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April 1, 2021

S02E06 - Christopher Hawkins (The Murder of Ryan Hawkins)

In this episode of British Murders, I tell the story of English child murderer Christopher Hawkins.

Hawkins violently attacked two of his children in Slaithwaite, West Yorkshire, on September 23, 2007, with a knife.

His 14-year-old daughter Donna...


In this episode of British Murders, I tell the story of English child murderer Christopher Hawkins.

Hawkins violently attacked two of his children in Slaithwaite, West Yorkshire, on September 23, 2007, with a knife.

His 14-year-old daughter Donna managed to survive the frenzied attack, however, 4-year-old Ryan died as a result of his injuries.

Hawkins was handed a life sentence with a minimum term of 21 years.

National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC):
https://www.nspcc.org.uk/

National Association for People Abused in Childhood (NAPAC):
https://napac.org.uk

Domestic abuse helplines (UK):
Refuge Against Domestic Violence: https://www.refuge.org.uk/
Men's Advice Line UK: https://mensadviceline.org.uk/

Domestic abuse helplines (USA):
National Domestic Violence Hotline: https://www.thehotline.org/

Domestic abuse helplines (Australia):
White Ribbon Australia: https://www.whiteribbon.org.au/
Lifeline Australia: https://www.lifeline.org.au/

Domestic abuse helplines (Canada):
Ending Violence Association of Canada: https://endingviolencecanada.org/

Domestic abuse helplines (Ireland):
Safe Ireland: https://www.safeireland.ie/
Men's Aid Ireland: https://www.mensaid.ie/
Women's Aid Ireland: https://www.womensaid.ie/

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Intro music:
David John Brady - 'Throw Down the Gauntlet'
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