27 Jun '15, 6pm

'Handbag saved' Tunisia Briton's life

Tony Callaghan shows the glasses case and bag which he says could have saved his wife's life A Briton who survived the Tunisian attack said his wife's life could have been saved when bullets struck her handbag. The Foreign Office has confirmed 15 Britons have died following the attack on a beach resort in Sousse on Friday. Tony Callaghan, a police support worker from Norfolk, and his wife Criss, are being treated for gunshot wounds. He said the bullet went through her bag and hit her glasses case, before striking her in the leg. The couple, aged in their 60s and from North Walsham, were staying at the Imperial Hotel for the third time and were by the pool when loud bangs echoed around the beach. Mr Callaghan told BBC correspondent Mark Lowen his wife's handbag took the impact of the bullet , which shattered the lens of her glasses before striking her leg. Describing the at...

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