Housing staff save Christmas after elderly tenant is burgled

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Published by Max Salsbury for 24dash.com in Housing

Staff at a housing association have rallied round after a terminally ill tenant had her Christmas gifts burgled. Thieves broke into 87-year-old Christina Hewitt's home and stole Christmas presents meant for her grandchildren. The crooks also stole £1,000 in savings, meaning she was unable to replace the gifts. But after seeing Mrs Hewitt’s story on the local news, kind-hearted staff at Northwards Housing donated their spare cash and raised enough money to replace most of the stolen pr...

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