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999 Lifesavers


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A new ten-part series featuring true stories of heroism and bravery, presented by Michael Buerk and Juliet Morris.
This week, the woman who fell into a canal, a horse riding accident, plus advice from London's Soho Fire Brigade on what to do when an emergency siren goes off behind you when you're driving and information on what to do if you are first on the scene of a car accident. See today's choices. Executive producer Andy Batten-Foster; Series producer Clare Pizey
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999 Lifesavers
8.00pm BBC 1
Twenty-three year old Elizabeth Bowden was cycling along the Manchester Ship Canal when she lost control of her bike and fell in. It was only due to a series of happy accidents that she didn't drown: she was spotted by a passer-by who alerted the lock keeper who managed, with a colleague, to haul her out and give her the kiss of life.
999 Lifesavers is back with the now familiar blend of nail-biting reconstructions and useful information, which should hopefully turn us into a nation of heroic rescuers prepared to spring into action. Michael Buerk and Juliet Morris present as usual.


Presenter: Michael Buerk
Presenter: Juliet Morris
Series Producer: Clare Pizey
Executive Producer: Andy Batten-Foster

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