Kids save diabetic dad with 999 call – and cereal!

Proud father Neil Sims owes his life to his two quick-thinking children who called NEAS for help. Mr Sims, a diabetic, collapsed in his South Shields home and lay all night, struggling to breathe, as he drifted in and out of consciousness. Luckily, his two children Kyra, 11, and Neil Jnr, 9, did all the right things when they found him the following morning. NEAS call handler Brian Emberson talked Kyra and Neil through the incident - and has now presented them with NEAS Certificates ...