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Cat alerts owner about house fire

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A pet cat has been hailed a hero after waking a Berkshire engineer when a fire broke out at his bungalow.

Engineer Andrew Williams was asleep when the fire broke out at his bungalow in Bracknell, but his neighbour's cat Hugo came through a cat-flap and raised the alarm by clawing at the father-of-two's face.

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