That is up from 127 in the previous two years and 90 in the years before that, a Freedom of Information request found.

They include a pensioner who died after waiting 50 minutes for an East Midlands ambulance — as five other response vehicles had broken down.

Another patient died of a heart attack after a South Central ambulance went to the wrong address.

Reported by The Sun. You can read the full story here. 

I am a journalist and author. I am a journalist at the UK edition of WIRED magazine. In 2015, my first book Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists, was published. My second book Reed Hastings: Building Netflix, was published in March 2020. I created FOI Directory in 2012 and have maintained it in my spare time ever since.