Bomb victim is still in hospital (October 6, 1988)

First published in Past

A BOMB blast victim from the Vale was still in hospital 25 years ago after celebrating his 32nd birthday.

Cpl Peter Griffiths was facing the prospect of being in hospital until 1989 after he was badly injured by an IRA explosion at Inglis Barracks in London.

Doctors were pleased with the progress made by the Royal Engineers postal corps soldier from Horsebridge Avenue, Badsey. But his mother, Trudi Griffiths, said at the time she didn’t expect him to be fit enough to leave Edware Hospital, where he was undergoing major treatment.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree