On this day
34 YEARS AGO (1984) We showed the devastation caused by the IRA bomb at the Tory conference in Brighton. Five people died and 34 were injured in the blast. 75 YEARS AGO (1943) Italy declared war on former Axis ally Germany, despite the Nazis setting up a puppet state in the north under the deposed dictator Mussolini. 42 YEARS AGO (1976)
A plane crashed in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, killing 3 crew and 88 people on the ground – many youngsters playing football.