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West Mersea: Woman gets finger trapped in plug hole

22:23 29 January 2013

Archant

A FIRE crew in Essex has come to the aid of a woman after her finger became stuck in a plug hole.

Firefighters from West Mersea attended the incident at a property in Empress Avenue just after 5.30pm.

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  • Slow news day, is it??!!

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    Fi, Stowmarket

    Tuesday, January 29, 2013

  • So slow the journalist decided against discovering whether the drama had a successful conclusion. Perhaps the finger is still in the hole. No doubt we'll never know. Can't fault the accuracy of the headline, however. Smartly and rewardingly written.

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    Stow Chronicler

    Wednesday, January 30, 2013

  • Plugging the gaps in news?

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    Tom

    Wednesday, January 30, 2013

  • So slow the journalist decided against discovering whether the drama had a successful conclusion. Perhaps the finger is still in the hole. No doubt we'll never know. Can't fault the accuracy of the headline, however. Smartly and rewardingly written.

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    Stow Chronicler

    Wednesday, January 30, 2013

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