Close Calls: On Camera

April 2019

Series 7: Episode 10

3.0 0 x
A dad with two young children calls for help, then fights for his life when what appeared to be a sore throat worsens and becomes sepsis.

Series 7: Episode 9

3.0 1 x
A drone searches for a British climber missing in the Himalayas.

Series 7: Episode 8

4.0 1 x
A 79 year-old celebrates his birthday with a tandem skydive, but the main chute fails to open.

Series 7: Episode 7

4.0 1 x
An eight-year-old boy has a freak accident on his scooter, and a doctor is forced to operate at the scene.

Series 7: Episode 6

3.0 1 x
A flight over the Dorset coast becomes a terrifying ordeal when a small plane loses power.

Series 7: Episode 5

4.0 1 x
Today, a daughter dials 999 when her father has a cardiac arrest, and coastguard volunteers come to the rescue of a climber who has fallen from a cliff in Wales.

Series 7: Episode 4

3.0 1 x
Today, two workmates leap into a harbour to save a drowning man, a mum falls asleep at the wheel, and a hiker captures an alarming moment when a cliff collapses in front of her

Series 7: Episode 3

4.0 2 x
Today, a paralympian takes off in a para-motor plane, but a problem brings him crashing to earth. Also today, a pub landlady rushes to alert a regular whose home is ablaze.

Series 7: Episode 2

3.0 0 x
Today, a dramatic rescue by the Royal Navy saves the lives of 14 people on board a yacht that’s lost its mast in a mid Atlantic storm.

Series 7: Episode 1

4.0 2 x
Today, a driver opens his car door, sending a young motorcyclist into the path of a bus, and a mum-to-be calls 999 after suffering massive blood loss.
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