Ebene News – GB – Brighton bomb survivor Lady Margaret Tebbit dies aged 86

Lady Margaret Tebbit, who was a survivor of the 1984 Brighton bombing, dies aged 86, leaving behind her husband, former Conservative Minister Norman Tebbit

Lady Tebbit was a nurse who was crippled by the IRA attack on the Grand Hotel in Brighton on October 12, 1984, where she was staying with her husband, then Secretary of State for Trade and Industry

She survived the blast, which was intended for Margaret Thatcher, then Prime Minister and hosting a Conservative Party conference at the hotel, but sadly five people were killed and many more injured

The couple were lying in bed when their ceiling collapsed in the aftermath of the bomb blast, leaving Lady Tebbit with spinal injuries and she spent two years in Stoke Mandeville Hospital and at the Royal National Orthopedic Hospital, under treatment in their spinal trauma units

She was vice president of the spinal cord injury charity Aspire, before passing away on December 19, 2020

Premier Boris Johnson tweeted: “Very sad to hear of Margaret Tebbit’s death She was a brave woman who showed enormous courage in her suffering after the Brighton bombing in 1984 My thoughts are with Norman and their family at this difficult time “

Very sad to hear the news of Margaret Tebbit’s death She was a brave woman who showed enormous courage in her suffering after the Brighton bombing in 1984 My thoughts are with Norman and their family at this difficult time

Thank you for taking the time to read this press article “Lady Margaret Tebbit, survivor of Brighton bombing in 1984, dies at age 86” For more daily information about the UK Uni, daily Spanish news and world news, visit Euro Weekly News homepage

Share your story with us by emailing newsdesk @ euroweeklynewscom, calling 34951 38 61 61 or sending a message to our Facebook page wwwFacebookcom / EuroWeeklyNews

Save my name and email address in this browser for the next time I comment

Euro Weekly News Media Group, Avenida Ramon y Cajal 54, Edificio River Playa, Local 2, 29640 Fuengirola, Malaga, Spain You can reach us by e-mail or phone
34951 38 61 61 sales @ euroweeklynewscom

© 2018 EWN Media Group No part of this website may be reproduced without the written permission of the publishers All rights reserved

Margaret Tebbit, Norman Tebbit, Brighton hotel bombing, Provisional Irish Republican Army, Conservative Party, Margaret Thatcher

Ebene News – GB – 1984, survivor of Bombing in Brighton, Lady Margaret Tebbit, dies aged 86

Source: https://www.euroweeklynews.com/2020/12/22/1984-brighton-bombing-survivor-lady-margaret-tebbit-dies-aged-86/