Wife in Villiers bomb drama A letter bomb was delivered yesterday to the home of another top industrialist Sir ..

... letter arrived and called the police. It was the sixth bomb found this week, four delivered to high-level businessmen and civil servants in what police believe is an IRA Christmas bombing campaign. The bomb had a Belgian postmark, as had four of the other five ...

Published: Friday 21 December 1979
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 274 | Page: 14 | Tags: none

Bombs in three Ulster towns Bombs were found today in three Ulster towns. In Strabane troops saw two youths drop

... Bombs in three Ulster towns Bombs were found today in three Ulster towns. In Strabane troops saw two youths drop a package outside the council offices and run off. An Army bomb expert defused what turned out to be a bomb, and dismantled a second left ...

Published: Thursday 16 August 1979
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 105 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Letter bomb scare a false alarm SORTERS at Harrow Post Office found a suspect letter bomb on Wednesday But when

... Letter bomb scare a false alarm SORTERS at Harrow Post Office found a suspect letter bomb on Wednesday But when bomb squad officers arrived and opened the package it turned out to be a diary. The post office in College Road became suspicious he cause ...

Published: Thursday 27 December 1979
Newspaper: Harrow Midweek
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 147 | Page: 36 | Tags: none

Police warning on letter bombs POLICE were today investigating tw o postal bombs which exploded within hours of ..

... Police warning on letter bombs POLICE were today investigating tw o postal bombs which exploded within hours of each other. And they have issued a warning that Christmas mail should be examined carefully. The first bomb went off at a sorting office in ...

Published: Tuesday 18 December 1979
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 220 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Bombs blast town A number of people. several believed to be policemen, were injured in bomb blasts in the centre

... Bombs blast town A number of people. several believed to be policemen, were injured in bomb blasts in the centre of Lisburn, County Antrim today. The bombers chose market day, when the town centre was packed, to make their attack, and screaming shoppers ...

Published: Tuesday 25 September 1979
Newspaper: Liverpool Echo
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 90 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

IRA BOMBS SHATTER SECURITY SECURITY chiefs in Northern Ireland prepared for a row today as Ulster cleared up ..

... IRA BOMBS SHATTER SECURITY SECURITY chiefs in Northern Ireland prepared for a row today as Ulster cleared up after the worst night of I.R.A. bombings for more than a year. Belfast, Derry and 14 provincial towns were hit in a carefully coordinated bombing ...

Published: Friday 23 March 1979
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 742 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

Package bomb sent to Villiers A letter bomb was delivered yesterday to the home of another top industrialist ..

... letter arrived and called the police. It was the sixth bomb found this week. four delivered to high-level businessmen and civil servants in what police believe is an IRA Christmas bombing campaign. The bomb had a Belman postmark, as had four of the other five ...

Published: Friday 21 December 1979
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 274 | Page: 13 | Tags: none

Stamp theory in hunt for bombs Police are looking at the possibility that the 12 bombs which have been found

... Stamp theory in hunt for bombs Police are looking at the possibility that the 12 bombs which have been found in Birmingham could have been posted with Northern Ireland stamps bought in the city centre. All the packets have had two Northern Ireland 9p ...

Published: Saturday 16 June 1979
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 166 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Bombs spotted after struggle TWO series of bomb attacks on shops inside the Belfast security gates were foiled ..

... Bombs spotted after struggle TWO series of bomb attacks on shops inside the Belfast security gates were foiled last night by members of the security forces. In the first incident, blast incendiary devices with petrol cans attached were found at two shops ...

Published: Saturday 30 June 1979
Newspaper: Belfast Telegraph
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 305 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

The aircraft was not carrying live bombs but had tracker bombs, which are exercise weapons. Protest keeps ..

... The aircraft was not carrying live bombs but had tracker bombs, which are exercise weapons. Protest keeps children away About 00 children at a Leamington school were unable to attend classes for the third day today because of protest action by teachers ...

Published: Thursday 13 December 1979
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 99 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

STINKERS BAN THE BOMBS! THE Joke over for pranksters who let off sunk bombs. From August 20 they will be

... STINKERS BAN THE BOMBS! THE Joke over for pranksters who let off sunk bombs. From August 20 they will be banned by law. Consumer Minister Sally Oppenheim has outlawed the sale of these capsules designed to afford amusement by causing discomfort to someone ...

Published: Friday 03 August 1979
Newspaper: Daily Mirror
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 75 | Page: 12 | Tags: none