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999

The universal emergency number in the UK, which can be dialed from any phone free of charge. It is equivalent to US 911, 112 in much of Europe, and so on.
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Please only ring 999 in an emergency so we can help the people who really need us.
These are just some of the examples of the ridiculous calls which have prompted a plea from police chiefs to only dial 999 in an emergency as part of their #Dont-TieUpTheLine campaign.
She then used this information to find a contact number for our museum and this eventually led to her speaking to a member of the rescue team who advised her to dial 999 immediately.
SU-DOKU 5 NUMBER CLUES 0901 736 7688 (70p/call) ROI 1515 999 078 ([euro]1/call) SU-DOKU FULL SOLUTIONS 0900 586 4623 (60p/min) ROI 1550 999 684 ([euro]0.
Officials urge the public to use only 901 for non-emergency issues, and leave the 999 line open for emergency calls.
Jill, 36, of Fenham, Newcastle, who has worked as a 111 call handler since 2013 and began working on 999 in September last year, was so impressed with the way that Luke handled the call that she decided to put him forward for a commendation certificate.
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Mumsnet CEO Justine Roberts said: "Nobody wants to think about the circumstances in which their child might need to call 999, but as Elleemae's story shows, it can literally be a lifesaver.
We appeal to the public not to call 999 except in emergencies," he said.
A third woman called 999 to say she had just got out of a taxi and left her handbag in it.
AMBULANCE crews and hospital emergency department staff in Wales are being hampered by a string of daft 999 calls for help, a top doctor warned yesterday.
WEST Yorkshire Police have released a recording of prank 999 call to warn against the misuse of police time.