Episodes

Dec. 6, 2020

Strange Stores UK, The extraordinary story of Brian Donald Hume.

Brian Donald Hume, better known as Donald Hume was a smuggler, bank robber, murderer and successful businessman. His life story …

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Nov. 22, 2020

Strange Stories UK, The Florence Maybrick trial.

The Florence Maybrick trial which took place in Liverpool during 1889 is a famous case in which a woman was charged with the murd…

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Nov. 12, 2020

Strange Stories UK. A Newhaven murder and an Albanian drug dealer's d…

Newhaven, East Sussex, once a booming light manufacturing town on the coast is now in the doldrums. There is not many opportuniti…

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Oct. 31, 2020

Strange Stories UK, Halloween 2020, The Ardachie case, the crawling w…

This is the third story I have uploaded for Halloween 2020. The other two being the Edgar Vandy case and Rougham mirage. This pod…

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Oct. 28, 2020

Strange Stories UK, The Dorset Brehmer/Parry killing. Did the jury ge…

May 2020, Policeman Timothy Bremer killed his lover of 10 years Claire Parry , by accident in his car as she sent a message to hi…

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Oct. 23, 2020

Strange Stories UK : Paranormal Suffolk The Rougham mirage and Kersey…

The second of the Halloween podcasts for 2020, these are both set in the county of Suffolk. The Rougham mirage and the Kersey tim…

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Oct. 19, 2020

Strange Stories UK, The Lewes, Sussex murder of Nicola Stevenson in 2…

Nicola Stevenson was a 39 year old mother who was registered as being disabled. She had moved to Lewes in East Sussex in 2018 and…

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Oct. 16, 2020

Strange Stories UK, The mysterious death of Edgar Vandy.

A rather unusual case here which comes from the journals of the Society of Psychical Research. Edgar Vandy drowned while on a day…

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Oct. 13, 2020

Strange Stories UK Hammersmith murders ,London serial killer, Perfor…

Part 5 of the 'Performance' series. An examination of the Police investigation into a serial killer who targeted female sex worke…

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Oct. 7, 2020

Strange Stories UK, Performance 4, Rolling Stones, Police Corruption,…

This is the fourth podcast in the series about the background to the film 'Performance'. It is about the Rolling Stones contribut…

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Sept. 22, 2020

Strange Stories UK, Performance 2, Litvinoff's Swinging London?

London in the 1950s & 60s was changing, the media said it was becoming 'Swinging London'? In reality new elites were challenging …

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Sept. 15, 2020

Strange Stories UK, Performance 1, Jimmy Evans, Once upon a time in L…

This is part 1 of a series of podcasts that are based on the British Movie Performance. A film which the film historian David Tho…

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Sept. 1, 2020

Strange Stories UK, John Bindon, Princess Margaret, Murder and London…

Performance was the film made in 1968 where it was said that the Underground met the Underworld. In this podcast we examine the l…

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Aug. 31, 2020

Strange Stories UK Rattenbury Stoner murder in Bournemouth

1935 True Crime, Bournemouth, a female muscian unhappily married has an affair with aToy boy, her husband is a famous architect …

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July 22, 2020

Strange Stories UK The Clapham Murder, Steinie Morrison and anarchism

This is the last episode of Series 2, we are going back to 31st December 1910. A murder of a Jewish immigrant was thought to be a…

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July 12, 2020

Strange Stories UK, Ronnie Knight, the murder of Alfredo Zomparelli a…

Ronnie Knight is in his 80s now, born in poverty in the East End of London to a family that became a well known criminal family w…

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July 7, 2020

Strange Stories UK: Dieppe Raid & Queen Mary paranormal incidents?

Two possible cases of retrocognition are considered in this podcast, the events both occurred in 1942. The Dieppe raid was possib…

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June 17, 2020

Strange Stories UK, London Gangs and the murders of Jaden Moodie and …

This podcast is about the changing nature of London's street gangs, country lines, increasing violence and how young people are r…

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