A Northampton man was brought back to life by surgeons after his heart stopped for an hour and 20 minutes.
Mechanic John Thomson suffered a massive heart attack at his home in May.
He was clinically dead for longer than football star Fabrice Muamba but first paramedics, and then hospital staff, refused to give up on him.
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Rain this morning will clear to sunny spells and scattered showers this afternoon.
A film put together by UNISON has highlighted the growing pressures ambulance staff in the East of England are facing.
Outbreaks of rain, heavy at times, tomorrow morning will clear to showers by the afternoon.