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Thieves Steal Brass Memorial Plaques

Monday October 6 2014




HEARTLESS criminals have ripped out brass plaques engraved in memory of people who have died.

More than half of the plaques were taken at The Limes golf course during an overnight vandalism incident on September 25.

Keith Dickinson, who captained the club when the memorial garden was set up in 1996, said: "I just couldn't believe it - I was shaking.

"They've taken eight or nine plaques, all of them engraved with the details of someone who has died.

"I just can't imagine someone melting these down when they've got those names on. It's just awful."

Anyone with information about the plaques should contact the club on 01226 380358, or police on 101.

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Reply Posted by Dr Debate on Tuesday October 7 2014 at 07:48
"Speechless"

Reply Posted by Ackerman on Tuesday October 7 2014 at 08:17
When caught name and shame them. Disgraceful behavior.

Reply Posted by genna on Thursday October 9 2014 at 13:48
And i hope they hang them too. As my grandads up there and we are hart broken over it . Hope they do find em and some one take they hands off .....

Reply Posted by Daz on Sunday October 12 2014 at 15:55
Pikeys have no morales or respect for anything, and we're building them new facilities....
Of course it's not known they are filthy gyppos but let"s be honest...it will be.

Reply Posted by X on Sunday October 12 2014 at 20:44
Smack rats Daz; even gypo's wouldn't stoop that low. Not for so little money.
They want their thieving hands chopped of.. !!