"Luckiest woman alive" saved by off-duty paramedic after suffering heart-attack on a running machine

Mark saves the day in gym drama

An off-duty NEAS paramedic has been hailed a hero after saving the life of a woman who suffered a cardiac arrest while on a running machine.

Seven-year-old Lauren saves mum with 999 call

County Durham schoolgirl raises alarm after mum collapses at wheel

A SEVEN-YEAR-OLD girl who calmly dialled 999 for an ambulance after her diabetic mother blacked out at the wheel has been praised by paramedics.

NEAS venture aimed at keeping evening city-goers safe to star in new Channel 5 series

Newcastle's "Safe Haven" gets national exposure

A mobile unit in Newcastle which offers a "port-in-a-storm" for night-time visitors to the city is to feature in a Channel Five programme on Monday 7th April.

North East phone app could save bikers lives

Ambulance service backs local innovation

A new phone app which helps the North East Ambulance Service locate motorcyclists involved in an accident - even if they are incapacitated - could save 1,000s of lives.

Take a virtual tour of one of our ambulances


Normally, the last thing you would ever want to see is the inside of an ambulance. But now, thanks to technology, you can have a peek about from the comfort of your own chair. 

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The North East Ambulance Service has developed an interactive virtual tour that helps people better understand the role of frontline crews and the life-saving equipment they use.

Take a 360 degree look around an ambulance

 Click here to take the tour




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