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Anger and disbelief

PUBLISHED: 11:25 09 September 2002 | UPDATED: 12:36 03 March 2010

NO, NO, NO.

That was the response today as anger built up towards local and national and local politicians as Suffolk's marine firefighting unit entered the last 10 days of its existence.

NO, NO, NO.

That was the response today as anger built up towards local and national and local politicians as Suffolk's marine firefighting unit entered the last 10 days of its existence.

The unit is due to be disbanded on Thursday week – leaving Kent and Lincolnshire as the only fire services on the east coast with a marine unit.

Since we launched our call for the service to be saved on Saturday, there has been disbelief that such a vital safety net should be threatened for the sake of a few pounds.

See tonight's Evening Star for full story…


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