P104 ORACLE 102 Sun 1 Jan ITV 0023:24   BOMB FACTORY: ARRESTS  IN DAWN RAIDS Anti-Terrorist Squad officers have detained several people in raids in the London area, but Scotland Yard declined to say how lany or where. The dawn raids were in connection with the bomb factory found in London after a shooting incident last week, when two men escaped. The Yard said that police now believed an artist's impression of one of them "may be identical to Patrick Sheehy, 28 from Limerick in Southern Ireland". A spokesman said both were still believed to be at large in this country WILLIAM HILL RACELINE — p468 Next Story Newsfile Sport TV Guide
P104 ORACLE 104 Sun 1 Jan ITV 0021:10   BOGUS POSTMAN WALKS  OFF WITH £780,000 Police are hunting a bogus postman who walked off with more than £780,000 worth of housing benefit cheques from Manchester Town Hall. But the thief, who wore an authentic postman's outfit to dupe staff, will only be able to cash about £58,000 of his haul. Police say the man, in his early 20s, walked into the town hall on Friday, saying he had come to collect the mail. A clerk took him to an office where he picked up three mailbags of benefit cheques, signed a receipt and left. GUS HOME SHOPPING SUPER BUYS p171 Next Story Newsfile Sport TV Guide