AMBULANCE: No service

nbua-15-11-12-ambulance - Generic East Midlands Ambulance photo.
nbua-15-11-12-ambulance - Generic East Midlands Ambulance photo.

I have read that the town of Wooler doesn’t have an ambulance service.

I find it wrong to take the service away from a place like Wooler. It has a large population and Alnwick and Berwick are 16 miles from the place.

Wooler isn’t the only place to have an ambulance service removed.

Around 2005, the ambulance was withdrawn from Rothbury, which in those 10 years hasn’t been an advantage for Rothbury.

Rothbury and Wooler are both two remote places which should have this service, as the new hospital in Rothbury opened in November 2006, but I found the old hospital in Rothbury better