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Why is the Land Rover the second most stolen vehicle in the country? And discovering the Middle Ages graffiti in Bodiam Castle and Sissinghurst Castle in Kent.


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Gone in 60 minutes, why land Rovers are being stolen to order in Kent

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and Sussex. It is not just a car that people drive, it is a car that

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they love and cherish and the impact from these people, when they have

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had it stolen, it is like losing your dog. The Brighton teenager who

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fought had cancer on YouTube. It was something that she needed to do,

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something that she wanted to do. I think she wanted to share with the

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world. And we go looking for medieval graffiti in the castles of

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the south-east. To find something like this in a castle is rare and it

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makes this very special. I'm Natalie Graham with untold stories closer to

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home, from all around the south-east, this is Inside Out.

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Hello, and welcome to the programme. This week we come to you from Brodie

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Castle in East Sussex. No rural scene in the south-east would be

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complete without a mud splattered land Rover but it is surprisingly

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one of the most stolen cars in England. We found out why.

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Sunday morning in a Sussex wood, for these Land Rover

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It s a dirty homage to a cherished off-road car.

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They are an iconic British vehicle, a work horse for the army,

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farmers and also a whole generation of families and hobbyists.

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Some of these Land Rovers are worth north of ?50,000.

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Lovingly built and tinkered with over decades, to their owners

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these vehicles are much more than just a car.

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Problem is, to organised gangs of car thieves,

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the Land Rover has become a top target.

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But Land Rover owners are fighting back, some using social media

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to get their cars back some using a host of new security devices

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others using social media to try and track cars down

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We have a couple of Facebook pages and always someone's

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coming up there, saying, "Please help, my Land

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So who is stealing the Land Rovers here in Sussex and Kent,

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why are they doing it and where are they going to?

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18 months or two years ago it was off the drive in the middle of the

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night and someone broke into a tad I never saw it again.

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This one now lives my garage, under lock and key.

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Everything else I have got is very well secured.

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They are unfortunately very stealable.

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Stealable because the last Land Rover Defender rolled off

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And since then this car has been one of the most stolen

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The NFU Mutual insurance company saw a surge in theft claims

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When you buy a Land Rover you are not buying a car, it is a hobby.

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It's the heart and soul people put into these vehicles.

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Sometimes the car is passed down through the family and the impact

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when they have it stolen in cities like losing their dog. It is not

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nice. This Land Rover was the pride

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and joy of Leicestershire police until the thieves took

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it apart overnight. It was parked outside

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a local Police Station. But all these stolen

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Land Rovers have got to be going somewhere,

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so what exactly Police say high-end vehicles,

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like these Range Rovers, are being stolen to order

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and shipped abroad, Older, more vintage models,

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are equally as desirable to the thieves that s

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because Land Rovers were designed to the thieves because Land

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Rovers were designed to be simple to fix out

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in the field, they can easily be stripped down into parts,

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parts which are now more valuable because they are no

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longer being made. Because they have stopped making

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them the spare parts are few and far between but with a box of spammers

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and an hour you can add one Mbits completely. There are no codes

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stamped on most of the parts so they appear on eBay and there is a market

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unfortunately for stolen bits. Jon Rush is a Land Rover mechanic

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from Sussex who was hit As someone who knows

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Land Rovers inside-out, So just how easy is it for

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the criminals to strip a Land Rover? Well, we came up with

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a little experiment. We are calling it

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Gone In 60 Minutes. plan is to unbolt parts of the Land

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Rover until we end up with as big a pile of bits and as little Land

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Rover as we can finish with. OK, that is 23 minutes, 23 minutes gone.

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Jon firmly believes that his beloved Land Rover was stolen to order

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Now he's going to show us just how easily a Land Rover comes apart.

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With the clock ticking, and multiple cameras running,

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we'll check back in with Jon in a while.

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Henry Mowforth is a mechanic on slightly larger vehicles.

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His Land Rover was special, it was his wedding car.

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We used it to get from the church to the reception.

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Me, my wife and son have used it ever since, used it all the time.

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It was my first vehicle. It is soul destroying because you spend all of

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that time with it and that it is just gone.

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Our next victim thinks thieves may have planted a tracking device

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on his Land Rover when it was parked at his local railway station

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When he drove home they electronically followed him,

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then nicked his Land Rover off the drive.

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It's in the middle of nowhere so there may have been a tracker put on

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the car and they came back whenever they wanted to come and get it.

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Nathan Ricketts is a detective on the national car squad

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and he knows all the latest tricks and tactics car crime

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Have you ever come across cases where organised crime gangs

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are putting trackers on commuters' cars at railway stations,

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where they follow them home to steal the vehicle?

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Is that what is happening? In my spirits I have come across an

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organised crime group and they were particularly selective of cars and

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they would see them in supermarkets and drive into them and pretend it

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was an accident and leave a note saying they were really sorry about

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it and they would offer a paint job with their friends so they didn't

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have to to do it on the insurance. You would take it there and they

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would do a great job of it -- not repairing the bumper or the Dent and

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they would put a tracking device into the vehicle.

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This garage in Kent is full of top-end Range Rovers.

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The manufacturers fit all of these cars with at least one tracker

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for the benefit of the owners, but the car gangs have

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They are now using one of these, a magic wand to sniff

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I will just turn that up. They will know that there is something in the

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vehicle. A tracker. Now when people steal the car they will block the

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signal and they will block any signal coming out of the car and

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take it somewhere safe and take it to a side road or in the unit

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somewhere and when they feel safe somewhere and when they feel safe

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they will switch the unit on and try and find the tracking unit and as

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soon as they find it will be disconnected.

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Being one step ahead of the thieves is the only way to catch them,

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and the latest gadget does just that.

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A tiny, highly intelligent tracker that can't be sniffed

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What is the product you have come up with? What is the secret tracker? I

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would love to be able to show you but we don't do that. It could be

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anything on the car. It is not one particular unit, it is well it now

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we don't talk about it. It could be in the headlights or anywhere and I

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will not show you any specification for it. We don't want the thieves to

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get the upper hand on us. And Neil's intelligent

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tracker is getting results. It can runs for months and send

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a signal from inside Here police are recovering

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Land Rovers at Southampton Docks, just about to be shipped abroad,

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and then here are dozens more They don't just steal the whole car,

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they take just bits of a car. There are shots on the Internet of a

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police Land Rover taken to bits. Why did they take to bits? It reduces

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the risk. If you take a whole car and steal it and try and move it

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then it is easier to identify but is parts can look like scrap or a few

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car parts and it reduces what it is, and it is a stolen vehicle.

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With stolen Land Rover parts vanishing so quickly,

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police need to catch the criminals in the act.

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And that's exactly what happened to these three Land Rover thieves.

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A call from a neighbour led to a quick police reaction,

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and last October this trio were handed a prison

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sentences totalling six and a half years in all.

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I believe it was quite a slick operation.

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These vehicles, in my mind, were going to be taken either to another

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country or stripped down for parts and sent out to another country for

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money. Back in Jon's barn, how

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was his attempt at stripping Now you see it, now you don't. Time!

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That is a Land Rover stripped in 60 minutes. We are done. Are you a

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pricey did it so quickly? I am surprised but I don't think I would

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like to do it as a business. Thank you for letting us film you work

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very hard, now put it back together! Thank you. That will take longer.

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As far as we are aware, they are still rebuilding that car! Coming

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up: we get medieval on the graffiti on the walls of our castles. As far

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as we are aware, they are still as we are aware, they are still

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rebuilding that car! Coming up: we get medieval on the graffiti on the

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walls of our castles. We have been told there weren't any medieval

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inscriptions to be found here so to uncover we have been told there

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weren't any medieval inscriptions to be found here so to uncover

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inscriptions that date back inscriptions that date back to when

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this was occupied then that was a very special moment indeed. When a

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teenager from Brighton found that she had cancer it was devastating

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news but she decided to fight the disease in her own way, very

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publicly. Mark Norman reports. I'm just like any other typical

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teenage girl, but I have a twist. 16-year-old Charlotte

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had been diagnosed with an aggressive brain tumour,

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but rather than hide away, she decided she was going to use

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the power of social media to tell the world

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what was happening and how she felt. But I found when I had cancer

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and wanted some advice videos, In June she said, "I think I m

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going to start a YouTube "channel," and I said,

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"What are you going to talk about?" And she said "my cancer",

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and it developed from there. I've had purple hair, no hair, long,

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dark and shiny hair. Black lips, red lips,

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dry cracked from chemo lips. I'd finished my exams, I had these

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three months when I was free, It was actually on the day of

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problem that I was diagnosed which is kind of depressing.

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Obviously that was all taken away from me after being

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Charlotte posted more than 100 videos in the two

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The early ones were watched a few hundred times.

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By the time Charlotte lost her battle with cancer, people

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all over the country, indeed from around the world,

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So, yeah, sorry for these random snippets.

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Maybe this is the way I vlog, literally picking up the camera.

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After she passed away her videos were nominated

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video award and then, remarkably, Charlotte s family

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found dozens of unedited, unseen video files on her camera.

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I inherited her DSLR which was very special to her.

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It was her window onto the world, and I went through her stuff,

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and I've had this memory card for months, and I found a new folder

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I think most poignant for me is how frank they are, how honest.

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When it came to wearing them is, this one is the most comfortable,

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so, yes. This is how I look,

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and there is nothing I just wanted to me myself? bald,

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with hair, whatever. But with the type of tumour

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Charlotte had, her condition Charlotte s videos became more

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reflective, sometimes difficult to watch, and bringing back

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difficult memories for her family. It's grown from a few millimetres

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to a few centimetres, Her right hand side was paralysed

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and she couldn't move her leg or her arm and then very slowly took every

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part of our. Unfortunately things have taken

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a turn for the worse. The medication I was on isn't

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working very well, so, yeah, I'm looking a bit

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the worse for wear. We went to see her consultant

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and he more or less had his head in his hands, and he said it's very,

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very bad news, the tumour And we cried and I think

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it was disbelief. And she just looked at me and said,

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"Does that mean I ll never get And I said, "I think it

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does," and she went back to see her consultant and said,

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"Am I going to die?" He said it seems the

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most likely outcome. This is where Charlotte

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was diagnosed with a brain tumour. This is where she spent a huge

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amount of time being treated. And this is where, despite seeing

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a huge number of patients every day, One of the things about Charlotte

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is that Charlotte was a phenomenal individual who, despite being faced

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with certain death from her tumour, did not say, "Oh, well,"

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but she went out there. She raised funds, raised awareness,

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she pushed and pushed right to the end, and what an amazing

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and humbling experience it is for me, an adult

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and a neurosurgeon to see someone so young grasp the enormity

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of their diagnosis and just not accept there was nothing

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she could do. I have mixed feelings

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talking about Charlotte. The only negative thing that comes

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to mind is her loss. All the rest is in my mind

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a celebration of beauty, life, positivity, bravery,

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generosity, that is what She was blogging, making

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videos on YouTube. Describing her experience

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in an attempt to help others who were going

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through the same thing. She was doing it in a very stylish

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way, in a way I am certain that would be very helpful for many

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people, thousands across the globe. And support was one of the reasons

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Charlotte was online. Many of her friends before

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her diagnosis couldn't cope with her illness,

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something she reflected I've had 60s eyes, red eyes,

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dancing-until-dawn eyes. Boyfriends, me friends,

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never seen again friends. But Charlotte made new friends

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online, friends like Emily, I went over to her channel

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and I looked at some of her videos and I loved what she had created

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and I loved her personality We arranged to meet up

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and we met in the June. I will get back to you guys when I

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see Emily. I am meeting at Brighton station and she will be getting in

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at them. I've still got all her texts,

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I've not deleted one single one. She said she was so grateful to be

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here for me and that was the last text I got from her.

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She has left her legacy, her videos and she has left

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an impact on me that I will carry into my later life.

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That legacy and that impact now extend to the charity Charlotte's

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They are raising money to raise awareness and fund

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research into glioplastomas, the type of brain

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I know that she is up there and she will be looking down

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and I have promised her that I will make it work.

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So obviously hopefully she is proud of us and the charity and it

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Towards the end of Charlotte's life her mum had to voice up her videos,

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including this final one in February last year.

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It is with regret that this will be the last YouTube

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Charlotte passed away peacefully at 1.03pm in our local

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My family have been with me 110% and I love the more than anything. We

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will always come together as a sort of team, if you like. I have just

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been incredibly blessed to have that around me.

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I don't really know what else I had to say. If anything else exciting

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happens I will grab the camera again, so let's wait and see.

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Mark Norman reporting. If I were to scratch my initials onto the stones

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of this beautiful castle I would be improbable -- trouble, but for

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hundreds of years people have been leaving their marks on our much

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loved historic buildings. And thanks to a new study

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across the South East, we re finding out more

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about who wrote them and why. For some, graffiti is vandalism

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and for others it s an art form, but maybe there's another

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way of looking at it. More and more archaeologists

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are studying the scratchings and scribblings of people who've

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wanted to, for one reason Matt Champion is an archaeologist

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specialising in historical graffiti. As an archaeologist my interest

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has always been people of the past, it's always been

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about telling their story. He's carrying out a survey on behalf

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of the National Trust at many of their famous historical

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properties, like here What the graffiti can do is kind

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of give you an insight into their hopes and dreams,

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their fears and I think that really gives it an edge that you just

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don't get elsewhere. This historic graffiti can be

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an absolutely fantastic He has been studying the graffiti at

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Bodiam Castle stone by stone and has found thousands of inscriptions.

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As soon as you get here to the gatehouse and just start

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looking at these walls you realise they are absolutely covered

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in graffiti inscriptions, so we've got James Bryant,

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who is in the 35th regiment, and he was here in 1818.

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Now, the traditional story was that James

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was here as a Napoleonic Solider guarding French prisoners of war,

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however the research we've done indicates that actually by this time

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all the French prisoners of war had been repatriated

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and he was here as a visitor, a day tripper.

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We're heading up into the upper section of the gatehouse.

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But the bit I really want to show you is over here.

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If I turn the light off, it will completely disappear.

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So if I turn the light on here and suddenly you can see

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all these markings all over the wall, but this one

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This is what we call a ritual protection mark,

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or more commonly referred to these days as a witch mark,

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and essentially this is one of a whole series of symbols that

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were applied to the castle by the people who built it,

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but also by the people who were later living here,

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Well, this and the other marks we've recorded here,

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these ones date back to the period when the castle, just

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So we are looking really back into the late 14th

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and early 15th century, and so even in a place like Bodiam,

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which is designed as a castle, you know with battlements,

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with gun-loops with drawbridges, they really wanted to add another

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layer of spiritual protection on top of those defences.

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They've found over 40 of these marks around every window and door,

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just on this side of the castle, but Matt wants to show me something

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Now, if you look across here, we have a name and it

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This is unusual in the fact that it's a text inscription,

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so it's clearly done by someone who is both used to the writing

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So actually it's quite unusual to find medieval name,

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because most people didn't know how to write.

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Literacy levels in the middle ages were certainly a lot less

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What did you think then when you saw it?

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Well, we'd been told that there weren't any medieval

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inscriptions to be found at Bodiam Castle, so to actually

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come and start looking stone by stone and to uncover inscriptions

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which clearly date back to the period when this

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was being occupied that was a very special moment indeed.

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Nathalie Cohen is the National Trust's Archaeologist

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She is equally enthusiastic about this area of study.

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So why carry out this graffiti survey?

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We want to present it as a part of the fabric of the building,

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we are obviously not encouraging people to leave their own mark now

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because we don't want to obliterate the earlier marks that are part

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So is there graffiti on every National Trust

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So far pretty much wherever we've gone we've been finding it.

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And at Bodiam they've been sharing these findings with the public,

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The response has been fantastic and people really love getting that

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further insight into the stories of the places.

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Or did you know, is that why you initiated it?

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I just thought, well, yeah, this is amazing.

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This is really interesting; surely people will find

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Over the border in Kent, I'm at Sissinghurst

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Most people come here for the world famous gardens,

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but head inside the tower and there's another

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If I turn on the light, you can see dates back to the 18th

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century and we've got a name in there and our date 1761 down

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This was created by a French, a captured French sailor.

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And what many people don't realise is that Sissinghurst,

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prior to being the home of Vita Sackville West,

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and after being a great Tudor mansion, was leased out

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to the government, and during the Seven Years War,

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there were as many as 3,000 French prisoners of war located here.

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But their names weren't all they left behind.

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If I turn the light on here, you can see that what we've got

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across this whole surface is a series of images of ships.

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And these are quite probably the ships that these French

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This represents freedom, the freedom of the seas,

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here they are incarcerated, over-crowded, in very squalid

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conditions, and actually what they are thinking

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I mean, what, would it simply be that they were really bored

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Well, I think boredom partly has something to do with it,

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but what we have noticed, looking at graffiti not just

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here, but elsewhere, is that there are certain times

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in history when people are much more likely to create than in others,

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and we call them chronological hotspots, those periods tends to be

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times when society is under stress, so things like war, things

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this is right in the middle of the Seven Years War,

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so frankly when things go bad, people start writing on the walls.

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We're used to learning about history through dates and documents,

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but graffiti gives us a direct line to the past, it tells us

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about the hopes, the dreams and the fears of the people

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who lived in, who worked in, and like us who visited

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Now, if you would like to know more about the programme go to our live

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pages on the BBC News website. You can also watch the show again on

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iPlayer. Make sure you tune in next week because we have a lot to tell

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you about, in particular, this. We've discovered an island in Kent

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littered with historical human remains. It looks like it could be a

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leg bone, couldn't it? It is a thigh bone. Are there other groups there?

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Football for females in their 50s? It is an absolutely fantastic

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feeling. That is it from us for tonight from bodhi Castle, thank you

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The Land Rover is a rural icon and no country scene in Kent or Sussex is complete without one. But it is the second most stolen vehicle in the country. We look at the reasons why, and the new hi-tech techniques the thieves are using. We tell the story of the young woman from Brighton who vlogged her battle with cancer until she sadly died a year ago. And we discover the Middle Ages graffiti in Bodiam Castle and Sissinghurst Castle in Kent.