Episode 32 – A cannibalistic quandary & the haunting of scratching Fanny

This week on Twisted Britain Bob asks a question about the greater good! And Nadine tells the (rather rude sounding) tale of the Cock Lane ghost. Bob on long story Nadine on short story Promo for Pomegranates and pitchforks, Alix is a creep and Sunshine is her enabling best friend. Horror of all kinds. History, sociology, and politics, from zombies to serial killers. https://twitter.com/PomPitchPod Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/ Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb Thanks for listening

Episode 31 – A Pimlico mystery and a hammer attack

This week on Twisted Britain Bob recounts the case of the Pimlico Mystery, a case still unsolved to this day and Nadine tells the story of Sally Challen, a case that highlights the issues around Coercive control. Bob on short story Nadine on long story   Promo for Spree, A British based true crime podcast where the hosts discuss everything from murder to ghosts. https://twitter.com/SpreePodcast Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/ Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb Thanks for listening

Episode 30 – The Baker Street papers & the lady of the hills

The one with the scheduling mess up!!! This week on Twisted Britain, Bob tells the story of The Lady of the Hills, as recommended by Pete and Nadine, the story of Arthur Conan Doyle's missing papers.   Bob on Short story Nadine on Long story   Promo for 3 Spooked Girls: Twitter @3spookedgirls Instagram  @3spookedgirls Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Promo for Things that keep me up at night https://ttkmeup.com/ Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Thanks for listening

Episode 29 – a wildlife ban and a laundry copper

This week on Twisted Britain we are joined by Vicky as a guest host, Bob tells the story of Katherine Webster and the disturbing tale of Julia Martha Thomas's death and Nadine tells the story of the first and only ABSO handed out for wildlife crime A massive thank you  to Vicky for joining us this week Bob on Long story Nadine on Short story   Promo for Things that keep me up at night https://ttkmeup.com/ Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Thanks for listening

Episode 28 – Britain’s forgotten serial killer & small town superheroes

This week on Twisted Britain we are joined by Emma as a guest host, Bob tells the story of Patrick MacKay, Britain's forgotten, yet longest serving serial killer, and Nadine tells the tales of the local superheros that keep our small towns safe!!. A massive thank you  to Emma for joining us this week Bob on Long story Nadine on Short story   Promo for Exercising Depression https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/exercising-depression?refid=stpr&fbclid=IwAR3XyELYzDLp0PbNLAXclrZ92LsPTz4K0AyU1miaaSN9RluMIBnYS3RRVGg Thanks for listening

Episode 27 – A Twisted birthday – Sandyford and Camden

This week is Twisted Britain's first Birthday and we have been honoured by the messages we have received from some of our favourite podcasts that you will hear in the break. This week Bob finishes his Glasgow mini series telling the sad story of Jessie McPherson whose life was taken for saying "no", and her friend went to jail for 15 years wrongfully. Nadine: Back in the 17th century a man named William Harrison went out to collect rents but didn’t return home - his servant went out to find him but instead of returning with William came back with several bizarre tales. A few years later a crazy twist would cast more confusion on the story... have a listen to find out more!
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Episode 26 – Victorian Junkies and a German Jew in Scottish jail

This week on Twisted Britain Nadine shares what she has found out about the Victorians slightly dubious usage of all things opium and Bob moves on to part 3 of his Glasgow mini series with the miscarriage of justice case of Oscar Slater Bob on Long story Nadine on Short story Promo for California True Crime Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/ Thanks for listening

Episode 25 – The Ice Cream man & a murderous affair

This week on Twisted Britain Nadine tells the story of the Glasgow Ice cream wars, focusing on a 20 year miscarriage of justice, Bob continues his mini series with the story of Madeleine Smith Bob on short story Nadine on long story Promo for Evil Minds Podcast Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/ Thanks for listening

Episode 24 – The Scottish Boogyman & The Human Crocodile

This week on Twisted Britain Nadine tells the story and facts associated with Christie Cleek, what do you think fact or fiction? Bob starts the first in a mini series of 4 stories all linked by geography, this week he covers the Glasgow Poisoner, Dr Edward Pritchard also known as the Human Crocodile Bob on Long story Nadine on Short story Promo for California True Crime Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/ Thanks for listening

Episode 23 – Jack the lad & Breck Bednar

*This episode contains disturbing audio recordings*
We had an issue with recording this week and it was done on our phones, the audio is not what what we would like but will be a one off. Please excuse the mic scratching and background noise.
This week on Twisted Britain Nadine tells the story of the original Jack the lad, Jack Shepard, big thanks to Simon for the research, and Bob tells the story of Breck Bednar a victim of online grooming. Please see www.childnet.com for information about keeping yourself and your children safe online, http://www.breckfoundation.org/ is the fondation Bob talks about in this episode. Bob on short story Nadine on long story Promo for Voice of the Victim @vovpod Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/ Thanks for listening