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Terrorists misleading warning over Camden High Street bombing

Title
Terrorists misleading warning over Camden High Street bombing
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
28 Feb 1993
Year of production
1993
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Duration
00:01:40
Description
Howard Hughes reports on yesterday’s terrorist blast in Camden High Street, London which injured 15 people and followed a coded warning to mislead police. Includes eyewitness acount by LBC reporter Mike Lawrence, who says insufficient time was given to evacuate the area of shoppers and from an unidentified woman. Commander Bernard Luckhurst says the call was designed to injure those being escorted away from the supposed location.
Contributors
Howard Hughes; Bernard Luckhurst; Michael Lawrence
Keywords
London; Terrorism; IRA; Camden; Bombs

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