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11/2 is European Emergency Number Day


You may not have been anticipating it but this Thursday is European Emergency Number Day! Not only that, it’s the 25th anniversary of its introduction. In 1991, on the 11th of February, 112 was introduced as the European emergency number. It can be used across all 28 member states including Britain, as well as in many other countries such as:

  • Andorra
  • Iceland
  • Monaco
  • Norway
  • Switzerland
  • Turkey
  • …and more!

Click here to find out more about 112.