Plans submitted to repair Fleet church roof
Church leaders are hoping to replace stolen lead with stainless steel if planners agree.
St Mary Magdalene Church in Fleet was targeted by thieves at the start of the year when 80-90sqm of lead was stolen.
The church has now submitted a planning application to South Holland District Council to re-cover the north aisle with terne-coated stainless steel.
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