999: What's Your Emergency?

This episode explores how parents decide on how much freedom to give young children. Includes a mum who discovers her eight-year-old has been playing in woods used by drug users.

First shown: 4 Sep 2017 Strong language This programme is subtitled This programme is audio described

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