Lead thefts warning

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Roof where lead has been stolen

We have recently been informed of several instances locally where bits of lead have been stolen from roofs where the flashing is relatively low-down and easily accessible.

The advice is to check regularly any such lead flashing because of the problems that can arise if a theft goes unnoticed and rain gets into unprotected areas of roofs etc.

Obviously, if anyone observes such thefts taking place, the police should be informed.

 

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