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Myra Hindley

Myra Hindley (July 23, 1942 – November 16, 2002)

Myra Hindley was born in Manchester, England where she grew up with her grandmother. At age 15, she lost a close male friend after he drowned. 216 more words


A candle for Winnie, A candle for Keith

Today, 18th August, is the anniversary of the death in 2012 of Winnie Johnson.

Winnie was known throughout England as the mother of Keith Bennett… 286 more words


Blurring fact and fiction: Myra Hindley and Dangerous Women

The Moors murderer Myra Hindley died in prison on 15 November 2002. 10 years later, author Jean Rafferty published a fictionalised account of her release. 202 more words

Ross Garner

On This Day: May 6th

In 1966 the Moors Murderers were finally imprisoned, on the 6th of May their sentence was given as life imprisonment. The murderers were Ian Brady and Myra Hindley, the span of their killings was from 1963-1965, their killings took the lives of five victims. 151 more words


How do you describe evil fifty years on?

Is it possible to personify evil?

For centuries, people have tried. More often than not serial killers, mass murderers, terrorists, dictators and public enemies have been casted as the face of evil. 1,014 more words

Historical Event

What makes one murder worse than another murder? A criminologist has an equation to work it out

Who’s the worst killer alive in Britain today? What makes one killing more harrowing than any other one? If the end result is death, does it matter how it came to be? 1,098 more words