12-year-old rescues family from fire

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Published by Max Salsbury for 24dash.com in Housing and also in Communities

A schoolgirl saved her family from a devastating fire at their social home. Courtney Ratcliffe, 12, led her four sisters out of the house and into the garden before taking them to a neighbour's property. Fire chiefs have praised the youngster’s heroic actions. And staff from Northwards Housing, which manages the home, and members of the community have rallied to help the family who lost all their belongings in the flames. The blaze started when a television caught fire in one of the bedr...

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