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Saturday July 18, 1998

Quick thinking

A nine-year-old boy is improving in hospital in Glasgow after a youth may have saved his life by giving him the kiss of life. The injured boy had fallen off the roof of the Douglas Hotel in Brodick on Wednesday. Andrew Kirk, who has just left school in Kilmaurs and is working at the Douglas Hotel over the summer, discovered the boy lying on the ground with a huge lump on his head. Seeing another boy on the roof in hysterics, he realised the boy had fallen. Realising that the boy was falling in and out of consciousness he alerted others to raise the alarm and recognising that the boy needed immediate treatment, he decided to act.

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