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'Swift response' sees grandad on the mend after heart attack

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A 70-year-old's trip to prepare his family's new holiday caravan turned into a race against time when he suffered a major heart attack.

Terry Hawes was at Pinewoods, in Wells, when he was suddenly taken ill last Wednesday and needed to be airlifted to hospital.

Mr Hawes and his wife Ann had just bought a new caravan for their family and had travelled up from their home in Hainford to kit it out with their dog Fern.

Mrs Hawes had nipped out for a walk with a friend.

He said: "We were going up for the first time to stock it up.

"I was feeling a bit unwell when they had gone and felt a bit faint. I did........

© Norwich Evening News

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