Missing Lincoln boys found after trip to fun fair

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Two Lincoln boys who were reported missing have been found, their families have confirmed.

As previously reported, the families of 13-year-olds Jamie Poulton and Hayden Tate appealed for help tracing them after they failed to return home.

They were thought to have visited a fun fair on South Common in the city.

Jamie’s mum Jenny Poulton said he is now with his family, and Hayden was also located earlier today.

She thanked those who shared the appeal on social media.

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