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The Welsh Ambulance Service is asking you to use your ambulance service wisely. Please only call 999 in a life-threatening emergency.

‘999? I’ve stubbed my toe on the Christmas tree’

19/11/19 08:44

A MAN dialled 999 after a woman stubbed her toe on a Christmas tree. Another man called the Welsh Ambulance Service to wish his friends a merry Christmas, while one woman asked for help for a stinging sensation after shaving her bikini line. In more inappropriate 999 calls in the last year, one man asked for ambulance assistance to get into a locked church, while another called with toothache.

Dementia patients of the Welsh Ambulance Service to benefit from dementia cannula sleeves

12/11/19 10:05

Volunteers from charity Handmade for Dementia has started to send some of its knitted Dementia Cannula Sleeves for the Welsh Ambulance Service to be used on the road when helping dementia patients.

Welsh Ambulance Service celebrates its heroes at fourth annual Staff Awards at Cardiff City Hall

17/10/19 01:16

THE Welsh Ambulance Service honoured its staff and volunteers at its fourth annual Staff Awards ceremony last night (Wednesday 09 October 2019).

Helen Lumber, shortlisted for an Our Health Heroes Awards and Welsh Champion

05/09/19 12:36

Our colleague Helen Lumber has been shortlisted for one of the Our Health Heroes Awards and has been named as the Welsh champion in her category. You can vote to help win the National Prize!

WAST in numbers

714 Vehicles
479,444 Verified incidents
787,666 NEPTS journeys
301,640 Calls to NHS Direct Wales