Fourteen protesters on a civil rights march through the Catholic Bogside area of Londonderry were shot and killed and another 14 wounded. It will be his lawyer telling him if, after more than 47 years, he is to be charged over the events of Bloody Sunday, one of the darkest days of The Troubles. His wife died last year and he lives… Three years ago, Sergeant O – he has anonymity along with the rest of 1 Para – was interviewed under caution, accused of attempted murder. He is 77 now, an old man and grandfather partly paralysed down one side after a massive stroke that left him largely wheelchair bound. Sergeant O is dreading March 14. He will be sat at home in England waiting for the phone to ring.

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