In the aftermath of the bombing of Pan Am flight 103, ordinary people in and around the scene played a big part in the recovery operation. Eric Milligan was a gardener working for Dumfries and Galloway Councillor.
As he drove a van, he was sent to Lockerbie to assist with collecting bodies. He's told his story for the first time to ITV Border Correspondent Hannah McNulty:
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