'Was told Diana was fine!' Kay Burley recalls newsroom chaos from Princess of Wales death

Delving into the confusing situation further, Kay continued: “And then about an hour later, we were in the newsroom,

“And they started putting barricades around the entrance to the hospital.

“Then Robin Cook, who was then Foreign Secretary, was on the ground and his place was being held on the ground in Manila.

“Because apparently, none of Her Majesty’s Government can be in the air when there’s an announcement of a royal death.”

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