Channel 4's 999: What's Your Emergency?
The second series of the Channel 4 documentary 999:
What’s Your Emergency broadcast from 7 October 2013 features
our control room and frontline staff, along with staff from East of
England and East Midlands ambulance services.
As well as following crews and call takers as they went about
their jobs, film makers interviewed staff about the highs and lows
of their job. Each episode is based on a theme and covers call-outs
to young people, mental health, alcohol and older people. The
series aims to highlight the work of our crews and call takers and
give viewers a better understanding of the challenges we are
Filming took place over a four-week period in July from
Islington and Waterloo ambulance stations.
Staff featured in the documentary:
Watch the trailer
More information about the programme is available on
Channel 4’s website: http://www.channel4.com/programmes/999-whats-your-emergency
Channel 5's Soho Blues
Crews from Waterloo, Bloomsbury and Westminster ambulance
stations appeared on prime time TV in Channel 5’s Soho Blues.
The documentary showed how the Service deals
with a variety of 999 calls in and around the West End. Producers
filmed different crews and solo and cycle responders over a
five-week period, as well as staff in the emergency operations
More information can be
found on Channel 5’s
If you are interested in filming with us please contact our
London Ambulance Service NHS Trust
220 Waterloo Road
London SE1 8SD
Tel: 020 7783 2286
Fax: 020 7783 2120