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Mental health awareness: suicide

Sally Jenkins and Helen Jenkins. Photo: Sally Jenkins

In the first of our Mental Health Awareness Week reports, we focus on the issue of suicide.

163
Number of suicides in Cumbria between 2011 and 2013.
113
Number of suicides in Dumfries and Galloway between 2009 and 2013.
84
Number of suicides in Scottish Borders between 2009 and 2013.

Sally Jenkins, from Newbiggin, lost her daughter, Helen.

She's now raising funds for Papyrus, a young person's suicide prevention charity.

Paul Crone has this report: