FA Cup Final - Coventry City v Tottenham Hotspur
Coventry City celebrate with the FA Cup: (back row, l-r) Cyrille Regis, Mickey Gynn, Keith Houchen, Lloyd McGrath, Trevor Peake, Brian Kilcline, Steve Sedgley, Dave Bennett, ? ; (front row, l-r) David Phillips, Steve Ogrizovic, Nick Pickering, Graham Rodger, Greg Downs
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Donald Campbell : 1966
MARCH 8: On this day in 2001, divers raised the wreck of Donald Campbell's boat, Bluebird (pictured here in 1966) from the bottom of Coniston Water in Cumbria. Campbell, 46, died in 1967 as he attempted to break the world water speed record. 1966: Donald Campbell's jet hydroplane Bluebird at speed on Coniston Water in the English Lake District.
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HMS Ark Royal in Scotland
The British aircraft carrier HMS Ark Royal is escorted up Loch Long by a tugboat as it heads for the Glen Douglas facility in Scotland. The Ark Royal will take on stores there before heading off on a deployment which will take it to the Mediterranean and possibly onto the Gulf. * 16/1/03: Britain s most powerful warship was due to set sail from Scotland, having completed its final domestic preparations for a potential war in the Gulf. HMS Ark Royal was expected to leave the Glen Douglas armaments base on the banks of Loch Long, Argyll, bound for the Mediterranean where it will take part in exercises. The aircraft carrier will then head for the Gulf region should the US and Britain launch military action against Iraq.