Jewel shop robbery averted by crimebusting old lady
FINALLY... someone gets what the ‘Big Society’ is all about. But why it has to be an elderly woman who shows the rest of us the way is a little bit baffling.
Here’s the unnamed old biddy in question, doing the job of the police by stopping a jewellery shop robbery in Northampton, sprinting to the scene from a fair old distance before setting about the robbers with her handbag.
See how it’s only when she’s knocked one of them to the floor that the other lily-livered so-called ‘citizens’ join in and apprehend the vagabond. Not to mention the weasel who stood back and filmed the whole thing. Actually, we’ll let him off because without his not brave efforts, we wouldn’t have got to see any of it.
There should be a place for this old woman in the cabinet of the government of this once-proud land. Assuming she went to Eton that is...