The mastermind behind Britain's “Great Train Robbery”, a 1963 heist that turned its perpetrators into celebrities, has died aged 81, local media reported on Thursday. Bruce Reynolds died in his sleep at his home in London after a period of ill health, reports from news media which included the BBC said, citing comments from Reynolds's son, Nick. Read full article
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Good! Lets hope Biggs takes the hint, and follows ASAP.Feb 28th, 2013 - 07:52 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
I still don't understand why Biggs was not topped during his time in Brasil.Feb 28th, 2013 - 08:52 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
everything in that picture has now changed,Feb 28th, 2013 - 09:13 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
time roll on.
http://en.mercopress.com/2013/02/28/mastermind-of-1963-great-train-robbery-dies-in-london#comment221940: If you remember he was kidnapped from Brazil by some British terrorists.Mar 01st, 2013 - 01:11 am - Link - Report abuse 0
Then released by British law, if you remember properly. Expect an Argentine to take the side of a murderer and a thief.Mar 01st, 2013 - 06:32 am - Link - Report abuse 0
Correction - . Expect a Malvinista to take the side of another murderer and thief.Mar 01st, 2013 - 08:06 am - Link - Report abuse 0
4... Or arrested in other words for bludgeoning a man giving him permanent brain damage, nasty bit of work. We should of thought about putting him on a Argentine Flight with nuns!!!Mar 01st, 2013 - 08:25 am - Link - Report abuse 0
@1 Trunce,Mar 01st, 2013 - 10:23 am - Link - Report abuse 0
l thought Biggs was already dead?
@8 No, he's still alive. Just. Can't speak though. Perhaps argieland will die when he does. Wouldn't that be fun?Mar 01st, 2013 - 02:39 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
The robbery was inspired by the very popular 1960 movie League of Gentlemen which also involved a big shipment of old banknotes.Mar 01st, 2013 - 07:28 pm - Link - Report abuse 0