VIDEO: Life-saving equipment available in Mexborough

Shoppers in Mexborough who need assistance are being reminded there is potentially life-saving equipment available in the market hall.

Market trader Phil Toone, 60, is a trained first aid responder with the Yorkshire Air Ambulance and can operate a defibrillator machine located in the market.

Phil Toone, Market Trader.

Phil Toone, Market Trader.

He said: “If someone collapses or needs any other sort of emergency treatment, they should ring 999 but we can also offer assistance.

“I am a trained first responder and if someone needs to use the defibrillator machine, come in to the market and tell me.”