and a woman is being treated by paramedics for injuries to her... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
No trains running between Manchester Piccadilly and Bredbury after person struck by trainon Wednesday, 15 June, at around 11.25pm following reports of a person being hi
No trains running between Manchester Piccadilly and Bredbury after person struck by train
Manchester Evening News / Posted 15 days ago
on Wednesday, 15 June, at around 11.25pm following reports of a person being hit by a train. “Colleagues from the North West Ambulance Service are also in attendance and a woman is being treated by paramedics for injuries to her... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Community unveils defibrillator in memory of young Millom manMen's Club, in Main Street, on Saturday afternoon to see the unveiling of the d
Community unveils defibrillator in memory of young Millom man
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 16 days ago
Men's Club, in Main Street, on Saturday afternoon to see the unveiling of the defibrillator, which was donated by the North West Ambulance Service, before learning how to use it and taking part in a first aid class. Mrs Bird said: "The day... Read more
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Bury Times
38 arrests at Parklife 2016 festival in Heaton Parktime, thanks to the great work from our officers and colleagues at Parklife, Ma
38 arrests at Parklife 2016 festival in Heaton Park
Bury Times / Posted 16 days ago
time, thanks to the great work from our officers and colleagues at Parklife, Manchester City Council, Bury Council, North West Ambulance Service, Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service, NHS Manchester and Transport for Greater... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Ambulance chief encourages Halton football fans to stay safe during Euro 2016fans in Halton to stay safe during Euro 2016 after revealing spikes of domestic
Ambulance chief encourages Halton football fans to stay safe during Euro 2016
Liverpool Echo / Posted 20 days ago
fans in Halton to stay safe during Euro 2016 after revealing spikes of domestic violence in previous tournaments. A North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) spokesman said that following England’s defeat to Italy on penalties four years ago at... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Man dies following incident in Slatey Road in Birkenheadand an ambulance parked near Williamson Art Gallery, but police said the incide
Man dies following incident in Slatey Road in Birkenhead
Liverpool Echo / Posted 20 days ago
and an ambulance parked near Williamson Art Gallery, but police said the incident was not connected to the gallery. The North West Ambulance Service confirmed paramedics were called to Slatey Road at 9.54am. A spokesman said she was unable to... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
The answers to the questions you want answeredwhich would be the first port of call if a patient is taken ill. Has this been
The answers to the questions you want answered
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 20 days ago
which would be the first port of call if a patient is taken ill. Has this been assessed by the Success Regime? A: The North West Ambulance Service are active partners within the success regime and heavily involved in the transport workstream,... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Police safety warning as 70,000 revellers descend on Heaton Park for Parklifeto welcoming everyone to our city and wish them a safe and enjoyable weekend.
Police safety warning as 70,000 revellers descend on Heaton Park for Parklife
Manchester Evening News / Posted 21 days ago
to welcoming everyone to our city and wish them a safe and enjoyable weekend. "GMP is working closely with Parklife, North West Ambulance Service, Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service, Bury Council, Manchester City Council, NHS... Read more
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Bury Times
Festivalgoers urged to stay safe by policeto welcoming everyone to our city and wish them a safe and enjoyable weekend.
Festivalgoers urged to stay safe by police
Bury Times / Posted 21 days ago
to welcoming everyone to our city and wish them a safe and enjoyable weekend. “GMP is working closely with Parklife, North West Ambulance Service, Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service, Bury Council, Manchester City Council, NHS... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Widnes mum thanks boys for 'saving son's life' following jet ski accidentnot be sitting his GCSEs this week and that he will have to sit his remaining e
Widnes mum thanks boys for 'saving son's life' following jet ski accident
Liverpool Echo / Posted 22 days ago
not be sitting his GCSEs this week and that he will have to sit his remaining exams next year at Saints Peter And Paul. A North West Ambulance Service spokeswoman said that a call was received at 3.51pm and that a 16-year-old patient was taken to... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Woman taken to hospital after roof tiles fall off Widnes supermarket's roofA WOMAN was taken to hospital after tiles fell off the roof of a Widnes superma
Woman taken to hospital after roof tiles fall off Widnes supermarket's roof
Liverpool Echo / Posted 23 days ago
A WOMAN was taken to hospital after tiles fell off the roof of a Widnes supermarket. A North West Ambulance Service spokeswoman told the Weekly News that staff received a call at 11.22am on Monday, June 6, and that tiles had ‘fallen off’ the roof of... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
North West Ambulance Service link to ‘improve quality’NORTH West Ambulance Service has combined with two others to create an alliance
North West Ambulance Service link to ‘improve quality’
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
NORTH West Ambulance Service has combined with two others to create an alliance. Bosses have joined with the North East and Yorkshire services to create the group for the north of England but have said the launch of the Northern Ambulance Alliance... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Horror at Aldi superstore after 'part of roof collapses onto mum'said the matter would be being investigated by Halton Borough Council or Widnes
Horror at Aldi superstore after 'part of roof collapses onto mum'
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
said the matter would be being investigated by Halton Borough Council or Widnes and Runcorn Council but neither were available for comment. The Mirror Online has contacted North West Ambulance Service and Cheshire Fire Brigad... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Ambulance trusts form new allianceforces with its neighbours to find ways of saving money and improving efficienc
Ambulance trusts form new alliance
Whitehaven News / Posted 24 days ago
forces with its neighbours to find ways of saving money and improving efficiency. Derek Cartwright, chief executive of the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) The North West Ambulance Service and the trusts in the north east and Yorkshire have... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Van loaded with FIREWORKS burst into flames sparking explosionsinjuries and have been taken to hospital. The Transit van loaded with firework
Van loaded with FIREWORKS burst into flames sparking explosions
Daily Mirror / Posted 24 days ago
injuries and have been taken to hospital. The Transit van loaded with fireworks on fire in Manchester Paramedics from the North West Ambulance Service treated a man with ten per cent burns to his arms and the effects of smoke inhalation. Police... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Teenager taken to hospital after being pulled from Rochdale Canal in Middletonand Rescue said they were called by police to the canal at around 8.07pm and th
Teenager taken to hospital after being pulled from Rochdale Canal in Middleton
Manchester Evening News / Posted 24 days ago
and Rescue said they were called by police to the canal at around 8.07pm and the boy was recovered from a canal lock. The North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) confirmed it sent a number of vehicles to attend the incident and crews are believed to... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Cyclist died after three ambulances could not find Olympic velodrome– until an ambulance arrived. Sadly, he died later in hospital.” Of the 35 dea
Cyclist died after three ambulances could not find Olympic velodrome
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 27 days ago
– until an ambulance arrived. Sadly, he died later in hospital.” Of the 35 deaths, 10 involved the LAS, while the North West ambulance service had seven, and the ambulance services covering Wales, the east of England and the east Midlands... Read more
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The News and Star
Boy, 14, airlifted to hospital after fall on Cumbrian fellsuffered minor injuries. He was treated by the crew of the Great North Air Amb
Boy, 14, airlifted to hospital after fall on Cumbrian fell
The News and Star / Posted 27 days ago
suffered minor injuries. He was treated by the crew of the Great North Air Ambulance Service alongside paramedics from the North West Ambulance Service and a BASICS doctor before he was flown to the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle. The man... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
£12m super surgery in Barrow given green light by plannerswhich aims to integrate organisations to provide more services closer to home.
£12m super surgery in Barrow given green light by planners
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 29 days ago
which aims to integrate organisations to provide more services closer to home. The centre will include a response base for North West Ambulance Service, a pharmacy, integrated children's services and an information point for voluntary groups. It... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Man killed after being hit by lorry in Bury town centre - latest updatestown hall, and the road closure means that there’ll be lots of congestion on th
Man killed after being hit by lorry in Bury town centre - latest updates
Manchester Evening News / Posted 29 days ago
town hall, and the road closure means that there’ll be lots of congestion on the town centre roads. A spokeswoman for the North West Ambulance Service said: “We were called at 10.49am. We sent two ambulances and two rapid response... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Pensioner killed in collision with lorry in Bury, M56 closed in both directions affecting drivers heading towards Manchester Airportfor on-going collision clearance work. Delays remain in the area. The incident
Pensioner killed in collision with lorry in Bury, M56 closed in both directions affecting drivers heading towards Manchester Airport
Manchester Evening News / Posted 29 days ago
for on-going collision clearance work. Delays remain in the area. The incident took place just outside Bury town hall The North West Ambulance Service said four emergency service vehicles attended the scene A spokeswoman for the North West... Read more
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Bolton News
Youngsters save disabled man's life after he blacks out and falls face down in laketwins, that's why they wear the same kinds of clothes." Tyrone is one of six b
Youngsters save disabled man's life after he blacks out and falls face down in lake
Bolton News / Posted 29 days ago
twins, that's why they wear the same kinds of clothes." Tyrone is one of six brothers and sisters. A spokesperson for North West Ambulance Service said: "It’s great when members of the public take action to help others. Well done to the lads... Read more
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express
Elderly man drove wrong way for five miles down busy MOTORWAYthe two junctions while officers from Greater Manchester Police and paramedics
Elderly man drove wrong way for five miles down busy MOTORWAY
express / Posted 29 days ago
the two junctions while officers from Greater Manchester Police and paramedics raced to the scene. A spokesman for the North West Ambulance Service confirmed two ambulances attended and treated four people. They said: “We received a call to a... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Pensioner who collided with two vehicles after driving wrong way around M60 remains in hospitalthat are not thought to have been serious. He remains in hospital and enquiries
Pensioner who collided with two vehicles after driving wrong way around M60 remains in hospital
Manchester Evening News / Posted 30 days ago
that are not thought to have been serious. He remains in hospital and enquiries are still ongoing.” A spokesman for the North West Ambulance Service confirmed that two ambulances attended and treated four people. They said: “We received a call... Read more
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Daily Star
Elderly motorist 'drives WRONG WAY down motorway at 80mph'wrong way on the M60 and had a collision with three vehicles is being investiga
Elderly motorist 'drives WRONG WAY down motorway at 80mph'
Daily Star / Posted 30 days ago
wrong way on the M60 and had a collision with three vehicles is being investigated by us. “Luckily all minor injuries!” A North West Ambulance Service spokesman added: “We sent two crews to the scene and they treated three casualties with minor... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Four injured after pensioner drives down motorway the wrong waywas stopped completely between the two junctions while police and paramedics we
Four injured after pensioner drives down motorway the wrong way
Daily Mirror / Posted 30 days ago
was stopped completely between the two junctions while police and paramedics were called to the scene. A spokesman for the North West Ambulance Service confirmed that two ambulances attended and treated four people. They said: “We received a call... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Four injured in crash after pensioner drives around the M60 motorway the wrong way for FIVE mileswas stopped completely between the two junctions while police and paramedics we
Four injured in crash after pensioner drives around the M60 motorway the wrong way for FIVE miles
Manchester Evening News / Posted 30 days ago
was stopped completely between the two junctions while police and paramedics were called to the scene. A spokesman for the North West Ambulance Service confirmed that two ambulances attended and treated four people. They said: “We received a call... Read more
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Bolton News
Paramedics hitched lift on greenkeeper's buggy to reach collapsed player on golf coursegentlemen to come back and complete their round any time they want. And we have
Paramedics hitched lift on greenkeeper's buggy to reach collapsed player on golf course
Bolton News / Posted a month ago
gentlemen to come back and complete their round any time they want. And we have offered the paramedics a free round.” A North West Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Our staff will always try to get to patients as quickly as possible and by... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Two men taken to hospital after Manchester city centre stabbings - latest updatesitself.” The police statement says: “Shortly before 4.35am this morning, Mond
Two men taken to hospital after Manchester city centre stabbings - latest updates
Manchester Evening News / Posted a month ago
itself.” The police statement says: “Shortly before 4.35am this morning, Monday 30 May 2016, police were called by North West Ambulance Service to Deansgate, at the junction of Queen Street, after two men had suffered stab wounds. “Police... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Does St Helens have a drink problem? How alcohol is shortening lives, harming children and fuelling violenceattitudes and behaviours of young people and alcohol. He added: “In addition,
Does St Helens have a drink problem? How alcohol is shortening lives, harming children and fuelling violence
Liverpool Echo / Posted 1 months ago
attitudes and behaviours of young people and alcohol. He added: “In addition, a recent programme has been to advocate the North West Ambulance Service message,‘Don’t walk away’ - encouraging young people to look after their friends and if required... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Two Windermere men taken to hospital with serious injuries after A591 crashmotorcyclist had suffered multiple serious injuries in the collision with the c
Two Windermere men taken to hospital with serious injuries after A591 crash
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
motorcyclist had suffered multiple serious injuries in the collision with the car. "The GNAAS aircrew worked alongside North West Ambulance Service paramedics in assessing the patient, the GNAAS doctor then anaesthetised the patient before... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Spike in 999 calls blamed for rise in private ambulance costscent when it comes to ferrying patients from Lancashire and beyond to the regio
Spike in 999 calls blamed for rise in private ambulance costs
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
cent when it comes to ferrying patients from Lancashire and beyond to the region’s hospitals, according to new figures. North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) bosses say they have experienced a spike in 999 calls demand but ambulance service... Read more
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