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No, I' 'Once a scab always a scab, eh, Helen Pritchard?
With brother John, he enlisted support from more than 30 neighbours after a scab outbreak in 2009.
The Fire Brigades Union yesterday said the deal "means the taxpayer is paying pounds 9million for a scab fire force".
One eyewitness said: "They stood on him, calling him a scab and hurt him so bad he was sick with the pain.