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Estate Warden, Charlie Knight, has retired from the Beaulieu Retained Fire Station after 35 years of service. Charlie joined Hampshire Fire Service in February 1978 and worked his way up to Junior Officer rank, Leading Fire Fighter, Sub Officer and finally Watch Manager, before retiring this August. During his 35 years of service he has attended many hundreds of fire calls both on the estate and the wider county, while also running Home Farm at the Countryside Education Trust and latterly, as Warden to the estate.