Film ID:
NEFA 21994

CALENDAR NEWS: WOOLWORTH BOMB SCARE

1975

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Description

This Calendar News item reporting on a bomb scare in Leeds was originally broadcast on 23rd January, 1975.

The film opens with an exterior shot of Woolworths in Leeds.  To camera, the reporter explains the suspect tried to steal £50,000, and that an incendiary device was found at the premises.  Detective Chief Superintendent Dennis Holburn is interviewed and discusses possible connection to previous Lewis’s bomb scare in Leeds.