In April 2015, the Hatton Garden Safe Deposit Company, an underground safe deposit facility in London's Hatton Garden area, was burgled by 4 elderly men. The total stolen may have a value of up to £200 million, the incident has been called the "largest burglary in English history."
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Did You Know?
's character is a construct of the film and was not involved in the real-life heist on which it is based. See more
The heist took place in 2015 but you see the ex-copper driving around in a Range Rover with number plate GJ16 SHV, a 2016 registered vehicle. See more
The way I see it, "luck" is what happens when perparation meets opportunity. If you find this is out of reach, there's only one thing you can do: steal it!
Words & Music by Tommy James and Peter Lucia
Performed by Johnny Thunder
Courtesy of Warner Music Publishing Ltd
Published by EMI Music Publishing Ltd See more