Tag Archives: Derrick Bird

In Memory: Five years on

Today marks five years since unbelievable tragedy hit my home town of Whitehaven. I still recall vividly how the surreal events unfolded little by little. My family and I were living in Bangladesh at the time believing we were the … Continue reading

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Golden Oldie – Whitehaven

On the 2nd June 2010, Derrick Bird made my hometown of Whitehaven internationally famous by shooting dead 12 people and injuring 11 others in the worst mass shooting in Britain since Dunblaine in 1996. My wife, children and I, being … Continue reading

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