Throughout her 20-year career of murder, wherever Nattrass went, she followed. He, too, would eventually become a victim. The insurance money also allowed her to embark on a career in nursing at Sunderland Infirmary – a deadly choice of occupation. There she met George Ward, an engineer who was a patient in the hospital, and who became her second husband in August 1865. He died little more than a year later in October 1866 leaving Mary Ann a second insurance payout. … [Read more...] about She poisoned 21 people including her own mother, children and husbands. So why has no-one heard of Britain’s FIRST serial killer, Mary Ann Cotton?
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There has been some doubt about just how guilty Cotton was; a researcher who has spent the last 30 years investigating her conviction has said the case is not so clear-cut - saying authorities took shortcuts and used hearsay to get a conviction, and said presenting her as a 'psychopath' is unfair. … [Read more...] about ‘I’ll be making my own brew from now on!’ Viewers of creepy ITV drama Dark Angel say they’re too scared to put the kettle on after watching Victorian serial killer Mary Ann Cotton lace tea with ARSENIC
The Sun Online first revealed how Hollyoaks was sliming down its soap schedule due to the coronavirus pandemic, airing normal current episodes Monday to Wednesday and repeats to finish the week on Thursday and Friday. … [Read more...] about Two of Hollyoaks most notorious serial killers return next week as soap airs classic Silas and Breda McQueen episodes
He said: “A couple of years ago Bundy’s toe nails sold for £4,000. I had letters from the gangster Whitey Bulger and the minute he died they quadrupled in price. These can be eerie gifts.” … [Read more...] about Yorkshire Ripper’s letters and OJ signed memorabilia for sale on grim new website
A second said: "Not looking forward to this mother/daughter love triangle with Jordan, who is repellent. #Hollyoaks." … [Read more...] about Hollyoaks fans disgusted as drug dealer Jordan seduces Leela hours after her daughter Peri