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Rare footage of Earl Beatty's Brooksby Hall hospital

Rare footage has emerged of a World War One hospital owned by a sea admiral who was credited with masterminding Britain's anti-submarine strategy.

Earl Beatty's home, Brooksby Hall, in Leicestershire, which is now an agricultural college, was used during the conflict to help injured sailors.

Dominic Heale reports for East Midlands Today.

  • 03 Jun 2014
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