‘Protect our graves’ plea in Nelson

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A group of angry Nelson residents are demanding Pendle Council takes action to stop the damage being done to graves in the town’s cemetery in Walton Lane.

Two weeks ago, we reported how ornaments left on the grave of baby Jayden Frear were being repeatedly stolen – but it seems the problem is more widespread.

Neil McGowan, whose mother Sarah is buried in the cemetery and whose grave is visited by his father Peter three times a day, is campaigning for action to remedy the situation.


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