July 18, 2021

Strange Stories UK: St.Boswells haunted road.

This a short episode to end Series 3. Again a rambling story about a possible paranormal incident in a small village (St.Boswells…

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July 11, 2021

Strange Stories UK, The Hess Enigma , Part 2

This is part 2 of the Hess Enigma. What happened to Hess? Was he murdered? Was it Hess? We also examine the roles of other charac…

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July 10, 2021

Strange Stories UK, The Hess Enigma part 1

May and June 1941 was the period that Nazi Germany came close to conquering Western Europe. But the Nazi leader Adolf Hitler then…

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June 19, 2021

Strange Stories UK, John Palmer, Brinks Mat, Time Shares scams and a …

This is a rambling story based on John 'Goldfinger' Palmer. We find how the Brinks Mat gold bullion robbery was responsible for a…

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June 2, 2021

Strange Stories UK: some considerations on The death of Princess Diana

There has been recent news items on the interview between the BBC Panorama programme and Princess Diana in November 1995 and th…

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May 21, 2021

Strange Stories UK: The Society of Psychical Research investigate a …

I thought it time for a paranormal type episode, this one taken from the journals of the Society for Psychical Research. I do my …

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May 9, 2021

Strange Stories UK: Colin Wallace, Kincora and Clockwork Orange part …

This is part 2 of the podcast, the details being the same as for part 1.

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May 7, 2021

Strange Stories UK: Colin Wallace, Kincora and Clockwork Orange part 1

Northern Ireland 1970s, MI5, Clockwork Orange, Murder, SAS, paedophiles, IRA, UDA. What could possibly go wrong? Well quite a lot…

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April 18, 2021

Strange Stories UK, Hilda Murrell part 3

This is part three of the Hilda Murrell murder, please listen to parts one and two. The police continue to insist that the Hilda …

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April 17, 2021

Strange Stories UK : Hilda Murrell part 2: Belgrano, Sizewell and oth…

This is part two of the Hilda Murrell podcast. Maybe I should think about doing some editing; apologies in this podcast I call Hi…

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April 16, 2021

Strange Stories UK : The Hilda Murrell murder. 1984

This is part one of a three part podcast. 21 March 1984. Hilda Murrell was abducted from her home. She was an anti-nuclear campa…

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April 2, 2021

Strange Stories UK. The Brighton University student Janet Muller mur…

This is another case of a jury getting it wrong. Janet Muller was murdered by Christopher Jeffrey - Shaw in Sussex in 2015. We d…

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March 21, 2021

Strange Stories UK, The Porthole Murder of Gay Gibson.

A promising 21 year old actress who lived as she wished, not to the conventions of the day, goes missing on a cruise ship.

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March 7, 2021

Strange Stories UK : The Thug Life in Ipswich: County Lines.

The 'Thug life' referred to in this podcast, refers to street gangs in Ipswich copying the behaviour of street gangs in America.…

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Feb. 16, 2021

Strange Stories UK, The Fairy Investigation Society 1927 - to present.

The Fairy Investigation Society (aka FIS), founded in the UK in 1927, exists to report fairy sightings. This podcast attempts to …

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Feb. 9, 2021

Strange Stories UK, Brighton Murder, The tragic death of Suel Dagado

A group of young men decide to spend a Saturday night in Brighton. There is an altercation as they leave a nightclub, a stupid dr…

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Jan. 31, 2021

Strange Stories UK The Rise and fall of the Messinas, vice in London …

Please be advised that I now have a website where I can be contacted. www.strangestoriesuk.com also an email address, strangestor…

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Jan. 15, 2021

Strange Stories UK, The Lord Janner sexual abuse cover-up.

Well this is a bit of a ramble, but the main story is how a prominent Leicester MP Greville Janner had credible allegations of s…

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Jan. 8, 2021

Strange Stories UK, Brides in the Bath, George Smith part 2.

Part 2 of the Brides in the Bath Story.

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Jan. 4, 2021

Strange Stories UK, Brides in the Bath murders. Part 1.

A murder trial at the Old Bailey in 1915 caused much comment. Thousands of soldiers were being killed on a daily basis while a lo…

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Dec. 19, 2020

Strange Stories UK, Ghost Story for Christmas 2020

Two stories from the records of the Society of Physical Research (SPR) investigated by Fred Stratton. There are similarities betw…

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Dec. 9, 2020

Strange Stories UK, The murder of Louise Smith at Leigh Park, Havant.

Lockdown in the UK during May 2020. Not a good time for teenagers or the young. Imagine being a sixteen year old teenager having …

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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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