Ambulance response times in Wales 'put patients at risk'
30 January 2013 Last updated at 19:24 GMT
Critically ill patients are being put at risk and urgent action is needed to sort out a struggling ambulance service.
That is the call from opposition parties after the latest statistics for December showed the ambulance service only managed to respond to 56.1% of the most urgent calls within eight minutes.
It has now failed to hit the Welsh government's target of responding to 65% for seven months in a row.
The target in England and Scotland is 75%.
Health correspondent Owain Clarke reports.