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A campaign to save one of Britain's tallest windmills is in a race against time after the building was put up for auction.<br />
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Campaigners hoping to buy Sutton Mill in North Norfolk and create a millwriting school that would safeguard the future of all UK mills have just seven days left to raise £85,000 so they can put in a bid.<br />
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Steve Temple and Jonathan Cook set up the National Millwriting Centre, a community interest company, to create a skills programme and school to train apprentices and had set their sights on Sutton Mill as the ideal spot.<br />
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Over the last year they have been working towards buying the mill and surrounding grounds and had already secured £450,000 in loans and grants to buy the site.<br />
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But they needed to raise £150,000 in working capital before they can get that money and were working towards this when they were caught off-guard on March 1 as the current owner put the property up for auction "without warning".