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16/04/1964 Great Train Robbers' get 300 years

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Great Train Robbers - Inside Story (1966)

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QI | What Was Great About The Great Train Robbers?

During the Great Train Robbery, a group of men stole £2.6 million from Royal Mail train. The bulk of the money was never recovered. As it was one of the biggest robberies ever carried out in Britain, sentences of 12 men totaled 307 years, with most being jailed for 30, 4 of them between 20 and 25 and 1 man sentenced to 3 years.
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