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Man, 93, in nine-hour ambulance wait

A woman has told how her father had a nine-hour wait for an ambulance after dialling 999.

Eira Weeks says her father Thomas Griffiths rang the emergency services at about midnight after suffering a water infection.

She called at his home near Tonypandy, Rhondda, the following morning and found him waiting for paramedics to arrive.

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