The Run on the Rock

Ten years ago, scores of people queued outside Northern Rock branches around the country to withdraw their savings

It followed news that the company had asked the Bank of England for an emergency loan.

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Northern Rock: Part 2 of our special report

Ten years after the collapse of Northern Rock, some investors are still fighting for compensation for their shares.

When the government took control of the struggling bank, customer's life-savings were guaranteed - but shareholders received nothing.

Jonny Blair examines the impact on the lives of former customers and workers:

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    It's a decade since panicked customers queued to withdraw their savings from the Rock, the first run on a UK bank in more than a century.