Ex-miner's £10m gift to good causes

A FORMER Leeds miner turned multi-millionaire entrepreneur is to give £10m to his home city's charities.

Jimi Heselden OBE, born and brought up in Halton Moor, is making the donation to mark a bumper 2007 in which his firm, Hesco Bastion of Cross Green, Leeds, had a turnover of 196m.

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