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The late Sir Edward Heath's home in Salisbury may close

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When he died five years ago, Sir Edward Heath left his Salisbury home to the nation.

The former prime minister hoped Arundells would give the public a better understanding of his life and achievements.

But now, campaigners are trying to save it from closure.

The Trustees say the cost of running the house as a visitor attraction is too high and the house and all its contents should be sold off.

The BBC's Jon Kay reports.

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