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Survivor Ruth will never forget 1973 Isle of Man fire

8 August 2018

A BLACKSCULL lady, who survived the 1973 Summerland fire disaster on the Isle of Man, flew back to the island last week to take part in a commemorative event coinciding with the 45th anniversary of the tragedy.

Ruth McQuillan-Wilson was aged five when she and her family were caught up in the inferno on the Isle of Man, on August 2, 1973.

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