Tins of brown paint were thrown over an Emergency Ambulance in what is believed to be an on-going parking dispute between a local ambulance station and local residents
Thursday 12th July | by Cop(ex) | Connect with us on Twitter |
Startled & stunned Medics turned up to work this morning (13th July) only to find that one of their Emergency Ambulances had been covered in paint.
In pictures shared exclusively with our team of former emergency services personnel, an empty tin of paint can clearly be seen next to the Ambulance that was covered by unknown suspect(s) during the attack.
The Ambulance had been parked overnight outside of an ‘EMS Ambulance’ station on Marton Street, Skipton in Yorkshire.
Event Medical Services is one of the UK’s leading independent ambulance companies, providing Patient Transportation Services.
Their services including High Dependency, Outpatient/Discharge, A&E support, Paediatric, Bariatric, Repatriation and Long Distance.
EMS Ambulance are also subcontracted by Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust meaning that a vital resource key to the core function of the emergency services will now be taken out of service whilst it is repaired.
CLICK HERE to check out our hilarious range of over 65 comedy mugs! Global shipping is available!
According to our informant, who wished to remain anonymous, there has been a long-standing dispute between some local residents and the private ambulance station in relation to parking restrictions in the area.
Our informant said: “We have regular issues with the neighbours directly opposite our base as it’s on a tight street.
“They don’t like it when we’re parking outside or making any noise.
“They leave notes on our vehicles ( both personal vehicles and ambulances ) regularly.
“But we are shocked that someone has deemed it fit to cover one of our vehicles in paint, meaning that we have to take a vehicle off the road – a vehicle that is often used for High Dependency patient transfers”
The incident is believed to have occurred between 20:00 12th July – 07:00 13th July.
When we asked our informant how they felt having seen the damage they said ‘disgusted’.
Anyone who may have seen what happened, or knows anything about who may have been responsible, is encouraged to make contact with the Police on the non-emergency 101 number.
Police have been informed and investigations are currently on-going.
Needless to say, that we have a special place reserved for people who damage emergency vehicles in our popular fortnightly satirical digital magazine suitable entitled ‘S__ts & Giggles’.
whoever is responsible for this senseless attack, will be featured in the next issue of S__ts & Giggles.
You can subscribe to our unique £1-per-month ‘publication’ by clicking here
WHILST YOU ARE HERE: Don’t forget to subscribe to our popular fortnightly humour-filled eMagazine that contains the BEST and FUNNIEST material from across our vast network of highly-popular social media pages and groups which IS NOT shared online!
If you enjoy a giggle, then you will love our unique ‘publication’ and best of all, it only costs £1-per month to subscribe!!
Its our £1-per-month subscribers who enable us to keep doing what we do!
You can subscribe using any currency either with Paypal or with a debit/credit card! find out more by clicking here —>
If you have a story or video to share, then CLICK HERE to contact our team!
We are the only ‘news’ resource dedicated to sharing stories from the worlds emergency services and each member of our team has actually served on the front line of the emergency services/armed forces.
We don’t pretend to understand what we write about – we have actually experienced the many highs-and-lows of being on the front line.
Before you go...
WE NEED YOUR HELP.Here at Emergency Services News, we aim to tell you stories that the mainstream media are not interested in reporting. Whilst the MSM love to berate and ridicule the emergency services, who is there to report on the realities of serving on the front line?
Emergency Services News is currently a loss-making entity. But our team of volunteers, all former emergency services personnel, do not do it for the money.
We do it because we are sick and tired of the mainstream media constantly trying to undermine the men and women who put their lives on the line to keep you and your family safe.
How many MSM journalists who speak ill of the emergency services have actually dared to don the uniform and risk their own lives to save the life of a complete stranger? If you would like to help back our mission of reporting on fact-based news, then please consider helping to support us financially.
You can support emergency services news from as little as £1. It only takes a minute. Every contribution, however big or small, is vital for our future.
Please help us to continue to highlight the life-saving work of the emergency services, NHS and armed forces by becoming a supporter.