Junior Paramedics is a British television series that was first broadcast on BBC Three from 27 February to 8 April 2014. The series follows paramedics on a six-week placement with East Midlands Ambulance Service.[1] The nine junior paramedics are Lucy Wright, Bryn Griffiths, Stephanie Cook, Lucy Mellor, Max Brufton, Amy Allen, Ashley Strawbridge, Victoria Hilditch, and Nick Bailey.[2]

Junior Paramedics
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Also known as'Junior Paramedics: Your Life in Their Hands'
GenreFactual
Narrated byJason Done
Opening theme
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original language(s)English
No. of series1
No. of episodes7 (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s)Ceri Aston
Production location(s)Northamptonshire & Leicestershire
Editor(s)Darrell Olsen
Running time60 minutes
Release
Original networkBBC Three
Picture format16:9 1080i
Audio formatStereo
Original release27 February (2014-02-27) –
8 April 2014 (2014-04-08)
Chronology
Preceded byJunior Doctors: Your Life in Their Hands
External links
Website

ProductionEdit

The series was commissioned by Zai Bennett, controller of BBC Three, and Sean Hancock, the controller of entertainment commissioning.[1][3] The executive producer is Ceri Aston.[1] Sean Hancock said: "Junior Paramedics and No Country For Young Men both promise to be thought provoking and exciting series about young people in the UK trying to find their place in the world."[1]

Episode listEdit

Every episode is following the Junior Paramedics for one week of their six weeks placement. Episode 7 is a recap of the previous six episodes.

# Title Original air date
1"Episode 1"27 February 2014 (2014-02-27)
2"Episode 2"6 March 2014 (2014-03-06)
3"Episode 3"13 March 2014 (2014-03-13)
4"Episode 4"20 March 2014 (2014-03-20)
5"Episode 5"27 March 2014 (2014-03-27)
6"Episode 6"3 April 2014 (2014-04-03)
7"Episode 7"8 April 2014 (2014-04-08)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "BBC Entertainment Production North announces three new commissions". BBC. 7 August 2013. Retrieved 24 October 2013.
  2. ^ "Meet the Junior Paramedics". BBC. Retrieved 27 February 2014.
  3. ^ Parry, Caroline (8 August 2013). "BBC orders social experiment and Paramedics series". Broadcast Now. Retrieved 23 February 2014.

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