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Daily Mirror
Premier League horror as fan DIES during matchwhere he passed away a short time later. "The Club will continue to provide al
Premier League horror as fan DIES during match
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 hours ago
where he passed away a short time later. "The Club will continue to provide all the support possible to the family." A North West Ambulance Service spokeswoman confirmed they had attended an incident at the ground. She said: “We got a call. A... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Man dies after suspected heart attack at Everton v Stoke City matchspokesman for the club confirmed paramedics had attended a fan in the ground, w
Man dies after suspected heart attack at Everton v Stoke City match
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 hours ago
spokesman for the club confirmed paramedics had attended a fan in the ground, who was subsequently taken to hospital. A North West Ambulance Service spokeswoman confirmed they had attended an incident at the ground. She said: “We got a call. A... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Ambulance chiefs issue plea over bank holiday 999 callslife threatening emergencies such as cardiac arrests, breathing problems and st
Ambulance chiefs issue plea over bank holiday 999 calls
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
life threatening emergencies such as cardiac arrests, breathing problems and strokes when they occur. The plea, from the North West Ambulance Service, comes after residents last year requested an emergency response for a blister, an uncomfortable... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Worker 'injures leg' at Creamfields sitesuffering what is reported to be a ‘leg injury’ at the Creamfields festival sit
Worker 'injures leg' at Creamfields site
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
suffering what is reported to be a ‘leg injury’ at the Creamfields festival site in Daresbury on Monday, August 22. A North West Ambulance Service spokeswoman said he was taken to Warrington General Hospital after an ambulance was called to... Read more
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The News and Star
Teenager airlifted after mountain bike accidentsuffered head and facial injuries. An air ambulance spokesman said: "He was tr
Teenager airlifted after mountain bike accident
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
suffered head and facial injuries. An air ambulance spokesman said: "He was treated at scene by the GNAAS trauma team and North West Ambulance Service paramedics and assisted by Penrith Mountain Rescue Team before being flown to Royal Victoria... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Ambulances won't take children to Fairfield Hospital's A&Eabout 166 children per year. “We plan to finalise and agree the ambulance prot
Ambulances won't take children to Fairfield Hospital's A&E
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
about 166 children per year. “We plan to finalise and agree the ambulance protocols on Wednesday, but in the interim the North West Ambulance Service are not bringing children to the emergency department.” Read More The move is part of a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Son of OAP forced to lie in street waiting for ambulance thanks Good Samaritansby the ambulance.” Read More MENPolice who arrived at the scene after an hour
Son of OAP forced to lie in street waiting for ambulance thanks Good Samaritans
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
by the ambulance.” Read More MENPolice who arrived at the scene after an hour believed the woman lived nearby A North West Ambulance Service spokesperson said there were 101 ambulances and rapid response vehicles working throughout... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Man dies after crash in West TimperleyTrafford College. A spokeswoman for Greater Manchester Police said somebody wa
Man dies after crash in West Timperley
Manchester Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
Trafford College. A spokeswoman for Greater Manchester Police said somebody was seriously injured in the collision. The North West Ambulance Service were called to the scene just before 1.30pm. More to follow. Emergency services are currently... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Son of OAP left waiting hours on pavement for ambulance speaks outface what she thinks. I know she would be very shocked that she had to wait so
Son of OAP left waiting hours on pavement for ambulance speaks out
Manchester Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
face what she thinks. I know she would be very shocked that she had to wait so long to be collected by the ambulance.” A North West Ambulance Service spokesperson said there were 101 ambulances and rapid response vehicles working throughout... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Heartbreaking images show pensioner waiting for an ambulance for over 2 HOURSdon’t know what would be classed as a priority if that wasn’t. “I think it’s a
Heartbreaking images show pensioner waiting for an ambulance for over 2 HOURS
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
don’t know what would be classed as a priority if that wasn’t. “I think it’s appalling that she had to wait that long.” A North West Ambulance Service spokesperson said there were 101 ambulances and rapid response vehicles working throughout... Read more
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The News and Star
Cumbrian woman's anger after doctors wrongly told her she was dyingour pleas for help were ignored,” said Mrs Wood, who was taken to the Cumberlan
Cumbrian woman's anger after doctors wrongly told her she was dying
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
our pleas for help were ignored,” said Mrs Wood, who was taken to the Cumberland Infirmary and treated for 10 days. A North West Ambulance Service spokeswoman said the call was originally prioritised as Green Two because of her non-life... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Man arrested after dead body found in house and woman 'covered in blood'woman was taken to hospital to be treated for a neck injury and man has been ar
Man arrested after dead body found in house and woman 'covered in blood'
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
woman was taken to hospital to be treated for a neck injury and man has been arrested, police say A spokeswoman for the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) said paramedics were called to Higher Road Garage and a patient was taken to Salford... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Murder investigation launched in UrmstonRoad, at the junction of Victoria Parade, after they were called shortly after
Murder investigation launched in Urmston
Manchester Evening News / Posted 5 days ago
Road, at the junction of Victoria Parade, after they were called shortly after 12.30pm on Monday. A spokeswoman for the North West Ambulance Service said paramedics were called to Higher Road Garage. She said a patient was taken to Salford... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Mountain rescuers respond to assist young walker with injured backjust before 2pm on Friday, August 19. The casualty was treated for back injuri
Mountain rescuers respond to assist young walker with injured back
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
just before 2pm on Friday, August 19. The casualty was treated for back injuries and placed into a vacuum mattress before being stretchered to the Team Landrover. North West Ambulance Service then transferred her to hospital for further trea... Read more
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The News and Star
Man airlifted to hospital after cycling accident near Carlislenear Carlisle. The Pride of Cumbria flew the man, in his 30s, to the Royal Vic
Man airlifted to hospital after cycling accident near Carlisle
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
near Carlisle. The Pride of Cumbria flew the man, in his 30s, to the Royal Victoria Infirmary. Paramedics from the North West Ambulance Service called for air support to help the man when it was suspected he was suffering from potentially... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
New life-saver arrives in Seatonarrest and give step-by-step instructions, meaning they can be used by anyone,
New life-saver arrives in Seaton
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 7 days ago
arrest and give step-by-step instructions, meaning they can be used by anyone, whether they have had training or not. North West Ambulance Service supplied the defibrillator, while the community raised £900 to buy the secure cabinet. Nearly a... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Body found off Wirral coast has been identifiedafter the coastguard made the discovery at around 12.25pm. Merseyside Police,
Body found off Wirral coast has been identified
Liverpool Echo / Posted 8 days ago
after the coastguard made the discovery at around 12.25pm. Merseyside Police, Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service and the North West Ambulance Service all sent crews to the scene. Today Merseyside Police confirmed the body had been identified and... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Probe launched into Blackburn pub collapsethe building after reports five or six teenage boys were on the site when the b
Probe launched into Blackburn pub collapse
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
the building after reports five or six teenage boys were on the site when the building collapsed. A spokeswoman for the North West Ambulance Service said they were called just after 6pm. She said: “We sent three ambulances and a rapid response... Read more
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Bolton News
Man, 25, found dead sparking police warning over 'dangerous' batch of heroinspent 20 minutes trying to revive the man, who has not been named, using CPR wi
Man, 25, found dead sparking police warning over 'dangerous' batch of heroin
Bolton News / Posted 10 days ago
spent 20 minutes trying to revive the man, who has not been named, using CPR without success. A team from North West Ambulance Service arrived and took over the CPR and police attended the address at 1.10am. The man was taken to... Read more
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Bolton News
Man, 25, found dead sparking police warning over 'dangerous' batch of heroinspent 20 minutes trying to revive the man, who has not been named, using CPR wi
Man, 25, found dead sparking police warning over 'dangerous' batch of heroin
Bolton News / Posted 10 days ago
spent 20 minutes trying to revive the man, who has not been named, using CPR without success. A team from North West Ambulance Service arrived and took over the CPR. The man was taken to Fairfield General Hospital in Bury, where... Read more
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The News and Star
Cumbrian medic joins air ambulance crewthe crew of the Pride of Cumbria air ambulance. And she says she can’t wait, h
Cumbrian medic joins air ambulance crew
The News and Star / Posted 10 days ago
the crew of the Pride of Cumbria air ambulance. And she says she can’t wait, having previously been a paramedic with the North West Ambulance Service and North West Air Ambulance. She said: “What really struck me was the ethos of all the staff... Read more
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Bolton News
2 cars smash into garden walls during dramatic crashesinto the corner of an end-of-terrace house and the low brick garden wall in fro
2 cars smash into garden walls during dramatic crashes
Bolton News / Posted 10 days ago
into the corner of an end-of-terrace house and the low brick garden wall in front of the same property. A spokeswoman for North West Ambulance Service said: “An ambulance was sent to the scene but did not take anyone to hospital. “A male and a... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Body discovered off the coast of Wirraltold the ECHO the man’s body was in the water near to Leasowe lighthouse and br
Body discovered off the coast of Wirral
Liverpool Echo / Posted 11 days ago
told the ECHO the man’s body was in the water near to Leasowe lighthouse and brought back to shore at New Brighton. The North West Ambulance Service said it sent an ambulance and three rapid response vehicles to Portland Street at the junction... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Pilot suffers serious injuries after crashing plane into trees after take-offhis injuries. We wish him a speedy recovery. “Officers will be in the area whi
Pilot suffers serious injuries after crashing plane into trees after take-off
Daily Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
his injuries. We wish him a speedy recovery. “Officers will be in the area whilst the clean-up operation takes place.” North West Ambulance Service said paramedic crews were called at 1pm. They were asked to meet at Peel Green Cemetery off... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Rescue teams help injured walkers to Barrow hospital twice in 24 hours.vehicles and taken to the team headquarters in Coniston before being taken to F
Rescue teams help injured walkers to Barrow hospital twice in 24 hours.
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 12 days ago
vehicles and taken to the team headquarters in Coniston before being taken to Furness General Hospital by a crew from the North West Ambulance Service. Yesterday afternoon, 13 members of the team were joined by two members of Duddon and Furness... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Tragic pupil's story inspires clinic to actof the defibrillator, which included 20 participants from the local community b
Tragic pupil's story inspires clinic to act
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
of the defibrillator, which included 20 participants from the local community businesses across Shaw, was carried out by North West Ambulance Service at the business, on Market Street Shaw. Rick Livesey, 29, Senior MSK Physiotherapist at Sports... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Woman taken to hospital after coming off bike in St Helens town centreclosed. A St Helens council spokesman said vehicles were temporarily rerouted
Woman taken to hospital after coming off bike in St Helens town centre
Liverpool Echo / Posted 15 days ago
closed. A St Helens council spokesman said vehicles were temporarily rerouted along Hall Street and Charles Street. A North West Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “We received a call at 12.28pm to attend to a female in her 30s on Corporation... Read more
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Bolton News
Police and fire on scene to help rescue person from roofand two policeman on the ground. "There were four fire engines and five police
Police and fire on scene to help rescue person from roof
Bolton News / Posted 16 days ago
and two policeman on the ground. "There were four fire engines and five police cars. "He was wearing just a T-shirt and trousers." A spokeswoman for North West Ambulance Service said paramedics were called out at 5.40am and l... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Crane driver uninjured after machinery collapsesCarnforth, at 11.40am on Tuesday. A spokesman for BTP said: “Colleagues from L
Crane driver uninjured after machinery collapses
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
Carnforth, at 11.40am on Tuesday. A spokesman for BTP said: “Colleagues from Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service and the North West Ambulance Service also attended and a man was released without injury. “The Rail Accident Investigation Branch... Read more
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Bolton News
Police and fire on scene to help rescue person from roofand two policeman on the ground. "There were four fire engines and five police
Police and fire on scene to help rescue person from roof
Bolton News / Posted 16 days ago
and two policeman on the ground. "There were four fire engines and five police cars. "He was wearing just a T-shirt and trousers." A spokeswoman for North West Ambulance Service said paramedics were called out at 5.40am and l... Read more
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Bolton News
Police and fire on scene to help rescue person from roofand two policeman on the ground. "There were four fire engines and five police
Police and fire on scene to help rescue person from roof
Bolton News / Posted 16 days ago
and two policeman on the ground. "There were four fire engines and five police cars. "He was wearing just a T-shirt and trousers." A spokeswoman for North West Ambulance Service said paramedics were called out at 5.40am and l... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This is what happened after a teenager's drink was spiked during night outit and get a fresh one, it is not worth risking ending up unresponsive in hospi
This is what happened after a teenager's drink was spiked during night out
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
it and get a fresh one, it is not worth risking ending up unresponsive in hospital. Please stay safe.” A spokesman for the North West Ambulance Service confirmed they were called at 10.56pm to an address in Stockport to reports that a female had... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Protesters to step up Chorley A&E closure fightisn't good for these other A&Es and the people they are intended to serve. "It
Protesters to step up Chorley A&E closure fight
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
isn't good for these other A&Es and the people they are intended to serve. "It is having a negative affect on the North West Ambulance Service, some ambulances queuing for hours to hand over sick or injured people." Other A&E units are... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Heartbroken dad pays tribute to four-year-old 'little angel' who died at South Cumbria holiday parka four-year-old boy had suffered severe injuries at the Old Park Wood caravan p
Heartbroken dad pays tribute to four-year-old 'little angel' who died at South Cumbria holiday park
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 17 days ago
a four-year-old boy had suffered severe injuries at the Old Park Wood caravan park, near Grange. Two ambulances from the North West Ambulance Service were alerted to the emergency at around 3.56pm on August 8. The police were also called to the... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Explosion victim loses his fight for lifeand it was obvious there had been an explosion in the house. We helped them but
Explosion victim loses his fight for life
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
and it was obvious there had been an explosion in the house. We helped them but they were later treated by paramedics from North West Ambulance Service while we tackled the fire using covering jets. "We are now aware that there are at least ten... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
The post-mortem for the four-year-old boy who died after a swimming pool incident is expected to be carried out todayboy had suffered severe injuries at the Old Park Wood caravan park, near Grange
The post-mortem for the four-year-old boy who died after a swimming pool incident is expected to be carried out today
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 17 days ago
boy had suffered severe injuries at the Old Park Wood caravan park, near Grange-over-Sands. Two ambulances from the North West Ambulance Service were alerted to the emergency at around 3.56pm on August 8. The police were also called to the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
A police investigation is under way after a boy, 4, dies at a Grange caravan park.boy had suffered severe injuries at the Old Park Wood caravan park, near Grange
A police investigation is under way after a boy, 4, dies at a Grange caravan park.
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 17 days ago
boy had suffered severe injuries at the Old Park Wood caravan park, near Grange-over-Sands. Two ambulances from the North West Ambulance Service were alerted to the emergency at around 3.56pm on August 8. The police were also called to the... Read more
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The News and Star
Boy, 4, dies in swimming pool tragedydied after suffering severe injuries at the Old Park Wood caravan park, near Gr
Boy, 4, dies in swimming pool tragedy
The News and Star / Posted 17 days ago
died after suffering severe injuries at the Old Park Wood caravan park, near Grange-over-Sands. Two ambulances from the North West Ambulance Service and an air ambulance were alerted to the emergency at around 3.56pm on Monday. A spokeswoman... Read more
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Daily Mail
Billionaire landowner the Duke of Westminster dies aged 64death but said: 'We are all in limbo, you will need to wait for our communicati
Billionaire landowner the Duke of Westminster dies aged 64
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
death but said: 'We are all in limbo, you will need to wait for our communications manager to ring you.' A spokesman for North West Ambulance Service confirmed there had been an 'incident' but refused to confirm any more details. He said a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Man dies after huge blast destroys family homewere blown out during the explosion. Manchester Evening NewsFirefighters at th
Man dies after huge blast destroys family home
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
were blown out during the explosion. Manchester Evening NewsFirefighters at the scene of the blast A spokeswoman for North West Ambulance Service confirmed that they were called to the scene at 5.07am and sent a "large resource team" to the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
A four-year-old child has died after an 'incident' at a south Lakes caravan parkboy had suffered severe injuries at the Old Park Wood caravan park, near Grange
A four-year-old child has died after an 'incident' at a south Lakes caravan park
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 18 days ago
boy had suffered severe injuries at the Old Park Wood caravan park, near Grange-over-Sands. Two ambulances from the North West Ambulance Service were alerted to the emergency at around 3.56pm on August 8. The police were also called to the... Read more
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International Business Times
Cumbria: 4-year-old boy injured in 'incident' at holiday park swimming pool dies in hospital was hurt at Old Park Wood in Grange-over-Sands just before 4 pm on Monday after
Cumbria: 4-year-old boy injured in 'incident' at holiday park swimming pool dies in hospital
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
was hurt at Old Park Wood in Grange-over-Sands just before 4 pm on Monday afternoon (8 August). Two ambulances from the North West Ambulance Service went to the site. Police arrived at around 4.40 pm. The boy was taken to Furness General... Read more
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The News and Star
Boy, 4, dies in swimming pool tragedy at Cumbrian caravan parkdied after suffering severe injuries at the Old Park Wood caravan park, near Gr
Boy, 4, dies in swimming pool tragedy at Cumbrian caravan park
The News and Star / Posted 18 days ago
died after suffering severe injuries at the Old Park Wood caravan park, near Grange-over-Sands. Two ambulances from the North West Ambulance Service and an air ambulance were alerted to the emergency at around 3.56pm on Monday. A spokeswoman... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Hero shopkeeper injured saving family from burning home before huge explosionto collapse at the front and back. Manchester Evening NewsFirefighters at the
Hero shopkeeper injured saving family from burning home before huge explosion
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
to collapse at the front and back. Manchester Evening NewsFirefighters at the scene of the blast A spokeswoman for North West Ambulance Service confirmed that they were called to the scene at 5.07am and sent a "large resource team" to the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Three seriously hurt as terrace house collapses in blastsaid she was "shocked" by what has happened and that her parents have "lost eve
Three seriously hurt as terrace house collapses in blast
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 18 days ago
said she was "shocked" by what has happened and that her parents have "lost everything" in the blast. A spokeswoman for North West Ambulance Service confirmed they were called at 5.07am and sent a "large resource team" to the scene. She said:... Read more
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The News and Star
Three seriously hurt as terrace house collapses in blastsaid she was "shocked" by what has happened and that her parents have "lost eve
Three seriously hurt as terrace house collapses in blast
The News and Star / Posted 18 days ago
said she was "shocked" by what has happened and that her parents have "lost everything" in the blast. A spokeswoman for North West Ambulance Service confirmed they were called at 5.07am and sent a "large resource team" to the scene. She said:... Read more
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SKY News
'At Least 10' Hurt As Blast Rips Through Homeexplosion. Gas and electricity supplies were turned off at the house and four
'At Least 10' Hurt As Blast Rips Through Home
SKY News / Posted 18 days ago
explosion. Gas and electricity supplies were turned off at the house and four neighbouring properties. A spokeswoman for North West Ambulance Service said they had sent a "large resource team" to the scene. Whiteacre Road and Clinton Street have... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Video shows devastation caused by house explosion in Ashtonit was obvious there had been an explosion in the house. "We helped them but t
Video shows devastation caused by house explosion in Ashton
Manchester Evening News / Posted 18 days ago
it was obvious there had been an explosion in the house. "We helped them but they were later treated by paramedics from North West Ambulance Service while we tackled the fire using covering jets. "We are now aware that there are at least 10... Read more
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The News and Star
Girl, 11, airlifted after wall fallshe needed to go to a specialist hospital, and so flew her to Alder Hey Childre
Girl, 11, airlifted after wall fall
The News and Star / Posted 18 days ago
she needed to go to a specialist hospital, and so flew her to Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool. "She has suspected spinal injuries but was stable on arrival." Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team and the North West Ambulance Service also attend... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Three seriously hurt as terrace house collapses in blastsaid she was "shocked" by what has happened and that her parents have "lost eve
Three seriously hurt as terrace house collapses in blast
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
said she was "shocked" by what has happened and that her parents have "lost everything" in the blast. A spokeswoman for North West Ambulance Service confirmed they were called at 5.07am and sent a "large resource team" to the scene. She said:... Read more
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