Catalogue description Woolwich pub bombing: murder of Alan HORSLEY and Richard Copeland Sloan DUNNE and injury...

This record is retained by a government department

This record is not held by The National Archives. Please contact the relevant department to request access.

If you don’t know the department please Contact us and we will try to help.

This record is retained and cannot be viewed or reproduced as a digital or printed copy. This record has not yet been transferred to The National Archives and is still held by the creating body or its successor. You may still submit a Freedom of Information (FOI) request for the information in this record but it needs to be sent to the public authority that holds the record (not to The National Archives).

If you make an FOI request, please explain to the public authority that the record is shown on The National Archives' catalogue but retained in department and cite the relevant reference. If you are unable to determine which is the responsible authority for this record please contact us and we will try to help you.

Details of MEPO 26/272
Reference: MEPO 26/272

Woolwich pub bombing: murder of Alan HORSLEY and Richard Copeland Sloan DUNNE and injury to 35 others in an explosion at the Kings Arms public house, 1 Frances Street, Woolwich, SE18 on 7 November 1974. Conviction of Paul Michael HILL, Patrick Joseph ARMSTONG, Carole Margaret RICHARDSON and Gerald Patrick CONLON. Includes papers relating to the Guildford pub bombings. [Conviction overturned]

Note: The naming of a defendant within this catalogue does not imply guilt
Date: 1974 Jan 01 - 1976 Dec 31
Held by: Creating government department or its successor, not available at The National Archives
Former reference in its original department: CR 201/74/269 PART 4
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Closure status: Closed Or Retained Document, Open Description
Access conditions: Retained by Department under Section 3.4
Closure criterion: Retained in departments on security or other specified grounds
Lord Chancellor's Instrument: LCI 91 - Series containing retention instruments
LCI signed date: 2008 September 02
Reconsideration due in: 2018

Have you found an error with this catalogue description?

Help with your research