Protecting pumpkins

Pumpkin patrols have been introduced in the New Forest after one farm has been targeted twice.

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Thieves smash pumpkins in the run up to Halloween

Video. It is October and the countdown to Halloween has begun. But for some farmers, it is not growing pumpkins that concerns them, it's stopping people stealing them. One farm on the edge of the New Forest has been targeted twice in the last week.

The owners say they have had to step up security in order to protect their crop. Martin Dowse reports.

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