East Midlands Ambulance Service took hundreds of calls in first few hours of 2018

The Ambulance service covering Stamford and Rutland say they took over 1,000 calls in the first 6 hours of 2018.

East Midlands Ambulance Service say many were because people had too much to drink. 

But despite the big spike - they managed to answer each call within 2 seconds. 

They're still very busy - warning they don't have an unlimited supply of vehicles and have to prioritise life threaning cases. 
 

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