Ambulance crews from Republic drafted to assist NI ambulance service

first_img Google+ DL Debate – 24/05/21 Pinterest WhatsApp Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Google+ Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Facebook Pinterest Ambulance crews from Republic drafted to assist NI ambulance service Ambulance crews from the Republic were drafted into Northern Ireland for a second night in a row on Saturday night.The issue arouse after the Northern Ireland Ambulance Service found itself stretched beyond capacity.On Saturday, a crew from was based at Altnagelvin Hospital in Derry.While on Friday another crew had to be based at Newry Ambulance Station.Both services have an understanding they will help each other out in special circumstances.A spokesperson for the Northern Ireland Ambulance Service says they were ten crews short on Saturday and they also had to use 8 private and voluntary ambulances to deal with non life threatening cases. Homepage BannerNewscenter_img Previous article‘Full to capacity’ Donegal Church has plans for new graveyard refusedNext articleNew scheme to assist communities improve local rivers launched News Highland News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter By News Highland – August 12, 2019 Facebook Twitter Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA WhatsApplast_img