Real Rescues, Series 8 Episode guide

  1. Episode 20

    20/20 Some clean clothes mysteriously catch fire, and a woman overturns a car in her driveway.

    First broadcast: 06 Jul 2012

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  2. Episode 19

    19/20 A boy is swept out to sea, and a driver is carried down a flooded river in his car.

    First broadcast: 05 Jul 2012

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  3. Episode 18

    18/20 A paraglider crashes into some treetops, and a young climber is trapped by the tide.

    First broadcast: 04 Jul 2012

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  4. Episode 17

    17/20 A petrol tanker crashes into a bungalow, and there is a gravity-defying air rescue.

    First broadcast: 03 Jul 2012

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  5. Episode 16

    16/20 The celebration of the 999 emergency service, which began in London 75 years ago.

    First broadcast: 02 Jul 2012

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  6. Episode 15

    15/20 Including a woman who brings her husband back to life, and the dangers of table tennis.

    First broadcast: 29 Jun 2012

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  7. Episode 14

    14/20 A lifeboat races to rescue fishermen as their trawler sinks.

    First broadcast: 28 Jun 2012

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  8. Episode 13

    13/20 A desperate fight to save a man trapped by collapsing sand.

    First broadcast: 27 Jun 2012

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  9. Episode 12

    12/20 A fire rages through a flat while the occupiers sleep on unaware.

    First broadcast: 26 Jun 2012

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  10. Episode 11

    11/20 A row of houses explodes seconds after families are evacuated.

    First broadcast: 25 Jun 2012

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  11. Episode 10

    10/20 The trawler in danger of sinking in a dangerous stretch of water.

    First broadcast: 22 Jun 2012

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  12. Episode 9

    9/20 A man is run over whilst trying to warn drivers of icy roads.

    First broadcast: 21 Jun 2012

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  13. Episode 8

    8/20 Three people in a hot air balloon crash into electricity pylons.

    First broadcast: 20 Jun 2012

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  14. Episode 7

    7/20 A fire spreads from house to house, threatening an entire terrace.

    First broadcast: 19 Jun 2012

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  15. Episode 6

    6/20 A badly injured driver is treated using medical techniques developed for the battlefield.

    First broadcast: 18 Jun 2012

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  16. Episode 5

    5/20 Mountain rescuers fight bad weather to save a badly-injured walker.

    First broadcast: 15 Jun 2012

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  17. Episode 4

    4/20 A heart attack victim is saved by his friends with help from a Hollywood tough guy.

    First broadcast: 14 Jun 2012

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  18. Episode 3

    3/20 The team respond to a 999 call after a man collapses from a wasp sting.

    First broadcast: 13 Jun 2012

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  19. Episode 2

    2/20 The team come to the aid of a man who is trapped in his smoke-filled flat.

    First broadcast: 12 Jun 2012

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  20. Episode 1

    1/20 Doctors operate by the roadside on a woman biker whose life hangs in the balance.

    First broadcast: 11 Jun 2012

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