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Ronnie Biggs, who gained fame when he took part in the Great Train Robbery in 1963 and subsequently escaped from Wadsworth prison in 1965 and fled to Brazil, has died in the UK. Biggs returned to Britain in 2001 and was imprisoned but was released in 2009 on health grounds. He was 84. Christopher Walker of GRN spoke to Seanhttp://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2013/1218/493585-today-with-sean-o-rourke-wednesday-18-december-2013/?clipid=1380240
The Common Thread - The Bra turns 100 this year. From the ...