Back up to: Real Rescues
20/20 Some clean clothes mysteriously catch fire, and a woman overturns a car in her driveway.
19/20 A boy is swept out to sea, and a driver is carried down a flooded river in his car.
18/20 A paraglider crashes into some treetops, and a young climber is trapped by the tide.
17/20 A petrol tanker crashes into a bungalow, and there is a gravity-defying air rescue.
16/20 The celebration of the 999 emergency service, which began in London 75 years ago.
15/20 Including a woman who brings her husband back to life, and the dangers of table tennis.
14/20 A lifeboat races to rescue fishermen as their trawler sinks.
13/20 A desperate fight to save a man trapped by collapsing sand.
12/20 A fire rages through a flat while the occupiers sleep on unaware.
11/20 A row of houses explodes seconds after families are evacuated.
10/20 The trawler in danger of sinking in a dangerous stretch of water.
9/20 A man is run over whilst trying to warn drivers of icy roads.
8/20 Three people in a hot air balloon crash into electricity pylons.
7/20 A fire spreads from house to house, threatening an entire terrace.
6/20 A badly injured driver is treated using medical techniques developed for the battlefield.
5/20 Mountain rescuers fight bad weather to save a badly-injured walker.
4/20 A heart attack victim is saved by his friends with help from a Hollywood tough guy.
3/20 The team respond to a 999 call after a man collapses from a wasp sting.
2/20 The team come to the aid of a man who is trapped in his smoke-filled flat.
1/20 Doctors operate by the roadside on a woman biker whose life hangs in the balance.