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Joint operation between firearms experts and police ends

A joint operation between military firearms experts and Lincolnshire Police has finished.

Police say the weapons are being seized to maintain and ensure public safety Credit: ITV News

It has taken several days to take firearms held by a registered dealer at Faldingworth after licenses were revoked by the Home Office under the Firearms Act.

Police say that the weapons are being seized to maintain and ensure public safety.

There will be an ongoing police investigation into the items that were seized.



Marc Sneyd to stay at Hull FC until end of 2019

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Scrum half Marc Sneyd will remain at Hull FC until the end of 2019 after the club took up the option of a two-year extension to his current deal.

Sneyd, who joined the Airlie Birds in 2015, has been an integral part of Lee Radford’s side and was man of the match in Hull’s 2016 Challenge Cup final triumph over Warrington Wolves.

The former Salford Red Devils and Castleford Tigers man also bagged the Hull FC Player of the Year award and won the Super League Top Gun accolade for the kicker with the highest conversion rate.

He surpassed 200 goals in FC colours at the end of 2016 was name Super League Player of the Month for June last season, too.

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