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09:22 UK time, Friday, 23 July 2010

"People often compare metal detecting to trainspotting or say it's a geeky - well, it just goes to show" - Metal detector Dave Crisp, who stands to make a fortune from the haul of over 52,000 Roman coins he discovered in a field.

A coroner has ruled that the NHS chef's discovery was treasure trove, meaning he can be rewarded for it. It has been suggested that the coins could be worth up to £1m.

More details (Daily Mirror)

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