Nottinghamshire Police hail gun amnesty a success

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Selection of firearms collected during recent amnesty Photo: Nottinghamshire Police

Police in Nottinghamshire have hailed their recent gun amnesty a success.

Dozens of illegal weapons, including antique pistols and air rifles, have been handed in over the last fortnight, at police stations across the county.

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Selection of firearms collected during recent amnesty Credit: Nottinghamshire Police

It had been ten years since the last amnesty was held, following a series of high-profile shootings across Nottingham.