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CHESTER: Start them young

by Margaret Duggan

AFTER chatting to the regular volun­teer cleaners in St Mary’s, Liscard, in Chester diocese, and learning that more were needed, the eight-year-old twins Nathan and Samuel Budworth-Jones decided that they would like to help, too.

That was two years ago, and, at ten years old, they are still going along with their grandmother when she goes to do the church flowers. Now they have been joined by their little sister, who has been added to the cleaning rota. ...

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