Memorial Christmas decorations vandalised at Norfolk hospice site

Memorial Christmas decorations have been cut down in a shocking attack at East Coast Hospice in Gorl

Memorial Christmas decorations have been cut down in a shocking attack at East Coast Hospice in Gorleston. Picture: Denise Bradley - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2016

Christmas decorations which were lit in memory of lost loved ones have been cut down at a Norfolk hospice site.

Every year the tree at East Coast Hospice in Gorleston is decorated in memorial Christmas decorations.

But a spokeperson for Norfolk Police said sometime between 3.45pm on Saturday, December 1 and 3.15pm on Tuesday, December 5, the lights were vandalised and no trespassing signs were damaged.

PC Grant Buchanan said: 'We will not tolerate any kind of criminal damage, but vandalism of this nature is particularly shocking and I am now appealing for anyone who may have information about the incident to contact police.'

Anyone with information should contact PC Grant Buchanan at Great Yarmouth Police Station on 101.


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