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Horse power over petrol power

Lisa Wilde and her partner Dean Wiles have found a novel way to save money on fuel Photo: ITV Anglia

With the cost of fuel hitting record highs, a family from Essex has found a novel way of saving money while also making sure they can still get about.

Lisa Wilde and her partner Dean Wiles from Feering near Kelvedon have swapped their Land Rover for a horse and cart. Their trusty steeds get their three children to school, take them to the pub and even to the shops. The family say it has saved them hundreds of pounds so far.

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