Gallery: Stoneleigh Abbey ~ Missing Monument Murders

The Missing Monument Murders by Judy Stove is a veiled story of power, wealth, dark deeds and intrigue. In 1806, Jane Austen’s relative, the Reverend Thomas Leigh, came into vast estates and the mood in the extended Leigh/Austen family was jubilant.… Read more “Gallery: Stoneleigh Abbey ~ Missing Monument Murders”

Murderers or Martyrs: Witness Statements in the Case of Devlin and Burns

Murderers or Martyrs: Witness Statements in the Case of Devlin and Burns
The following statements are referenced in George Skelly’s book Murderers or Martyrs which asserts that a terrible miscarriage of justice occurred in the investigation, trial, conviction and execution of Alfred Burns and Edward Devlin for the murder of Alice Rimmer in 1950s Liverpool.… Read more “Murderers or Martyrs: Witness Statements in the Case of Devlin and Burns”