Mafia

The Lancashire hideaway of an Italian mafia boss

Gennaro Panzuto, Naples and Lancashire holiday park
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How did Naples criminal Gennaro Panzuto end up living in a quiet caravan park north of Preston?

Read his story.

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The Mafia tried to kill me

A national park director in Sicily describes his close shave
A national park director in Sicily, Giuseppe Antoci, describes a close shave last year when local mafia tried to assassinate him. He says he angered them by simply doing his job, trying to stop them stealing parkland at the Parco dei Nebrodi.

(Picture: Car of national park director Antoci with bullet holes, with an inset picture of Mr Antoci; Credit: Giuseppe Romeo/Antenna del Mediterraneo)