British Murders Podcast podcast

British Murders Podcast

Stuart Blues

A true-crime podcast that focuses exclusively on British murder cases and serial killers with an occasional glimpse at horror movies

62 Episodes

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    "The 'Dexter' Copycat Killer" Mark Andrew Twitchell | Killer British Murder Stories Vol. 4 Feat. Bobbie Holmes

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    In the fourth volume of Killer British Murder Stories, I am told the story of Mark Twitchell by Bobbie Holmes of Killer Stories Podcast.Twitchell was convicted of first-degree murder on April 12, 2011, for the murder of Johnny Altinger.He was handed a life sentence with a minimum term to serve of 25 years.This case is notorious because Twitchell claims to have been inspired by fictional serial killer Dexter Morgan, the protagonist of the 'Dexter' book series and TV show.This is the second of two collaboration episodes Bobbie and I recently recorded. To hear me tell the story of Penelope Jackson, check out Killer Stories.You can find and support 'Killer Stories' here:https://linktr.ee/KillerStoriesMy episode on Penelope Jackson can be found here:Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3FjIX3OSpotify: https://spoti.fi/3qbfrZoFollow British Murders on social media:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/britishpodcastInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/britishmurdersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@britishmurdersTwitter: https://twitter.com/britishmurdersYouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/BritishMurdersPodcastMerchandise available here:https://teespring.com/stores/britishmurdersSupport the show on Patreon for early access to ad-free-episodes:https://www.patreon.com/britishmurdersMake a one-off donation here:https://www.buymeacoffee.com/britishmurders All episodes are available on my website:https://www.spreaker.com/show/british-murdersPlease send any British murder case suggestions to:[email protected] music:David John Brady - 'Throw Down the Gauntlet'https://linktr.ee/davidjohnbradymusicMy recording equipment:Shure SM7B Vocal Microphone: https://amzn.to/3F1JkkjCloud Microphone Cloudlifter CL1: https://amzn.to/2XZicC8Focusrite Scarlett Solo USB Audio Interface: https://amzn.to/3kKCLL2Rode PSA-1 Professional Studio Boom Arm: https://amzn.to/3zHJOs8Recorded using:ZoomEdited in:AudacityDaVinci Resolve 17Mastered in:AuphonicBobbie's references:Blanco, M. (n.d.). Mark Andrew TWITCHELL. Murderpedia. Retrieved January 10, 2022, from https://murderpedia.org/male.T/t/twitchell-mark.htmMARK TWITCHELL. (n.d.). Edmonton Journal. Retrieved January 10, 2022, from https://edmontonjournal.com/tag/mark-twitchell/?from=25Mark Twitchell. (2022, January 6). Wikipedia. Retrieved January 10, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mark_TwitchellMark Twitchell: A closer look at the evidence. (2012, July 10). CBS News. Retrieved January 10, 2022, from https://www.cbsnews.com/pictures/mark-twitchell-a-closer-look-at-the-evidence/2/Naves, A. W. (2021, June 19). The Murder of Johnny Altinger. Medium. Retrieved January 10, 2022, from https://medium.com/dark-aberrations/the-murder-of-johnny-altinger-3dcc0a6883f8Paradis, D. (2018, August 8). The Dexter Killer. Canadian True Crime. Retrieved January 10, 2022, from https://canadiantruecrime.ca/episodes/2018/8/6/30-the-dexter-killerStevenson, S. (2017, January 9). “Dexter killer” Mark Twitchell among members of dating site for inmates. CBC News. Retrieved January 10, 2022, from https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/dexter-killer-mark-twitchell-among-members-of-dating-site-for-inmates-1.3925555Who is Mark Twitchell? Everything You Need to Know. (n.d.). The Famous People. Retrieved January 10, 2022, from https://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/mark-twitchell-52658.php
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    Scary Movie (2000) | Movie Review feat. Once Upon A Nightmare

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    In this off-season episode, I am once again chatting to my good friend Lorraine from the horror movie podcast 'Once Upon a Nightmare'.⁣⁣⁣⁣This episode was actually recorded for Lorraine’s podcast, but we had such a fun time, so I thought I’d bring the episode across here so you can all give it a listen.⁣⁣⁣This movie was a staple of my childhood and I still quote it daily.⁣⁣⁣⁣Lots and lots of laughs were had.⁣You can find and support 'Once Upon a Nightmare' here:https://linktr.ee/onceuponanightmareFollow British Murders on social media:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/britishpodcastInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/britishmurdersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@britishmurdersTwitter: https://twitter.com/britishmurdersYouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/BritishMurdersPodcastMerchandise available here:https://teespring.com/stores/britishmurdersSupport the show on Patreon for early access to ad-free-episodes:https://www.patreon.com/britishmurdersMake a one-off donation here:https://www.buymeacoffee.com/britishmurders All episodes are available on my website:https://www.spreaker.com/show/british-murdersWould you please send any British murder case suggestions to:[email protected] music:David John Brady - 'Throw Down the Gauntlet'https://linktr.ee/davidjohnbradymusicMy recording equipment:Shure SM7B Vocal Microphone: https://amzn.to/3F1JkkjCloud Microphone Cloudlifter CL1: https://amzn.to/2XZicC8Focusrite Scarlett Solo USB Audio Interface: https://amzn.to/3kKCLL2Rode PSA-1 Professional Studio Boom Arm: https://amzn.to/3zHJOs8Recorded using:ZencastrEdited in:AudacityDaVinci Resolve 17Mastered in:Auphonic
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    Interview with Kristy Sumner (Paranormal Investigator)

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    In this very special episode of British Murders, I welcome Florida-based paranormal investigator Kristy Sumner to the show.⁣⁣⁣⁣In 2014, Kristy along with her sisters and friends formed the Soul Sisters Paranormal team.⁣⁣The team have travelled all across America in order to investigate supposed haunted locations.⁣⁣In a unique combination of true crime and the paranormal, this episode sees Kristy tell me the stories of 3 infamous American murder cases followed by her experiences in each of the respective murder houses.⁣⁣This episode is a fairly long one compared to my usual content, but it’s one I’m extremely proud of. I hope you stick with it to the end.⁣The cases covered are:1. Kate "Ma" Barker and the Barker-Karpis Gang2. Lizzie Andrew Borden and the Fall River axe murders3. The Villisca axe murdersYou can find and support 'Soul Sisters Paranormal' here:https://www.soulsistersparanormal.com/https://www.facebook.com/soulsistersparanormal/https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfRN9bYQ412yL_ysN2n6seAFollow British Murders on social media:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/britishpodcastInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/britishmurdersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@britishmurdersTwitter: https://twitter.com/britishmurdersYouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/BritishMurdersPodcastMerchandise available here:https://teespring.com/stores/britishmurdersSupport the show on Patreon for early access to ad-free-episodes:https://www.patreon.com/britishmurdersMake a one-off donation here:https://www.buymeacoffee.com/britishmurders All episodes are available on my website:https://www.spreaker.com/show/british-murdersWould you please send any British murder case suggestions to:[email protected] music:David John Brady - 'Throw Down the Gauntlet'https://linktr.ee/davidjohnbradymusicMy recording equipment:Shure SM7B Vocal Microphone: https://amzn.to/3F1JkkjCloud Microphone Cloudlifter CL1: https://amzn.to/2XZicC8Focusrite Scarlett Solo USB Audio Interface: https://amzn.to/3kKCLL2Rode PSA-1 Professional Studio Boom Arm: https://amzn.to/3zHJOs8Recorded using:ZoomEdited in:AudacityDaVinci Resolve 17Mastered in:Auphonic
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    S04E11 - Special (Part 2) - "The Bus Stop Killer" Levi Bellfield

    30:08

    In the season 4 special of British Murders, I'm telling the story of Levi Bellfield, aka “The "Bus Stop Killer”.⁣⁣⁣⁣Bellfield was found guilty on February 25, 2008, of the murders of Marsha McDonnell and Amélie Delagrange and the attempted murder of Kate Sheedy, for which he was sentenced to life imprisonment.⁣⁣⁣⁣On June 23, 2011, Bellfield was found guilty of a third murder, 13-year-old schoolgirl Amanda “Milly” Dowler.⁣⁣⁣⁣Bellfield is the only UK serial killer to be handed two whole life orders, meaning he will never be considered for parole.⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣This week we'll discuss the murders themselves as well as the trials that followed.⁣⁣⁣We'll be focusing on the victims this week instead of Levi Bellfield.⁣Follow British Murders on social media:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/britishpodcastInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/britishmurdersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@britishmurdersTwitter: https://twitter.com/britishmurdersYouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/BritishMurdersPodcastMerchandise available here:https://teespring.com/stores/britishmurdersSupport the show on Patreon for early access to ad-free-episodes:https://www.patreon.com/britishmurdersMake a one-off donation here:https://www.buymeacoffee.com/britishmurders All episodes are available on my website:https://www.spreaker.com/show/british-murdersWould you please send any British murder case suggestions to:[email protected] music:David John Brady - 'Throw Down the Gauntlet'https://linktr.ee/davidjohnbradymusicMy recording equipment:Shure SM7B Vocal Microphone: https://amzn.to/3F1JkkjCloud Microphone Cloudlifter CL1: https://amzn.to/2XZicC8Focusrite Scarlett Solo USB Audio Interface: https://amzn.to/3kKCLL2Rode PSA-1 Professional Studio Boom Arm: https://amzn.to/3zHJOs8Purchase 'The Bus Stop Killer: Milly Dowler, Her Murder and the Full Story of the Sadistic Serial Killer Levi Bellfield' by Geoffrey Wansell here:https://amzn.to/3dNdLOTMilly's Fund: https://millysfund.org.ukSuzy Lamplugh Trust: https://www.suzylamplugh.orgRecorded using:AudacityZoomEdited in:AudacityDaVinci Resolve 17Mastered in:AuphonicReferences:Wansell, G. (2011). The Bus Stop Killer: Milly Dowler, Her Murder and the Full Story of the Sadistic Serial Killer Levi Bellfield (UK ed.). Penguin.https://www.itv.com/news/2016-01-27/milly-dowler-a-timeline-of-the-investigationhttp://wwwnews.live.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-13776944https://millydowlermurder.blogspot.com/2011/10/reward-offered-to-find-milly-may-4th.htmlhttps://hotlifestylenews.com/world-news/what-was-the-milly-dowler-crimewatch-appeal/https://www.getsurrey.co.uk/news/surrey-news/milly-dowler-raped-levi-bellfield-10867347https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-13362796https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Murder_of_Milly_Dowlerhttp://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/1947593.stmhttp://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/1898017.stmhttps://www.crimeandinvestigation.co.uk/article/the-murder-of-milly-dowlerhttps://www.crimeandinvestigation.co.uk/crime-files/levi-bellfield/trialhttps://murderpedia.org/male.B/b/bellfield-levi.htmhttp://www.murderuk.com/levi-bellfield.htmlhttp://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/2731467.stmhttps://www.thesun.co.uk/news/8122841/marsha-mcdonnell-levi-bellfield-murder/https://www.thelawpages.com/court-cases/Levi-Bellfield-603-1.lawhttps://www.thelawpages.com/court-cases/Levi-Bellfield-7005-1.lawhttps://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-493224/Woman-traumatised-attack-stalker-scoured-streets-vulnerable-women.htmlhttp://cdnedge.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/london/7045716.stmhttps://www.judiciary.uk/wp-content/uploads/JCO/Documents/Judgments/hm-attorney-general-associated-newspapers-mgn-limited.pdfhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-35419507
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    S04E11 - Special (Part 1) - "The Bus Stop Killer" Levi Bellfield

    30:24

    In the season 4 special of British Murders, I tell the story of Levi Bellfield, aka “The Bus Stop Killer”.⁣⁣⁣Bellfield was found guilty on February 25, 2008, of the murders of Marsha McDonnell and Amélie Delagrange and the attempted murder of Kate Sheedy, for which he was sentenced to life imprisonment.⁣⁣On June 23, 2011, Bellfield was found guilty of a third murder, 13-year-old schoolgirl Amanda “Milly” Dowler.⁣⁣Bellfield is the only UK serial killer to be handed two whole life orders, meaning he will never be considered for parole.⁣⁣⁣In the first episode of this 2 part special, we'll focus on Bellfield’s childhood and background before the murders.⁣⠀⁣⁣Next week, we'll discuss the murders themselves as well as the trials that followed.⁣Follow British Murders on social media:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/britishpodcastInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/britishmurdersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@britishmurdersTwitter: https://twitter.com/britishmurdersYouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/BritishMurdersPodcastMerchandise available here:https://teespring.com/stores/britishmurdersSupport the show on Patreon for early access to ad-free-episodes:https://www.patreon.com/britishmurdersMake a one-off donation here:https://www.buymeacoffee.com/britishmurders All episodes are available on my website:https://www.spreaker.com/show/british-murdersWould you please send any British murder case suggestions to:[email protected] music:David John Brady - 'Throw Down the Gauntlet'https://linktr.ee/davidjohnbradymusicMy recording equipment:Shure SM7B Vocal Microphone: https://amzn.to/3F1JkkjCloud Microphone Cloudlifter CL1: https://amzn.to/2XZicC8Focusrite Scarlett Solo USB Audio Interface: https://amzn.to/3kKCLL2Rode PSA-1 Professional Studio Boom Arm: https://amzn.to/3zHJOs8Purchase 'The Bus Stop Killer: Milly Dowler, Her Murder and the Full Story of the Sadistic Serial Killer Levi Bellfield' by Geoffrey Wansell here:https://amzn.to/3dNdLOTRecorded using:AudacityZoomEdited in:AudacityDaVinci Resolve 17Mastered in:AuphonicReferences:Bird, S. (2008, February 25). Levi Bellfield: timeline of a killer. The Times. Retrieved December 10, 2021, from https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/levi-bellfield-timeline-of-a-killer-sf3ms3lvg9wBus-stop killer’s car-clamping gang of paedophiles and murderers. (2008, February 26). Mail Online. Retrieved December 10, 2021, from https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-518702/Bus-stop-killers-car-clamping-gang-paedophiles-murderers.htmlDarbyshire, R. (2019, May 9). Brutal murder of Hounslow girl Patsy Morris remains a mystery almost 40 years on. MyLondon. Retrieved December 10, 2021, from https://www.mylondon.news/news/west-london-news/brutal-murder-hounslow-girl-patsy-16241597Davies, C. (2011, June 24). Levi Bellfield: obsessed with schoolgirls and sexual violence. The Guardian. Retrieved December 10, 2021, from https://www.theguardian.com/uk/2011/jun/24/levi-bellfield-profile-milly-dowlerGambarotto, T. (2020, May 29). The places where Levi Bellfield lived, worked and killed in London. MyLondon. Retrieved December 10, 2021, from https://www.mylondon.news/news/west-london-news/places-levi-bellfield-lived-worked-15643186Gambarotto, T., & Greer, S. (2019, January 9). Who was Levi Bellfield and how did police catch him? The real story behind ITV drama Manhunt. Manchester Evening News. Retrieved December 10, 2021, from https://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/tv/who-levi-bellfield-how-police-15645597McLelland, E., & Greenwood, C. (2016, February 5). Levi Bellfield is now a Muslim: Milly Dowler murderer is known as Yusuf Rahim after converting to Islam in move that grants him special privileges. Mail Online. Retrieved December 10, 2021, from https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3421973/Did-monster-kill-8-women-girls-Levi-Bellfield-linked-murders-Lin-Megan-Russell-multiple-rapes-death-childhood-sweetheart-string-jail-cell-admissions.htmlMurderer’s girlfriend tells of her life of fear. (2013, October 1). MyLondon. Retrieved December 10, 2021, from https://www.mylondon.news/news/local-news/murderers-girlfriend-tells-life-fear-6020005Twomey, J. (2008, February 26). He loathed women. . .especially blondes. Express.Co.Uk. Retrieved December 10, 2021, from https://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/36115/He-loathed-women-especially-blondesVictor Kelly – Hayes. (2021, July 18). UK Database - Sex Offenders Register. Retrieved December 10, 2021, from https://uk-database.net/2012/03/22/victor-kelly-hayes/Wansell, G. (2011). The Bus Stop Killer: Milly Dowler, Her Murder and the Full Story of the Sadistic Serial Killer Levi Bellfield (UK ed.). Penguin.Who is Levi Bellfield? Everything You Need to Know. (n.d.). The Famous People. Retrieved December 10, 2021, from https://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/levi-bellfield-34355.php
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    S04E10 - James Patterson Smith (The Murder of Kelly-Anne Bates)

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    In the tenth and final episode of British Murders Season 4, I tell the story of James Patterson Smith and Kelly-Anne Bates.⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣On April 16, 1996, middle-aged James Smith drowned his 17-year-old girlfriend, Kelly-Anne, in the bath.⁣⁣Kelly-Anne had been brutally tortured by James for around 4 weeks prior to being murdered.⁣⁣⁣Detective Sergeant Joseph Monaghan said he has never seen a case as horrific as this in his 15 years on the police force.⁣⁣⁣⁣James Smith was handed a life sentence on November 19, 1997, with a minimum term to serve of 20 years.⁣⁣This is one of the most brutal cases I’ve ever researched, so prepare yourself before listening.Follow British Murders on social media:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/britishpodcastInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/britishmurdersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@britishmurdersTwitter: https://twitter.com/britishmurdersYouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/BritishMurdersPodcastMerchandise available here:https://teespring.com/stores/britishmurdersSupport the show on Patreon for early access to ad-free-episodes:https://www.patreon.com/britishmurdersMake a one-off donation here:https://www.buymeacoffee.com/britishmurders All episodes are available on my website:https://www.spreaker.com/show/british-murdersWould you please send any British murder case suggestions to:[email protected] music:David John Brady - 'Throw Down the Gauntlet'https://linktr.ee/davidjohnbradymusicMy recording equipment:Shure SM7B Vocal Microphone: https://amzn.to/3F1JkkjCloud Microphone Cloudlifter CL1: https://amzn.to/2XZicC8Focusrite Scarlett Solo USB Audio Interface: https://amzn.to/3kKCLL2Rode PSA-1 Professional Studio Boom Arm: https://amzn.to/3zHJOs8Purchase 'The Serial Killer's Book of Haiku' by Rose Bundy here:https://amzn.to/3lYRMbuRecorded using:AudacityZoomEdited in:AudacityDaVinci Resolve 17Mastered in:AuphonicReferences:21 Fun Facts About Manchester. (2019, February 21). Kaytons Estate Agents. Retrieved December 6, 2021, from https://kaytons.co.uk/21-fun-facts-manchester/BACAS Genealogy - Kelly-Anne Bates. (n.d.). Tameside Metropolitan Borough. Retrieved December 6, 2021, from https://web.tameside.gov.uk/BACAS/GenDecDetails.aspx?ID=350257Facts about Manchester. (2020, April 21). Visit Manchester. Retrieved December 6, 2021, from https://www.visitmanchester.com/ideas-and-inspiration/blog/read/2020/04/facts-about-manchester-b1179Murder of Kelly Anne Bates. (2021, November 8). Wikipedia. Retrieved December 6, 2021, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Murder_of_Kelly_Anne_BatesMyall, S. (2015, February 22). I wish I’d killed the monster who murdered our daughter the first time I saw him. . . Manchester Evening News. Retrieved December 6, 2021, from https://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/wish-id-killed-monster-who-8694736Our Daughter Was Tortured To Death By Her Sadistic Boyfriend. (n.d.). Crime+Investigation UK. Retrieved December 6, 2021, from https://www.crimeandinvestigation.co.uk/article/our-daughter-was-tortured-to-death-by-her-sadistic-boyfriendTeen girl `horrifically tortured before her murder’. (1997, November 12). Independent.Ie. Retrieved December 6, 2021, from https://www.independent.ie/world-news/teen-girl-horrifically-tortured-before-her-murder-26202114.htmlTeenager’s torture killer gets life. (1997, November 19). Evening Standard, 2. Retrieved from Newspapers.com.Torture killer jailed for 20 years. (1997, November 20). Independent.Ie. Retrieved December 6, 2021, from https://www.independent.ie/world-news/torture-killer-jailed-for-20-years-26202465.htmlWard, D. (1997, November 12). Girl “blinded and killed.” The Guardian, 9. Retrieved from Newspapers.com.Ward, D., & Wilson, J. (1997, November 20). Man who tortured girl to death jailed for life. The Guardian, 9. Retrieved from Newspapers.com.
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    S04E09 - Peter Reeve (The Murder of PC Ian Dibell)

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    In the ninth episode of British Murders Season 4, I tell the story of Peter Reeve and PC Ian Dibell.⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣On July 9, 2012, Reeve confronted his neighbour Trevor Marshall in Clacton-on-Sea and fired several handgun shots towards him.⁣⁣Trevor was hit once in the leg and survived, but the same can’t be said for heroic police officer Ian Dibell.⁣⁣⁣Despite being off-duty at the time of the attack, PC Dibell attempted to disarm Reeve but was shot in the chest during the scuffle.⁣⁣⁣⁣PC Dibell died almost instantly due to suffering fatal aorta damage.⁣⁣Peter Reeve shot himself in the head the following morning at All Saints Church in the neighbouring village of Writtle.⁣Follow British Murders on social media:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/britishpodcastInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/britishmurdersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@britishmurdersTwitter: https://twitter.com/britishmurdersYouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/BritishMurdersPodcastMerchandise available here:https://teespring.com/stores/britishmurdersSupport the show on Patreon for early access to ad-free-episodes:https://www.patreon.com/britishmurdersMake a one-off donation here:https://www.buymeacoffee.com/britishmurders All episodes are available on my website:https://www.spreaker.com/show/british-murdersWould you please send any British murder case suggestions to:[email protected] music:David John Brady - 'Throw Down the Gauntlet'https://linktr.ee/davidjohnbradymusicMy recording equipment:Shure SM7B Vocal Microphone: https://amzn.to/3F1JkkjCloud Microphone Cloudlifter CL1: https://amzn.to/2XZicC8Focusrite Scarlett Solo USB Audio Interface: https://amzn.to/3kKCLL2Rode PSA-1 Professional Studio Boom Arm: https://amzn.to/3zHJOs8Purchase 'The Serial Killer's Book of Haiku' by Rose Bundy here:https://amzn.to/3lYRMbuRecorded using:AudacityZoomEdited in:AudacityDaVinci Resolve 17Mastered in:AuphonicReferences:THE 10 BEST Things to Do in Clacton-on-Sea. (n.d.). Tripadvisor. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Attractions-g503776-Activities-Clacton_on_Sea_Essex_England.htmlClacton PC Ian Dibell shooting: Cemetery in Writtle searched. (2012, July 10). BBC News. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-18778574Clacton PC Ian Dibell shooting: Child witnesses in case. (2012, July 12). BBC News. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-18814378Clacton PC shooting: Peter Reeve’s body found by church. (2012, July 10). BBC News. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-18779427Clacton shooting: Peter Reeve gun possession investigated. (2012, July 11). BBC News. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-18793152Duell, M. (2013, April 8). Off-duty police officer unlawfully killed while trying to wrestle revolver from crazed gunman to protect the public. Mail Online. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2305901/Ian-Dibell-Off-duty-police-officer-unlawfully-killed-trying-wrestle-away-revolver-crazed-gunman.htmlInquest into death of PC Ian Dibell. (2013, April 8). ITV News. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://www.itv.com/news/anglia/story/2013-04-08/inquest-into-death-of-pc-ian-dibell/Jones, S. (2012a, July 10). Body of Clacton gunman Peter Reeve found in churchyard. The Guardian. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://www.theguardian.com/uk/2012/jul/10/clacton-gunman-peter-reeve-bodyJones, S. (2012b, July 10). Clacton shooting: police find gunman’s body in churchyard. The Guardian. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://www.theguardian.com/uk/2012/jul/10/clacton-shooting-police-find-gunmans-bodyPC Ian Dibell died from single bullet wound, inquest hears. (2012, July 13). BBC News. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-18831263PC Ian Dibell shooting death: 200 attend church service. (2012, July 15). BBC News. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-18847769PC Ian Dibell shooting: Gunman told of “terrible day.” (2012, July 23). BBC News. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-18951946PC Ian Dibell: The story of an “extraordinary” police officer who died protecting others. (2015, November 6). ITV News. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://www.itv.com/news/anglia/2015-11-06/pc-ian-dibell-the-story-of-an-extraordinary-police-officer-who-died-protecting-othersPeter Reeve sought after PC Ian Dibell shot dead. (2012, July 9). BBC News. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-18774958Peterson, M. (2020, October 18). Living in Clacton-on-Sea – 6 Reasons to Move to the Essex Coast. GoodMove. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://goodmove.org.uk/living-in-clacton-on-sea/Tributes on fifth anniversary of hero policeman Ian Dibell’s murder. (2017, July 7). Clacton and Frinton Gazette. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://www.clactonandfrintongazette.co.uk/news/15397269.tributes-on-fifth-anniversary-of-hero-policeman-ian-dibells-murder/
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    S04E08 - Euan Peters (The Murder of Shafiul Islam)

    24:44

    In the eighth episode of British Murders Season 4, I tell the story of Euan Peters and Shafiul Islam.⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣Peters, who also went by Sax Coke, was an underground UK hip hop artist who was well known to the police.⁣⁣On November 14, 2019, Peters visited Islam’s flat in Newport, South Wales, and proceeded to attack him multiple times with a glass Kopparberg cider bottle.⁣⁣⁣Islam suffered severe brain injuries and died 6 days later at Royal Gwent Hospital as a result.⁣⁣⁣⁣Peters received a life sentence with a minimum term of 33 years in April 2021.⁣⁣Follow British Murders on social media:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/britishpodcastInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/britishmurdersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@britishmurdersTwitter: https://twitter.com/britishmurdersYouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/BritishMurdersPodcastMerchandise available here:https://teespring.com/stores/britishmurdersSupport the show on Patreon for early access to ad-free-episodes:https://www.patreon.com/britishmurdersMake a one-off donation here:https://www.buymeacoffee.com/britishmurders All episodes are available on my website:https://www.spreaker.com/show/british-murdersWould you please send any British murder case suggestions to:[email protected] music:David John Brady - 'Throw Down the Gauntlet'https://linktr.ee/davidjohnbradymusicMy recording equipment:Shure SM7B Vocal Microphone: https://amzn.to/3F1JkkjCloud Microphone Cloudlifter CL1: https://amzn.to/2XZicC8Focusrite Scarlett Solo USB Audio Interface: https://amzn.to/3kKCLL2Rode PSA-1 Professional Studio Boom Arm: https://amzn.to/3zHJOs8Purchase 'The Serial Killer's Book of Haiku' by Rose Bundy here:https://amzn.to/3lYRMbuRecorded using:AudacityZoomEdited in:AudacityDaVinci Resolve 17Mastered in:AuphonicReferences:Davies, I. G. (2021a, April 13). Three men guilty of Newport drug dealer’s savage killing. South Wales Argus. Retrieved November 22, 2021, from https://www.southwalesargus.co.uk/news/19229900.three-men-guilty-newport-drug-dealers-savage-killing/Davies, I. G. (2021b, April 21). Killers jailed over Newport drug dealer’s savage slaying. South Wales Argus. Retrieved November 22, 2021, from https://www.southwalesargus.co.uk/news/19246998.killers-jailed-newport-drug-dealers-savage-slaying/Dewey, P. (2021a, March 30). Rapper accused of murdering man with Kopparberg bottle says “fourth man” was responsible. WalesOnline. Retrieved November 22, 2021, from https://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/kopparberg-bottle-murder-sax-coke-20285406Dewey, P. (2021b, April 21). Murderer who killed man with Kopparberg bottle brags about criminal past in rap videos. WalesOnline. Retrieved November 22, 2021, from https://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/euan-peters-murder-rap-cardiff-20410504Dewey, P., & Hughes, M. (2021, April 13). Murder victim beaten over the head with cider bottle and left bloodstained in cupboard to die. WalesOnline. Retrieved November 22, 2021, from https://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/murder-victim-beaten-over-head-20377672Feehan, K. (2021, April 22). Rapper, 42, who battered man to death with a cider bottle over £10,000 drugs debt before hiding his body in a cupboard is jailed for 33 years. Mail Online. Retrieved November 22, 2021, from https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9499789/Rapper-battered-man-death-bottle-drug-debt-jailed-33-years.htmlHughes, M. (2020, October 9). 11 weird and wonderful facts about Newport that sound totally made up. WalesOnline. Retrieved November 22, 2021, from https://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/weird-wonderful-facts-newport-wales-19076822Lewis, A. (2021, April 21). Killers who robbed man beaten to death with cider bottle are jailed. WalesOnline. Retrieved November 22, 2021, from https://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/shafiul-islam-newport-murder-sentences-20431932Shafiul Islam death: Men jailed over robbery killing. (2021, April 21). BBC News. Retrieved November 22, 2021, from https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-56830900Shafiul Islam: Three guilty of killing man in violent robbery. (2021, April 14). BBC News. Retrieved November 22, 2021, from https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-wales-56744772.ampWilliams, N. (2021, March 31). Man accused of murder says he “honestly can’t remember” why he made 21 phone calls to brother after Koppaberg bottle attack. WalesOnline. Retrieved November 22, 2021, from https://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/chilly-shafiul-islam-murder-newport-20297339
  • British Murders Podcast podcast

    S04E07 - Lee James (The Murder of Bijan Ebrahimi)

    32:24

    In the seventh episode of British Murders Season 4, I tell the story of Lee James and Bijan Ebrahimi.⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣Bijan arrived in the UK as a refugee from Iran in 2000 and settled in South Bristol.⁣⁣⁣He received horrific abuse, both physical and verbal, from his neighbours at several different housing estates.⁣⁣⁣On July 13, 2013, Bijan was kicked to death by his neighbour Lee James after incorrectly being branded as a paedophile by the other residents.⁣⁣⁣Lee James was sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum term of 18 years.⁣⁣⁣⁣This case is notable for the lack of support Bijan received from both Avon & Somerset Constabulary as well as Bristol City Council.⁣⁣Follow British Murders on social media:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/britishpodcastInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/britishmurdersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@britishmurdersTwitter: https://twitter.com/britishmurdersYouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/BritishMurdersPodcastMerchandise available here:https://teespring.com/stores/britishmurdersSupport the show on Patreon for early access to ad-free-episodes:https://www.patreon.com/britishmurdersMake a one-off donation here:https://www.buymeacoffee.com/britishmurders All episodes are available on my website:https://www.spreaker.com/show/british-murdersWould you please send any British murder case suggestions to:[email protected] music:David John Brady - 'Throw Down the Gauntlet'https://linktr.ee/davidjohnbradymusicMy recording equipment:Shure SM7B Vocal Microphone: https://amzn.to/3F1JkkjCloud Microphone Cloudlifter CL1: https://amzn.to/2XZicC8Focusrite Scarlett Solo USB Audio Interface: https://amzn.to/3kKCLL2Rode PSA-1 Professional Studio Boom Arm: https://amzn.to/3zHJOs8Purchase 'The Serial Killer's Book of Haiku' by Rose Bundy here:https://amzn.to/3lYRMbuRecorded using:AudacityiPhone XREdited in:AudacityDaVinci Resolve 17Mastered in:AuphonicReferences:Bijan Ebrahimi death - a timeline of events. (2017, July 5). ITV News. Retrieved November 15, 2021, from https://www.itv.com/news/westcountry/2017-07-05/bijan-ebrahimi-death-a-timeline-of-eventsDearden, L. (2017, December 18). ‘We’re extremely sorry’: Murdered Iranian refugee Bijan Ebrahimi failed by police and council’s “institutional racism.” Independent. Retrieved November 15, 2021, from https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/bijan-ebrahami-refugee-murdered-iran-killed-paedophile-bristol-avon-somerset-police-council-gang-a8116341.htmlFootage of Bijan Ebrahimi shown during police misconduct trial – video. (2015, December 21). The Guardian. Retrieved November 15, 2021, from https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/video/2015/dec/21/bristol-ipcc-bijan-ebrahimi-murder-lee-james-police-misconduct-trial-videoGrandison, S. (Director). (2021). Murdered by a Mob: The Killing of Bijan Ebrahimi [TV Movie]. Zeppelin Films, Channel 5 Television.Grealish, S. (2021, May 19). Who was Bijan Ebrahimi and what happened to him? The Sun. Retrieved November 15, 2021, from https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/14992272/lee-james-bijan-ebrahimi-2/Hayhurst, C. (2016, January 22). Police officer sacked after being convicted of misconduct over vigilante murder of disabled man wrongly labelled a paedophile. Mirror. Retrieved November 15, 2021, from https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/police-officer-sacked-after-being-7226826Morris, S. (2013, November 28). Bijan Ebrahimi: softly spoken brother who suffered horrendous bullying. The Guardian. Retrieved November 15, 2021, from https://www.theguardian.com/global/2013/nov/28/bijan-ebrahimi-murdered-victim-impact-statementMortimer, C. (2016, May 4). Two police officers sacked over murder probe into man killed by vigilante. Independent. Retrieved November 15, 2021, from https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/bijan-ebrahimi-two-police-officers-sacked-over-murder-probe-man-killed-vigilante-a7012096.htmlPeachey, P. (2013, November 28). A death foretold: Vigilante Lee James’ warning to police days before he murdered disabled man Bijan Ebrahimi after he was wrongly outed as paedophile. Independent. Retrieved November 15, 2021, from https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/death-foretold-vigilante-lee-james-warning-police-days-he-murdered-disabled-man-bijan-ebrahimi-after-he-was-wrongly-outed-paedophile-8969034.htmlRobehmed, S. (2013, November 3). Bijan Ebrahimi case: Three police officers suspended over failure to help innocent man branded a paedophile, beaten and set on fire. Independent. Retrieved November 15, 2021, from https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/bijan-ebrahimi-case-three-police-officers-suspended-over-failure-help-innocent-man-branded-paedophile-beaten-and-set-fire-8919445.htmlSafer Bristol Crime, Drugs and Alcohol Partnership, Safer Bristol Executive Board, & McCallum, D. (2017, October). Multi-Agency Learning Review Following The Murder of Bijan Ebrahimi. Safer Bristol Partnership. https://www.bristol.gov.uk/documents/20182/35136/Multi-agency+learning+review+following+the+murder+of+Bijan+Ebrahimi
  • British Murders Podcast podcast

    S04E06 - Colin Cheetham (The Murder of Stuart Ludlam)

    22:25

    In the sixth episode of British Murders Season 4, I tell the story of Colin Cheetham and Stuart Ludlam.⁣⁣⁣⁣Gun enthusiast Cheetham had always dreamed of committing the perfect murder with a complete stranger as his victim.⁣On September 17, 2009, his dream came true as he shot and killed 43-year-old taxi driver Stuart Ludlam at Cromford Railway Station.⁣Cheetham had zero connection to Ludlam, and most frightening of all, there was zero motive behind the killing.⁣Cheetham was sentenced to life imprisonment in June 2010 with a minimum term of 30 years.⁣⁣He died at HMP Wakefield on May 1, 2020, at the age of 71.⁣Follow British Murders on social media:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/britishpodcastInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/britishmurdersTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@britishmurdersTwitter: https://twitter.com/britishmurdersYouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/BritishMurdersPodcastMerchandise available here:https://teespring.com/stores/britishmurdersSupport the show on Patreon for early access to ad-free-episodes:https://www.patreon.com/britishmurdersMake a one-off donation here:https://www.buymeacoffee.com/britishmurders All episodes are available on my website:https://www.spreaker.com/show/british-murdersWould you please send any British murder case suggestions to:[email protected] music:David John Brady - 'Throw Down the Gauntlet'https://linktr.ee/davidjohnbradymusicMy recording equipment:Shure SM7B Vocal Microphone: https://amzn.to/3F1JkkjCloud Microphone Cloudlifter CL1: https://amzn.to/2XZicC8Focusrite Scarlett Solo USB Audio Interface: https://amzn.to/3kKCLL2Rode PSA-1 Professional Studio Boom Arm: https://amzn.to/3zHJOs8Purchase 'The Serial Killer's Book of Haiku' by Rose Bundy here:https://amzn.to/3lYRMbuRecorded in:ZoomEdited in:AudacityDaVinci Resolve 17Mastered in:AuphonicReferences:Bowcott, O. (2010, June 30). Gun fanatic jailed for 30 years for murder of taxi driver. The Guardian. Retrieved November 7, 2021, from https://www.theguardian.com/uk/2010/jun/30/gun-fanatic-colin-cheetham“Cannibal killer” David Harker among first denied parole under Helen’s Law. (2021, October 28). Sky News. Retrieved November 7, 2021, from https://news.sky.com/story/cannibal-killer-david-harker-among-first-denied-parole-under-helens-law-12453406?dcmp=snt-sf-twitterColin Cheetham: Taxi driver murderer dies in prison. (2020, May 26). BBC News. Retrieved November 7, 2021, from https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-derbyshire-52799080Cromford. (n.d.). Visit Peak District & Derbyshire. Retrieved November 7, 2021, from https://www.visitpeakdistrict.com/explore/towns-and-villages/cromford-p689851Cromford Station. (n.d.). The Trainline. Retrieved November 7, 2021, from https://www.thetrainline.com/stations/cromfordDerbyshire murderer who plotted shooting lived in chaos. (2010, June 29). BBC News. Retrieved November 7, 2021, from https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/10451030Gardner, A. (2020, May 9). ‘Evil’ gun fanatic who killed an innocent taxi driver for the ‘thrill’ dies in jail. The Sun. Retrieved November 7, 2021, from https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/11586644/gun-fanatic-killed-innocent-taxi-driver-dies-jail/Helen McCourt murderer Ian Simms released from prison. (2020, February 6). BBC News. Retrieved November 7, 2021, from https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-merseyside-51390548Man found guilty of Cromford taxi driver murder. (2010, June 29). BBC News. Retrieved November 7, 2021, from https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/10448507Mill History. (n.d.). Cromford Mills. Retrieved November 7, 2021, from https://www.cromfordmills.org.uk/learning/mill-history/Ministry of Justice. (2020, November 4). Helen’s Law receives Royal Assent. GOV.UK. Retrieved November 7, 2021, from https://www.gov.uk/government/news/helen-s-law-receives-royal-assentShotgun and firearm certificates. (n.d.). GOV.UK. Retrieved November 7, 2021, from https://www.gov.uk/shotgun-and-firearm-certificatesSir Richard Arkwright (1732 - 1792). (n.d.). BBC. Retrieved November 7, 2021, from https://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/arkwright_richard.shtml

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