Pensioner dies after waiting 40 hours for ambulance

The Herald

This exclusive published on September 16 revealed the harrowing story of Gerard Brown, who died at home 40 hours after his family - and subsequently his GP - called for an ambulance. Such was the shock and disgust over the case led First Minister's Questions at the Scottish Parliament that day, and led to the Scot Govt calling in Army support:

The story was universally reproduced by other print and broadcast media in Scotland, as well as being included that day the main BBC News at 6pm/10pm