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UNSOLVED: MURDER FILES: BRIAN McDERMOTT, BELFAST, 1973

UNSOLVED CRIMES MURDER FILES BRIAN McDERMOTT, BELFAST, 1973 In 1973 a ten-year old boy left his home and headed to a nearby park and was never seen alive again.   Despite numerous beliefs and rumours as to his demise, his killer has never been found.  The Irish ‘troubles’ seemed to eclipse the murder of little Brian… Continue reading UNSOLVED: MURDER FILES: BRIAN McDERMOTT, BELFAST, 1973

Child Sexual Abuse · childrens homes · Corruption · Elm Guest House · Government · Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry, NI · Institutional Abuse · London · Military · Northern Ireland · PIE · Politicians · Richmond · Satanic Ritual Abuse · Uncategorized

NORTHERN IRELAND: Kincora Survivor – Richard Kerr

NORTHERN IRELAND KINCORA SURVIVOR – RICHARD KERR   On 13th November 2017, Villagemagazine.ie published a very moving and eye-opening account of Richard Kerr’s experiences within the care system of Northern Ireland, and his subsequent abuse at the hands of some very powerful people. I have chosen to blog it in full as I believe it… Continue reading NORTHERN IRELAND: Kincora Survivor – Richard Kerr

BBC · Investigations · Military · Murder Files · Northern Ireland · Uncategorized · Unsolved crimes

NORTHERN IRELAND: The Shooting of Brian Stewart, 13, Belfast

THE SHOOTING OF BRIAN STEWART BELFAST, 1976 I happened to stumble across a testimony given by the sister of a young boy killed in Belfast in 1976.  I was so horrified by what I had read, that I felt compelled to write a blog about it.   You can read Brian’s sister’s testimony on UK Indymedia… Continue reading NORTHERN IRELAND: The Shooting of Brian Stewart, 13, Belfast

Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry, NI · In the News · Uncategorized

HISTORICAL INSTITUTIONAL ABUSE INQUIRY

HISTORICAL INSTITUTIONAL ABUSE INQUIRY (HIA) By SIR ANTHONY HART NORTHERN IRELAND, 1922-1995 Released: Friday 20th January 2017 Today Sir Anthony Hart released the findings of his inquiry in to institutional abuse within Ireland. This was an important and long-awaited date for survivors – especially those from Kincora – who have led a very brave, long… Continue reading HISTORICAL INSTITUTIONAL ABUSE INQUIRY

Child Abduction · Child Sexual Abuse · Missing · Uncategorized · Unsolved crimes

CRIMES AGAINST CHILDREN IN LONDON

A child simply does not disappear in to thin air….. Yet that’s what seems to have happened in many cases.  Frustratingly, the police have sometimes dragged their heels in the crucial hours after many kids went missing and this has resulted in years of heartache for the families left behind. This is a chronological list… Continue reading CRIMES AGAINST CHILDREN IN LONDON

Child Sexual Abuse · Government · Investigations · Local Goverment · London · Operation Clarence - Righton · PIE · Uncategorized

OPERATION CLARENCE: Peter Righton, 1992

OPERATION CLARENCE 1992 High Level Connections In September 1992, Customs Officers along with detectives from West Mercia Police at Evesham, raided a house after intercepting a parcel from the Netherlands which contained child pornography material.  That same day, a detective who had been part of the raid telephoned Michael Hames of the Metropolitan Police with… Continue reading OPERATION CLARENCE: Peter Righton, 1992

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THE SOHO CONNECTIONS: Johnny Go Home – 1975

In 1975 Granada TV showed a ground-breaking documentary on young runaways and life on the “meat rack” in London’s West End. As the programme makers filmed, real life events took over the storyline and a simple, (albeit shocking in itself) documentary turned in to a double-length programme that covered the real life, seedy, gritty, dangerous… Continue reading THE SOHO CONNECTIONS: Johnny Go Home – 1975