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Essex: Man resuscitated after heart attack in swimming pool

01 September, 2014 - 06:36
East of England Air Ambulance

East of England Air Ambulance


Doctors resuscitated a man who had a cardiac arrest while swimming in a leisure centre pool.


The East Anglian Air Ambulance was called to the leisure centre in Saffron Walden, Essex, on Sunday morning after the incident involving a man in his mid-50s.

Paramedics and the air crew revived the man before he was taken by land ambulance to Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge, for further treatment.

The Suffolk Police Helicopter

Negotiations to reduce Suffolk’s cost for using the police helicopter have made ‘limited progress’, according to the county’s police and crime commissioner.

Four released from bail

Four suspects arrested after a double stabbing in Leiston which left a 16-year-old boy and a man needing hospital treatment will not face prosecution.

Crime has risen by 11.1% in Colchester in the past year.

A senior policeman has reassured Colchester residents that the town is still safe as police figures reveal crime has risen by more than 10% in the borough.

Elizabeth is pictured in her adapted house in Suffolk. Elizabeth has MS.

Hundreds of disabled people in parts of Suffolk are facing unacceptable delays for vital adaptations to be done on their homes, an investigation can reveal.

Police cordon off Rose Lane after the incident

A man and a woman are due to appear in court after being accused of grievous bodily harm on a young man in Ipswich town centre.

The traffic light failure is causing delays in Leiston this morning

A traffic light failure is causing disruption on the B1122 in Leiston this morning.

Ipswich Crown Court.

A woman accused of threatening a group of schoolboys with a broken bottle at a Suffolk picnic site after they accused her of stealing a mobile phone has been found guilty by a jury of theft and having an offensive weapon.

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