A shop owner in Barrow, who has been burgled more than 70 times, has started posting CCTV of the alleged crimes online.
Mr Hughes says he is getting a better response from the public than the police do.
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The former chancellor said a line connecting the east and west coasts must be planned for as the Government presses ahead with HS2.
Showery rain to start Wednesday, but an improving story. Freshening up for the rest of the week with a mix of sunshine & showers