999: What's Your Emergency?

This episode examines what happens when members of the public take the law into their own hands, and the dramatic consequences the emergency services have to deal with

First shown: 14 Aug 2017 Strong language and medical scenes some viewers may find upsetting This programme is subtitled

Next on TV

Channel 4 Mon 28 Aug, 9pm Series 4 Episode 5

Profiles

  • Glenn Radford

    Glenn Radford, age 34, Paramedic at Beechdale station, Nottinghamshire

  • Jess Kyle

    Jess Kyle, QSAP (Qualified Student Ambulance Paramedic)

  • Joanne Pugsley

    Joanne Pugsley, age 49, Paramedic at Waterlook Ambulance Station

  • Tommy Lemon

    Tommy Lemon, age 33 works is a Paramedic at Waterloo Ambulance Station

Article

The history of BT's 999, the world's oldest emergency call service, which entered its 75th year on Saturday 30 June 2012

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Article

A clinical coordinator for the East of England Ambulance Service, writes about a Saturday night shift in one of the Trust’s control rooms