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#Quick Thinking

# quick-thinking - Friday 30 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie UK girl (4) receives award for helping to save mother with 999 call Quick Thinking

UK girl (4) receives award for helping to save mother with 999 call

Kaitlyn Wright was able to direct emergency services to their home in Dorset.

# quick-thinking - Monday 26 March, 2018

Ex-Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel stopped from swallowing tongue by team-mate Quick Thinking This post contains videos

Ex-Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel stopped from swallowing tongue by team-mate

There were worrying scenes as the Slovakia captain lay on the ground, but he has thankfully recovered.

# quick-thinking - Monday 25 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Pensioner saves bus from plunging into ravine in Austrian Alps Quick Thinking

Pensioner saves bus from plunging into ravine in Austrian Alps

Nine people were hospitalised in the accident.

# quick-thinking - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Watch: Former England striker hailed a hero after rescuing children from yacht Leading By Example This post contains videos

Watch: Former England striker hailed a hero after rescuing children from yacht

James Beattie didn’t hesitate when confronted with a crisis.

# quick-thinking - Thursday 23 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'She's not breathing': Boy (4) uses Siri to call emergency services to save mother London This post contains videos

'She's not breathing': Boy (4) uses Siri to call emergency services to save mother

Once through to emergency services, the boy was able to say what his address was.

# quick-thinking - Friday 3 March, 2017

Gabi bitten by Torres as Deportivo doctor praises Atletico duo for quick-thinking

The midfielder was bitten by his unconscious team-mate as he tried to stop him from swallowing his tongue.

# quick-thinking - Saturday 4 February, 2017

This clever Scotland lineout sums up everything that was wrong with Ireland's first half Quick Thinking This post contains videos

This clever Scotland lineout sums up everything that was wrong with Ireland's first half

Alex Dunbar was just left standing unopposed in the lineout.

# quick-thinking - Saturday 28 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Off-duty soldier rescues 1-year-old nephew after he fell into the freezing River Barrow Heroism

Off-duty soldier rescues 1-year-old nephew after he fell into the freezing River Barrow

Michael Lyons’ quick reaction could have made the difference between life and death for 18-month-old Max.

# quick-thinking - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Parent and baby rescued from roof after fire breaks out at Dublin house Quick Thinking

Parent and baby rescued from roof after fire breaks out at Dublin house

Dublin Fire Brigade praised the parent’s “quick thinking”.

# quick-thinking - Friday 1 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie These smart kids made a human arrow to point a police helicopter towards two burglars Crime Fighters This post contains videos

# quick-thinking - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

Chris Johnson turned this play which seemed dead into a 62-yard run

The Cardinals beat the Ravens to go 5-2 overnight.

# quick-thinking - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Pensioners trapped thief in shop he was trying to rob Quick Thinking

Pensioners trapped thief in shop he was trying to rob

Ron Smith (78) and Robert Anderson (72) have been given a bravery award.

# quick-thinking - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Irish man saves a woman's life on a London street Lifesaver

Irish man saves a woman's life on a London street

John Reidy reacted when he saw a woman going into a cardiac arrest.

# quick-thinking - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Watch this biker's incredible escape by sliding under a truck Hollywood-style Quick Thinking

# quick-thinking - Monday 31 March, 2014

Ukrainian soccer player saves opponent who swallows his tongue

Jaba Kankava was the hero in yesterday’s game.

# quick-thinking - Sunday 15 December, 2013

adidas had this clever ad ready to go when Andy Murray won Sports Personality

We tip our hats to the advertising men.

# quick-thinking - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

NFL rookie on his way to training saves family, dog from burning car

Yesterday wasn’t your average Tuesday for Jonathan “Tig” Willard…

# quick-thinking - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Yeovil mock up their own 'Royal Baby' notice to announce loan signing

“Yeovil Town Football Club was safely delivered of a loan defender at 1pm today.” Somebody get Kay Burley on the phone.

# quick-thinking - Thursday 28 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: How the hell did he dodge that? Quick Thinking This post contains videos

VIDEO: How the hell did he dodge that?

Reflexes of a cat. A CAT we said.

# quick-thinking - Friday 16 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Dodging a runaway truck? No problem for THIS driver Quick Thinking This post contains videos

VIDEO: Dodging a runaway truck? No problem for THIS driver

Give this motorist a medal.

# quick-thinking - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Girl grabs wheel when grandfather dies while driving Quick Thinking

Girl grabs wheel when grandfather dies while driving

Twelve-year-old Miranda Bowman steered the pickup truck into trees.

# quick-thinking - Sunday 6 May, 2012

VIDEO: Footballer scores as opposition team celebrates Quick Thinking This post contains videos

VIDEO: Footballer scores as opposition team celebrates

A game between Unión and River took a bizarre turn recently following the latter side’s overly enthusiastic reaction to a goal.

# quick-thinking - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

VIDEO: How this shot didn't cross the line, we will never know

When you’re losing 5-1, these are the ones you really need to go in for you.

# quick-thinking - Friday 13 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Desperate woman in Dublin saved by emergency team... in Oklahoma Quick Thinking

Desperate woman in Dublin saved by emergency team... in Oklahoma

911 dispatchers in the US scrambled to trace the woman’s international call.

# quick-thinking - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: 13-year-old boy saves school bus as driver passes out Pupil Of The Month This post contains videos

VIDEO: 13-year-old boy saves school bus as driver passes out

Quick-thinking pupil Jeremy Wuitschick managed to guide the bus to a stop – as this clip shows…

# quick-thinking - Monday 28 November, 2011

WATCH: Peter Stringer intercepts James O'Connor's conversion attempt Quick Thinking This post contains videos

WATCH: Peter Stringer intercepts James O'Connor's conversion attempt

The Australian dwelled on his kick for a few seconds too long and the canny Munster man duly intervened.