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Kidnapping of Ronnie Biggs ends in farce: From Guardian archive, 25 Mar 1981

PUBLISHED March 25, 2013

The strange saga of the abduction of Ronald Biggs lurched from hoax to farce yesterday as his kidnappers lost control of their yacht off the coast of Barbados and Biggs himself tried desperately to prove that he really is one of Britain's most wanted men.

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