TRUE CRIME & RIPPEROLOGY

As well as Authors and Books, this section also feature Resources, Forums, Media, Conferences and Events for True Crime & Ripperology.

John Barber – True Crime & Murder Mysteries

True Crime – Crime Fiction: entertaining and absorbing Murder Mysteries – Anthologies – Historical – Literary – Memoirs. Out of the ordinary stories, the weird and wonderful! And don’t miss his Best of British blog! John Barber has been writing professionally since 1996 beginning with articles for magazines on social and local history. His...

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Sickert & The Ripper Crimes

In the autumn of 1888, London women lived under the shadow of the Ripper murders-killings perhaps unmatched in their sadistic brutality. Sickert & The Ripper Crimes derives from the unsuspected testimony of the woman who had particular reason to fear for her life. Florence Pash, friend and colleague of the artist Walter Sickert and...

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THE CAMDEN TOWN MURDER

  “Her throat was cut, from ear to ear; her head almost severed from her body.’ On the morning of September 12th 1907, the body of Emily Dimmock was found in her rented rooms in Camden Town, London. The murderer has never been identified. EMILY DIMMOCK followed the tragic fate of so many poor...

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Exhumation of A Murder – The Life and Trial of Major Armstrong

Exhumation of A Murder – The Life and Trial of Major Armstrong

  ”The case of Major Armstrong, the celebrated Hay Poisoner, the only solicitor ever to hang, is one of those classic, old-fashioned English murders which hail from the heyday of court-room drama when, with the hangman lurking in the pine-and-panel wings and the black cap an object of horrifyingly alarming currency rather than mere...

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JACK THE RIPPER IN FACT AND FICTION

                      In the autumn of 1888 the streets of London were streets of terror. The cause – a series of mysterious and apparently motiveless murders. Respectable citizens cowered behind shuttered windows and multi-locked doors. Ironically, however, it was not the respectable who were in...

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Treadwell’s Magical Bloomsbury Walking Tour – Saturday 15 July

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SATURDAY, 15 JULY, 2017 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm Magical Bloomsbury Walking Tour Guided Walk – Christina Oakley Harrington £15 This walk uncovers...

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Museum of Witchcraft and Magic – Events 2017

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Museum of Witchcraft and Magic, The Harbour, Boscastle, North Cornwall, PL35 0HD. http://museumofwitchcraftandmagic.co.uk/event/

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Glastonbury Symposium 2017

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FRIDAY, 28th – SUNDAY, 30th JULY 2017 with a Sacred Sites Tour on Thursday 27th July Venue: Town Hall, Magdalene Street, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6...

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HexFest 2017, August 11-13, 2017, Bourbon Orleans Hotel

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On AUGUST, 11th to 13th, 2017, Brian Cain, Christian Day, and the Witches of New Orleans present HexFest: A Weekend of Witchery held in...

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Grimoires, Goetia, Enochiana, Solomonic Magick – David Rankine & Stephen Skinner

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For centuries, Grimoires have fascinated the public’s imagination. People often ask us about how they could learn more about this topic and what books...

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