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95-year-old RAF veteran who survived Lancaster Bomber crash remembers crew members who never made it

An RAF veteran has had a chance to see a restored Lancaster bomber and pay his respects to the friends he lost.

95-year-old Eddie Humes from Worksop was a navigator during the Second World War and was only one of a crew of 7 to survive when his plane was shot down, today he visited the Aviation Heritage Centre in Lincolnshire.



Worksop fire being treated as arson

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A building in Worksop which was destroyed by a fire on Monday is now thought to have been started deliberately.

Around six crews from Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue attended the former gym on Ryton Street and are continuing to make the building safe.

Officers are particularly keen to speak to two slim built men seen wearing dark clothing and carrying what looked like a holdall at around 2.55am on Newcastle Street.

Read more: Disruption in Worksop due to fire at former gym

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