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The British billionaire Richard Branson’s lury house on the private island were lightning strike caused the fire

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Information Times reported, according to British media reports, recently, the British billionaire Richard Branson’s private island on the luxury leisure homes were lightning strike caused the fire, almost burned the house, fortunately no casualties. Branson said the accident occurred about 4:00 o’clock, he was not nervous even clothes to wear to go save people. Optimistic, he also insisted that, despite being a fire, will continue as planned the wedding for his daughter here.
The private island is Branson in 1979 spent 18 million pounds to buy the entire island is currently worth 60 million pounds. In addition to dinner for the family vacation and guests, but also bid £ 34,000 for one night rental. The mansion is a fire in 1982, Branson built according to Balinese style, with bedrooms overlooking the open sea.

The whole building was burned ruins of the house

22 am local time, tropical storm hit in the Virgin Islands in the Caribbean on Branson’s mansion, a huge fire caused by lightning, flames up to tens of meters, and quickly spread to the whole house. The fire caused great losses to Branson, including thousands of rare photographs and some notes. Survived only swimming pool there is a statue of Buddha. Fortunately, people in the room in a timely manner to escape. Branson recalled, “I was scared, because my daughter, nephew, friends, and so where I did not even had time to wear clothes on the points go to the fire.”

The fire will not stop the daughter wedding

Branson insists that, despite the face the fire, but her daughter will remain here as planned wedding. He said, “the wedding to be held in December, there is no place quite like here.” Interestingly, 22 years ago, he and his wife are also here to get married. Branson said the reconstruction of housing as soon as possible, to rebuild on the ruins of a miracle. However, because of time constraints, there may be more tents to guests wronged. It is reported that Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge, will attend the Branson daughter’s wedding.


Written by amy

August 27, 2011 at 9:13 am

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