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Feb. 2, 2023

S08E05 | Anxiang Du | The Murders of Jeff, Helen, Xing and Alice Ding

I tell the story of Anxiang Du and the Ding family in this episode. On April 29, 2011, Anxiang Du left his Coventry home and headed for Northampton. It was in a house there that he murdered Jeff, Helen, Xing …

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Jan. 30, 2023

Interview #23 | Sam Rennie (Forensic Anthropologist)

I welcome forensic anthropologist Sam Rennie to the show in this interview episode.⁣ Sam is an academic with a background in biological and forensic anthropology. He has experience working as a certified forensic anthropologi...

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Jan. 26, 2023

S08E04 | Gordon Park | The Murder of Carol Park

In this episode, I tell the story of Gordon and Carol Park. In July 1976, Gordon Park returned to his Leece home from a family trip to Blackpool with his three children to discover that his wife, Carol, was missing. …

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Jan. 19, 2023

S08E03 | Graeme Neale | The Murder of Lynn Goldingay

In the third episode of season 8, I tell the story of Graeme Neale and Lynn Goldingay. In March 1985, Radio Trent DJ Graeme Neale murdered his ex-girlfriend Lynn Goldingay after a heated argument following a Paul Young concer...

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Jan. 16, 2023

Interview #22 | Jeremy Craddock (Journalist and Author)

I welcome journalist and author Jeremy Craddock to the show in this interview episode.⁣ Jeremy began his career in journalism as a trainee reporter for his hometown newspaper, the weekly Westmorland Gazette. Since then, he ha...

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Jan. 12, 2023

S08E02 | Peter Moore | The Murders of John Henry Roberts, Edward Cart…

In the second episode of season 8, I tell the story of serial killer Peter Moore, The Man in Black. In late 1995, cinema owner Peter Moore killed four innocent men in North Wales. He murdered John Henry Roberts, Edward …

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Jan. 5, 2023

S08E01 | Nathan Matthews and Shauna Hoare | The Murder of Becky Watts

In the first episode of season 8, I tell the story of Nathan Matthews, Shauna Hoare and Becky Watts. On February 19, 2015, Nathan strangled Becky, his step-sister, to death at her home in Bristol. He then transported Becky's ...

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Jan. 2, 2023

Interview #21 | Ray Fysh (Former Forensic Scientist)

I welcome forensic scientist Ray Fysh to the show in this interview episode.⁣ Ray began working for the Met Police in the 1970s when a forensic investigation was seen as little more than a geeky sideshow, existing only to con...

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Dec. 29, 2022

The Hijacking of EgyptAir Flight 648 | Feat. Grace Cordell from REDRU…

In this off-season episode, I'm joined by Grace Cordell of REDRUM and HUMANS, who will tell me (and you) the story of the hijacking of EgyptAir Flight 648. On November 23, 1985, a Boeing 737-200 airliner was hijacked on its …

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Dec. 22, 2022

Jelka Pesic, Milan Nenadic and David Segoviano | The Murder of Alexan…

In the sixth volume of Killer British Murder Stories, Bobbie Holmes of Killer Stories tells me the story of Alexandra Pesic's murder. Former beauty queen and dental assistant Alexandra met a fellow Yugoslavian woman named Jel...

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Dec. 19, 2022

INTERVIEW | Simon Farquhar | Writer and Broadcaster

In this interview episode, I welcome Simon Farquhar to the show.⁣ Simon is a writer, broadcaster and playwright with extensive experience writing for digital platforms, the broadsheet press and magazines. He has made document...

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Dec. 15, 2022

Harold Shipman | Dr Death | Part 2 | The Murders

In the season 7 special, I tell the story of Dr Harold Shipman, dubbed by the media as "Dr Death". Shipman was arrested on September 7, 1998, after police raided his home. The body of Kathleen Grundy, one of Shipman's …

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Dec. 8, 2022

Harold Shipman | Dr Death | Part 1 | Background

In the season 7 special, I tell the story of Dr Harold Shipman, dubbed by the media as "Dr Death". Shipman was arrested on September 7, 1998, after police raided his home. The body of Kathleen Grundy, one of Shipman's …

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Dec. 5, 2022

INTERVIEW | Dr Shahed Yousaf | Prison Doctor

In this interview episode, I welcome Dr Shahed Yousaf to the show.⁣ Dr Yousaf is a GP who works in prisons, in substance misuse and with the homeless community. He was shortlisted for the Bath Flash Fiction Prize 2016, commen...

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Dec. 1, 2022

S07E10 | Liam Naylor | The Murder of Doreen Walker

In the tenth and final episode of season 7, I tell the story of Liam Naylor and Doreen Walker. On April 1, 2014, Naylor broke into the house of 75-year-old Doreen and murdered her before stealing the £104 pension money …

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Nov. 24, 2022

S07E09 | Mark Bridger | The Murder of April Jones

In the ninth episode of season 7, I tell the story of Mark Bridger and April Jones. On October 1, 2012, 5-year-old April Jones was abducted and murdered by 46-year-old Mark Bridger. April's disappearance sparked the biggest s...

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Nov. 21, 2022

INTERVIEW | Kim Booth | Former Police Officer and Author

In this interview episode, I welcome Kim Booth to the show.⁣ Kim spent 35 years in the Lincolnshire Police after joining as a cadet in the early seventies. He has been involved in investigating approximately 23 murders and is...

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Nov. 17, 2022

S07E08 | Luke Mitchell | The Murder of Jodi Jones

In the eighth episode of season 7, I tell the story of Luke Mitchell and Jodi Jones. This incredibly divisive case began on June 30, 2003, when 14-year-old Jodi Jones was brutally murdered on an isolated footpath in Dalkeith,...

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Nov. 10, 2022

S07E07 | Leigh Ann Sabine | The Death of John Sabine

In the seventh episode of season 7, I tell the story of Leigh Ann Sabine. In 1997, John Sabine disappeared after moving to a flat in Beddau, South Wales, with his wife, Ann, who also went by Leigh. Neighbours assumed …

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Nov. 7, 2022

INTERVIEW | Robin Jarossi | Journalist and Writer

In this interview episode, I welcome Robin Jarossi to the show.⁣ Robin is a London-based journalist and true crime author who contributes to documentaries such as Murder by the Sea , Voice of a Killer , The Real Prime Suspect...

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Nov. 3, 2022

S07E06 | Henry Gaskin | The Murder of Elizabeth Gaskin

In the sixth episode of season 7, I tell the story of Henry Gaskin. On February 19, 1919, 27-year-old Henry Gaskin murdered his 25-year-old wife, Elizabeth Gaskin, in a wooded area of Hednesford Hills, later dubbed 'Gaskin's ...

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Oct. 27, 2022

Hawley Harvey Crippen | The Murder of Cora Crippen | Feat. Zevon Odel…

In this mid-season episode, I'm joined by Zevon Odelberg of Kinda Murdery, who will tell me (and you) the story of Hawley Harvey Crippen. Dr Crippen, or Dr Devil's Breath, was an American homoeopath charged with murdering his...

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Oct. 24, 2022

INTERVIEW | Dr Joni Johnston | Forensic Psychologist

In this interview episode, I welcome Dr Joni Johnston to the show.⁣ Dr Johnston is a US-based forensic psychologist, private investigator and crime writer. As a practising psychologist, Dr Johnston has worked in a medium-maxi...

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Oct. 20, 2022

S07E05 | Peter Chapman | The Murder of Ashleigh Hall

In the fifth episode of season 7, I tell the story of Peter Chapman. On October 25, 2009, 32-year-old Peter Chapman kidnapped, raped and murdered 17-year-old Ashleigh Hall and dumped her body in a farmer's field near Sedgefie...

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