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Forum: A6 Murders 09-19-2018, 07:35 AM
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I think there was a visitor asking directions, as...

I think there was a visitor asking directions, as Mrs D not only recalled the event but mentioned it to Harding the same day. Asking Harding if he knew the road is what she would have asked...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-19-2018, 03:58 AM
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Posted By NickB
The pertinent description by Hanratty of his...

The pertinent description by Hanratty of his visit to the sweetshop is the one in his original statement.

Hanratty’s description changed after Kleinman visited the sweetshop and interviewed...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-13-2018, 03:45 AM
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Alfie, You can take back your apology because in...

Alfie,

You can take back your apology because in 2002 Foot misled Guardian readers in an even worse way.

"he told his lawyers that in Liverpool he had called at a sweetshop in the Scotland Road to...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-07-2018, 06:50 AM
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Posted By NickB
Alfie and Sherlock have quoted from Hawser, so I...

Alfie and Sherlock have quoted from Hawser, so I assume they have copies.

The map was presented to Hanratty during his cross-examination. He was unable to place the guest house, except to say that...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-06-2018, 09:14 AM
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Posted By NickB
This photo of the Crescent Road coach station...

This photo of the Crescent Road coach station tends to confirm that it was used for the long distance destinations...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-04-2018, 11:10 AM
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Posted By NickB
I think Woolies is on the correct side of the...

I think Woolies is on the correct side of the road, but it was at the end of the High Street rather than in the middle as shown on the map. So if you make this one alteration (moving Woolies to the...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-04-2018, 05:45 AM
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Posted By NickB
Hanratty claimed to have arrived at and departed...

Hanratty claimed to have arrived at and departed from the Crosville coach station at 78 High Street. You can tell this by the location of ‘Coach Station’ on Jim’s map (shown on the...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-01-2018, 04:04 AM
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Posted By NickB
And of course Hanratty also booked in under a...

And of course Hanratty also booked in under a false name.


This would only be relevant if Foot was making a case for Snell not having seen Alphon. But by believing Nudds2 he accepted that she did. ...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-29-2018, 11:32 AM
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Posted By NickB
In Nudds first statement he said: “My wife...

In Nudds first statement he said: “My wife took him to his room.” Then Nudds changed his story during his second statement.

If you look at Foot’s version of Nudds2, in the third...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-29-2018, 03:16 AM
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Posted By NickB
If Nudds hadn’t been fired presumably he...

If Nudds hadn’t been fired presumably he would have made the written statement on 6th September. Instead Galves did it and said Alphon “arrived at about 11.30 pm”.

Subsequently,...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-29-2018, 02:14 AM
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Posted By NickB
This is not in Galves original statement which...

This is not in Galves original statement which just refers to ‘very dirty clothing’.

It is interesting that Woffinden quotes extensively from Galves statements and in each case provides a reference...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-24-2018, 08:12 AM
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Posted By NickB
Good point. Kilner was also lax in allowing 10...

Good point.

Kilner was also lax in allowing 10 days to pass after the phone call to the Vienna before someone from the hotel made a written statement confirming the information given, during which...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-15-2018, 12:04 PM
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Posted By NickB
Yes you raised this question in post 4803. My...

Yes you raised this question in post 4803.

My reply was that I find Woffinden's 'motor car' claim suspicious, because he just says "I found the information" without elaborating on what type of...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-08-2018, 02:38 PM
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Posted By NickB
A high quality version of that week's number 1...

A high quality version of that week's number 1 ... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7e4JXwd7XMo

A poignant shot at the end showing the NME chart with the date of the murder.
Forum: A6 Murders 08-08-2018, 03:16 AM
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Posted By NickB
Even if Estate Duty had been paid it was only 1%...

Even if Estate Duty had been paid it was only 1% for the first band of £3-4,000.

Previously I suggested that the £3,269 might be explained by Gregsten’s mother having put her house in his name...
Forum: A6 Murders 07-13-2018, 06:14 AM
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Posted By NickB
The source for the document is Natalie/Norma who...

The source for the document is Natalie/Norma who has accepted that the heading ‘transcript of statements from Hanratty to police’ appears to be wrong. She said: “All three pages...
Forum: A6 Murders 07-13-2018, 04:30 AM
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Posted By NickB
Hanratty was not giving statements to the police...

Hanratty was not giving statements to the police on December 30th 1961. I believe you are referring to a document written by Kleinman, who had visited the scene and seen the traffic lights and...
Forum: A6 Murders 07-12-2018, 12:12 PM
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Posted By NickB
Blue Moon

I think Blue Moon saw this post ...
https://forum.casebook.org/showpost.php?p=14673&postcount=295
... and thought he would have a little fun by playing around with some of the facts.

Jimarilyn...
Forum: A6 Murders 07-10-2018, 06:39 AM
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Posted By NickB
Corroboration of him wanting to get a gun is...

Corroboration of him wanting to get a gun is provided by Lanigan, who said he had discussed with Hanratty getting guns to do a hold up in Wembley.

Another possible conspiracy partner is the IRA,...
Forum: A6 Murders 07-06-2018, 10:57 AM
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Posted By NickB
That makes Jean Justice getting 81 votes in 1973...

That makes Jean Justice getting 81 votes in 1973 look quite good. (Lincoln by-election)
Forum: A6 Murders 07-06-2018, 12:39 AM
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Posted By NickB
But the Court of Appeal has not shrunk from...

But the Court of Appeal has not shrunk from quashing convictions for people who have been hanged for murder. For example ...

George...
Forum: A6 Murders 07-05-2018, 11:49 AM
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Posted By NickB
I don’t know. Reading the section in Woffy when...

I don’t know. Reading the section in Woffy when Justice died, there did seem to be some genuine affection.

On an Ealing website I found discussion about Jeremy Fox. In his later days he was reduced...
Forum: A6 Murders 07-04-2018, 10:22 AM
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Posted By NickB
A hostility probably prompted by losing the 'rent...

A hostility probably prompted by losing the 'rent boy' case.

Talking about the judicial system, one further thought about Evans requesting - and being granted - a return to court to give more...
Forum: A6 Murders 06-21-2018, 11:39 AM
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Posted By NickB
On second thoughts I think you are right and he...

On second thoughts I think you are right and he must have contacted the police about this issue and made a return appearance especially for it. So had he heard Grace Jones talk about the brown hair...
Forum: A6 Murders 06-21-2018, 10:56 AM
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Posted By NickB
I think Evans may have been due to return on...

I think Evans may have been due to return on Monday to give further evidence anyway.

As far as I can discern, he contacted the police about another matter - but I do not know what it was.
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