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2014/12/18 17:23
2014/12/18 17:23
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THE death of a woman who was found with fatal stab wounds in her chest is now being treated as non-suspicious, police say. The North West Ambulance Service called police to an address on Lord Street,...
2014/12/18 17:23
2014/12/18 17:23
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2014/12/18 05:13
2014/12/18 05:13
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... got its own drunk tank to keep boozy revellers out of A&E. The Alcohol Recovery Centre will allow drinkers to sleep off their stupor and get a shower before heading back home – rather than adding...
2014/12/17 15:43
2014/12/17 15:43
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... Liverpool is the latest to feel the strain as winter bites the NHS across Merseyside. Bosses at the hospital say their A&E department is being hit by an “unprecedented” rise in the number of young...
2014/12/17 05:16
2014/12/17 05:16
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Under-pressure hospitals in Merseyside are struggling with the “unprecedented” demand on A&E departments over the festive period. Angela Kelly, interim director of nursing and quality at the...
2014/12/16 16:18
2014/12/16 16:18
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A two-year-old boy who started choking on a chicken nugget in McDonald's was saved by a heroic mystery man performing the Heimlich manoeuvre. mystery man came to the rescue when a two-year-old boy...
2014/12/16 07:56
2014/12/16 07:56
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A Merseyside driver has told of the horrific moment a tyre on his car exploded on the M62 flipping his vehicle over. Jaime Sullivan, 28, was lucky to escape with just an injured arm following the...
2014/12/15 15:58
2014/12/15 15:58
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PEOPLE in need of care have been urged to only call 999 if there is a possible risk to life, or if somebody is seriously ill. The North West Ambulance Service said it is struggling to deal with the...
2014/12/15 13:19
2014/12/15 13:19
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DRIVEN crazy by gridlocked roads? Then you are not alone - especially on the A6042 through Salford and Manchester. The road through Salford and along Trinity Way is one of the of slowest stretches of...
2014/12/15 11:22
2014/12/15 11:22
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A woman has suffered head injuries after being knocked down near the train station in Trinity Street. The woman, thought to be in her 30's, was hit by a Toyota Avensis while crossing from Thynne...
2014/12/15 09:21
2014/12/15 09:21
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A woman was thrown off a horse in a crash with a car on a busy roundabout in Police said the 49-year-old was riding along Telegraph Road in Thurstaston when the horse was in collision with a black...
2014/12/14 21:19
2014/12/14 21:19
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Ambulance chiefs are continuing their plea to people to only dial 999 in a real emergency after receiving an ‘unprecedented’ number of calls. On Saturday afternoon, bosses at the North West Ambulance...
2014/12/13 18:19
2014/12/13 18:19
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Villagers have this afternoon spoken of their shock after a 48-year-old woman was found dead in a house. Police and paramedics were called to the end-terrace house on Moor End Road, in Mellor, at 5am...
2014/12/12 16:20
2014/12/12 16:20
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Ambulances around the country will need to carry a fully stocked life-saving paediatric kit following the death of a nine-month-old baby in Stockport. The coroner stated all vehicles should have...
2014/12/12 14:36
2014/12/12 14:36
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The death of a man hit by a train in British Transport Police say they are still working to identify the man, killed after being struck on the line near New Brighton station. Officers have confirmed...
2014/12/12 12:23
2014/12/12 12:23
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BOLTON people are being passed from ‘pillar to post’ by an NHS helpline, according to critics. Jack Firth, chairman of Healthwatch Bolton, raised concerns about the NHS 111 telephone line at the...
2014/12/12 07:22
2014/12/12 07:22
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DETECTIVES probing an attack which left a Farnworth dog walker in a coma are investigating whether a second assault may be linked to it. A 32-year-old man had to have surgery on a serious head injury...
2014/12/11 14:58
2014/12/11 14:58
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THE ambulance service that covers East Lancashire has received a ‘very encouraging’ inspection report from the official health watchdog, although a number of concerns have also been noted. The Care...
2014/12/10 11:13
2014/12/10 11:13
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Last updated at 11:02, Wednesday, 10 December 2014 A DAD has been charged with manslaughter following the death of his teenage son. Kevin Morton appeared before Furness Magistrates’ Court yesterday...
2014/12/08 17:22
2014/12/08 17:22
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A DOG walker was left in a coma after being brutally attacked in Farnworth. The 32-year-old man was hit over the head from behind at about midnight on Friday night in Begonia Avenue while walking his...
2014/12/08 15:54
2014/12/08 15:54
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Last updated at 15:46, Monday, 08 December 2014 A farmer, who heard his thigh bone break, met the crew from the Great North Air Ambulance Service who helped him. Doctor Chris Smith, paramedic Terry...
2014/12/18 17:23
2014/12/18 17:23
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