Picture: Heather Mills in Ashford for tribunal
Heather Mills in Ashford on Tuesday.
Picture by Thom Morris.
Report by Sam Lennon
It may have been ominous for the ex-Mrs McCartney that one of
the reporters chasing her was named Lennon.
I joined the scrum of newsmen who waited for the former wife of
ex-Beatle Paul to grab her words and pictures as she left an
industrial tribunal at Ashford yesterday.
But not knowing this unkind coincidence Heather Mills was upbeat
and happily spoke to the waiting press pack before she was whisked
away in her car.
She said: "I think it went really well, I'm pleased. I think I'm
going to get some justice."
Miss Mills who had had a bitter divorce from Sir Paul in 2008,
was now in town for another battle, this time with an ex-family
Sara Trumble, nanny to the couple's child Beatrice had taken
Miss Mills to the Ashford employment tribunal in County Square for
unfair dismissal and sex discrimination.
Miss Mills' arrival in Ashford brought the inevitable media
circus and 11 of us reporters and photographers waited at a back
door to snatch her words and image.
But her appearance turned out to be a brief and orderly affair
with the press complying with her driver's request not to "get in
Miss Mills, wearing a pink blouse and black trousers and jacket
spoke briefly to us and smoothly slipped into her silver car.
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