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Plymouth cemetery volunteers win award


A cemetery may be an unlikely place for a voluntary group but one group in Plymouth has won the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service for its work.

Eleven years ago the company which ran Ford Park Cemetery in Plymouth went into administration, many local people wanted the council to take it over, but in the end a panel of volunteers set up a trust.

Now the overgrown graves have become heritage trails and the cemetery has exhibitions and a cafe.

BBC Spotlight's Jenny Walrond has been for a look around and met Dr Henry Will and Pat Luxford from the trust.

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