Heart attack victim thanks paramedics who saved his life

They serve more than four million people across the region, and now two of those people have said a very special thank-you to East Midlands Ambulance Service for their life-saving skills.

Simon Bakewell from Leicester suffered a heart attack while out walking with his family, just weeks after having a heart transplant. His heart stopped beating - but an off-duty crew managed to help bring him back to life. Callum Watkinson reports.

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Leicester Man Thanks Paramedics

Simon Bakewell from Leicester suffered a heart attack just weeks after having a heart transplant. His heart stopped beating - but an off-duty crew managed to help bring him back to life. Today he was able to say thank you.