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Insurance fears as churches count cost of metal theft

The company that insures almost all Anglican church buildings has warned that it will to have to stop offering full insurance against the risk of metal theft.

An average of seven churches a night are attacked by metal thieves, who target gutters, railings, plaques and other items.

Robert Pigott reports.

  • 23 Feb 2012
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