Forgotten officer honoured

A ceremony is being held in honour of police officer, James Gordon, killed in St Helens in the line of duty 120 years ago

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Officer honoured

A police officer who died in the line of duty has been remembered today 120 years after he was murdered.

PC James Gordon was 26 when he died after he was attacked trying to stop a factory break in.

Although his name and sacrifice was recorded in official archives, he was buried in an unmarked grave until now.

Our correspondent Ann O'Connor has the story.


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