You have got to love Eileen Burgoyne, she appears to have been an awesome granny, keeping a perfectly working order Sten gun in her house along with ammunition and other explosives until her death at 99 years of age.
A suburban pensioner has been revealed as being involved in Nazi interrogation during the Second World War after a bomb scare following her death.
The fascinating life of Eileen Burgoyne, described by neighbours as shy and retiring, was disclosed after her quiet street was evacuated and cordoned off as police carefully explored the house she had previously occupied.
People living nearby always heard the rumours that she had something to do with the Second World War and that she could have been a spy. Read more »