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Families win compensation fight

They lost their lives in the name of duty - killed instantly when a factory packed with fireworks exploded as they battled a fire inside.

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East Sussex Fire & Rescue to 'carefully review' compensation ruling

The explosion at the Marlie Farm fireworks factory

East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service will 'carefully review' today’s High Court ruling on compensation following the Marlie Farm fire and fatal explosion.

Two long-serving members of ESFRS, Geoff Wicker and Brian Wembridge, lost their lives while attending the incident at Shortgate near Lewes, on December 3rd 2006

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