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Council fined after child injured at Tyneside museum

Newcastle City Council has been fined after a five-year-old girl needed surgery when she was injured by an interactive exhibit at one of its museums.

The child was visiting the Discovery Museum in Newcastle with her family when she placed her hand in an opening of the “Floating on Air” exhibit on 17 August 2009.

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