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Several people have come forward to help a woman who lost all the money she had saved up to buy a headstone for her mother's grave - when the firm she had paid for the tribute collapsed.
Margaret Wallace, from Shepherdswell, near Dover, paid more than a thousand pounds to Simply Memorials, who then went bust. Meridian viewers have offered money and assistance since seeing her story on Meridian Tonight.
Mike Dewar from the Memorial Awareness Board spoke to Sangeeta earlier tonight. She asked him how common it was for firms like Simply Memorials to go bust?
She scrimped and saved for three years to give her mother's grave the headstone it deserved. But grief has turned to anger for a woman in Kent after the company she paid the money to went bust.
And Margaret Wallace is not alone - dozens of other people around the country have lost thousands of pounds after the collapse of Simply Memorials. She lost more than a thousand pounds. From Dover, David Johns reports.