The owner of the Pinetrees cattery spoke of her devastation after a blaze ripped through the building last night.
A weeping Lynn Durnell said her own four cats were among the casualties:
We've contacted those involved. It's very hard. Four of the cats that died belonged to us. I'm devastated.
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TV favourite Cilla Black, who has died aged 72, gave viewers a "lorra, lorra laughs" during her long career.
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Blind Date and Surprise Surprise star Cilla Black,72, has died, according to reports.