Detail of the part of the Grand Hotel, Brighton, UK, with 4th, 5th & 6th floors seriously damaged by a Provisional IRA bomb on 12th October 1984. At the time the hotel had as guests Conservative Party VIPs, including the Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, who were attending their annual conference in the adjacent Brighton Centre. Five people were killed and over thirty were injured but Margaret Thatcher and her cabinet were unscathed. On the right of the picture is the Brighton Centre, the...more »
Copyright Victor Patterson.