London police have promised to investigate a British newspaper's claims
they planted a fake bomb onto the grounds of Windsor Castle - just days before
Prince Charles will marry Camilla Parker Bowles there.
The Sun newspaper today (07APR05) printed pictures of a hire van, it
claims contains a fake bomb, parked within metres of Queen Elizabeth II's
Windsor Castle apartment, having driven past St George's Chapel - where the
couple will be blessed on
A reporter and photographer for the newspaper claim they passed through
the castle's $9.5 million (GBP5 million) security barrier with "breathtaking
ease" - the second time security at the castle has been breached. Two Polish
tourists climbed a
perimeter fence and reached the Queen's bedroom window while she was in
Metropolitan Police chief SIR IAN BLAIR has ordered an immediate
A statement reads, "It's only right the facts are established before any
action is taken against any person who may be culpable."