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PLAYLAND: Secrets of a Forgotten Scandal – New book by Anthony Daly

Anthony Daly was just 20 years old when he decided to leave The Troubles in Derry and travel to England.  Little did he realise he would find himself in personal trouble and at the mercy of a number of nasty characters centred around the Playland arcade in Piccadilly.

Appeals · Child Sexual Abuse · Lambeth · Local Goverment · London · Murder Files · Uncategorized

UNSOLVED MURDERS: Bulic Forsythe & the Lambeth Abuse

LAMBETH THE DEATH OF BULIC FORSYTHE Although I am predominantly going to focus on Bulic’s death in this blog post, I will also be briefly covering connected crimes against people who also worked for Lambeth council.  There are so many intertwining elements to this case – and Lambeth Council as a whole (that’s even disregarding… Continue reading UNSOLVED MURDERS: Bulic Forsythe & the Lambeth Abuse

Corruption · Court Cases · Government · Justice System · London · Politicians · Uncategorized

THE PROFUMO SCANDAL AND THE STORY BEHIND IT – Original Sleaze, Corruption and Smears

THE PROFUMO SCANDAL AND THE STORY BEHIND IT ORIGINAL SLEAZE, CORRUPTION AND SMEARS Sleaze and corruption – it’s as old as the day is long.  Throughout history it has been used as leverage time and again.  It takes up column inches. Sleaze sells, and the newspapers love it… unless, of course, it involves them. You’ve… Continue reading THE PROFUMO SCANDAL AND THE STORY BEHIND IT – Original Sleaze, Corruption and Smears

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BBC: The Payola Scandal

BBC PAYOLA SCANDAL and the JIMMY SAVILE encounter In 1971 the BBC was embroiled in what was to be known as the “Payola Scandal” following an undercover expose by the News of the World.  A singer, Janie Jones and her ‘accomplice’ Eric Gilbert, were sent to trial in 1973 at the Old Bailey accused of… Continue reading BBC: The Payola Scandal