Blogs from Police &
other Emergency Service Workers
Post A New Blog Story
Manage Your Blog
Set Display Name
on the 28
March 2010 at 22:10
- Posted in
Here's a link for an excellent programme 'Cutting Edge' which I managed to catch the other night:
Briefly it's about a couple of crews working the same Ambulance, 212 in this case, and doing the rounds in Reading. The normal reality stuff you'd imagine but this really succeeds because there's barely any voice over and the crew just tell it how it is. The majority of the serious jobs they seem to go to get called in to the police first and I did mentally tick off the jobs they were going to and sharing in their cynicism.
Half baked suicide attempt - Check
RTC with uncompliant 'driver' - Check
Male hit in face by 'friend' - Check
Drug addict female in need of another hit - Check
Street drinker unconscious in local park - Check
I loved the sense of tedium they left in, the sense of trying to pass the time in between jobs and using the black humour to do it. I particularly liked the poorly numbered houses and the frustration of trying to rush to a particular address - been there and done it!!
Watch it and enjoy! (Next week I'll tell you which films are on down your local Cinema and review them) ;)
This is it! National Air Ambulance Week
Posted on 21
Call 2: Assist Ambulance
Posted on 05
Call 23: Assist Ambulance 9th Feb 2012
Posted on 09
Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance Cleared to Fly
Posted on 12
Posted on 09
Man charged with assaulting paramedics and stealing ambulance
Posted on 19
Posted on 06
Land Ambulance Accident
Posted on 26
Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance Wins NatWest Community Force
Posted on 02
Call 149: Assist Ambulance 15th July 2011
Posted on 15
Latest Disgruntled Police Stories
Just when you think things are getting better...
I may be some time...
Policing Pledge... Policing what??!
Promotion makes your brain leak....
Blogs and short stories from those who look after everybody else. Police, Ambulance, Paramedics, Fire Fighters and Military Soldiers, they work tirelessly to help and protect us.
If you're an emergency service worker, start posting your stories and thoughts- don't worry you can post under a pseudonym if you like.
If you want your blog to be included on Emergency Shorts
Switch to Mobile Site
Imported Blog Posts Are © Their Respective Authors. All Other Content © 2019 Emergency Shorts