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Death of Ian Gow - report from the scene

Title
Death of Ian Gow - report from the scene
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
30 Jul 1990
Year of production
1990
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Duration
00:00:44
Description
Sussex police have called in the help of the Metropolitan Police anti-terrorism squad in the investigation of Conservative MP, Ian Gow’s murder. Simon Israel reports from Sussex for IRN. Includes interview with Sussex’s Assistant Chief Constable, Rodney Lind. Gow died following an IRA car bomb explosion on 30/07/90 at his home in Hankham, East Sussex (although at the time of this report, Gow’s body has not yet been moved and the IRA may not yet have claimed responsibility).
Contributors
Simon Israel; Rodney Lind
Keywords
Deaths; Motor vehicles; Terrorism; Police; Cars; IRA; Metropolitan Police; Members of Parliament; Policing practice; Bombs; Explosions; Criminal investigation; East Sussex; Ian Gow

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