From the murder of James I and the brutal torture of his betrayers to the beheading of Radical Weavers Baird and Hardie
Shocking cases that include Hannah Carey, beaten to death by her husband at Warfield
The town of Boston lies alongside the peaceful River Witham and has the appearance of a tranquil place
Some of the gruesome cases in this book are better known than others
This collection of grisly tales takes the reader on a trip into Cheshire’s murky past.
They include the cases of Charlotte Dymond, whose throat was cut on Bodmin Moor in 1844
Cumbria Murders brings together numerous murderous tales that shocked not only
Derbyshire Murders brings together fifteen of the county’s most extraordinary
Within these pages are accounts of Robert James Lees, the Ilfracombe spiritualist
Devon has had its fair share of ‘murder most foul’.
Life in the largely rural county of Dorset has not always been idyllic, for over the years it has experienced numerous murders
Neil R. Storey has drawn on a vast array of originial sources – among them witness statements
This chilling collection of true stories delves into the villainous deeds
Around Folkestone takes the reader on a sinister journey through the annals of crime in Folkestone, Hythe and the surrounding area.
One way or another, we all fascinated by crime. Foul Deeds and Suspicious Deaths Around Huddersfield delves
Within the pages of this book are some of the most notorious and often baffling cases in Leicestershire’s history.
The foulest of deeds in Oxfordshire…
The history of the Black Country has a dark side – episodes of violent death and villainy run through it. In this compelling book David Cox and Michael Pearson have select over 20
Foul Deeds and Suspicious Deaths Around Uxbridge takes the reader on a sinister and sad journey through centuries of local crime
The criminal cases vividly described by Anne Bradford in this gripping book take the reader on a journey
Barnsley and the surrounding area has a dark and sinister past. There were many foul deeds committed throughout the centuries of the most heinous kind
The author has gathered dozens of stories here, ranging from an Elizabethan family killing to the tales of the Bradford hanged
A young girl waylaid and battered with a hedge stake…
Scunthorpe, created when several villages amalgamated as the iron and steel industry grew in the Victorian period,
The criminal cases vividly described by Glenda Goulden in this gripping book take the reader on a journey into
Among the many acts of wickedness and despair the author records are robbery and revenge in Roman times, the brutal uncertainties of Bath in the dark ages and the highwaymen, gamblers and duellist of the Georgian period
This gripping volume covers two centuries of murderous doings in Brighton portrayed in fifteen vivid case histories.
From crimes of passion to opportunistic killings and coldly premeditated acts of murder, the full spectrum of
Death and villainy always hold us in their grim but thrilling grip. In Foul Deeds and Suspicious Deaths In and Around Cambridge the chill is brought
Foul Deeds and Suspicious Deaths in Cardiff takes the reader on a sinister journey through the history of local crime and conspiracy
In and Around Carlisle Ian Ashbridge has selected 30 shocking, spine-chilling and unforgettable episodes
Colchester historian Patrick Denney takes the reader on a sinister journey from the religious persecutions of Queen Mary’s time to the twentieth century,
Foul Deeds and Suspicious Deaths in the Cotswolds explores the dark history of this famously picturesque region of England
From medieval times to the twentieth century, meeting villains, cut-throats, traitors, witches, martyrs
Doncaster has world-wide fame as a railway town. For many years the name was associated with engineering, transport and of course coal
Dublin has always been a city of paradoxes, opposites and conflicts. Its population expanded rapidly throughout the nineteenth century
Foul Deeds and Suspicious Deaths in and Around Durham spans four centuries, with over fifty terrible tales of man’s inhumanity to man
In Foul Deeds and Suspicious Deaths in Grimsby and Cleethorpes, Stephen Wade provides a dramatic set of stories from around the area,
The twin fascinations of death and villainy will always hold us in their grim but thrilling grip
In Foul Deeds and Suspicious Deaths In Hampstead, Holburn and St Pancras the chill of evil is brought close to home as each chapter investigates the darker side of humanity