Hoax Ambulance 999 calls and Hours Wasted 2020

Charlie Reynolds made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust

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Mae'r ymateb i'r cais hwn yn hwyr iawn. Yn ôl y gyfraith, ym mhob amgylchiad, dylai East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust fod wedi ymateb erbyn hyn. (manylion). Gallwch gwyno drwy yn gofyn am adolygiad mewnol.

Dear East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust,

I would like to ask how many hoax 999 ambulance calls were received in 2020 and how many hours were wasted on these hoax calls, again in 2020.

How much these hoax calls costed ??

Would you be able to tell me also which locations you were called to if possible?

Yours faithfully,


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FOI, East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust

Dear Amneet

Thank you for your email dated 27th January 2021 where you requested information regarding the East of England Ambulance Service.

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The ICO states "a first name or surname, provided in isolation, or a set of initials, will not be sufficient to meet this requirement".

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FoI Officer
East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust

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