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Murder MapsThe Black Widow: Dramatised account of 19th-century serial killer Mary Ann Cotton, aka the Black Widow, who travelled around north-east England and murdered men for their life insurance. [S]Thu, Apr 2, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Jigsaw Murders: The case of Dr Ruxton, a physician who lived a quiet, respectable life in Lancaster, until in 1935 he beat, strangled and stabbed his wife and housemaid to death. [S]Fri, Apr 3, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Shepherd's Bush Murders: Examining the 1966 murders of three police officers in Shepherd's Bush that led to a huge manhunt and calls for the death penalty to be reinstated. [S]Mon, Apr 6, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsJack The Ripper - Part 1: Part one of two. A re-examination of Jack The Ripper's crimes, revealing how the story we know today was shaped by the sensationalist press of 1888. [S]Tue, Apr 7, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsJack the Ripper - Part Two: Part two of two. A re-examination of Jack The Ripper's crimes, revealing how the story we know today was shaped by the sensationalist press of 1888. [S]Wed, Apr 8, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins

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Murder MapsThe Beast of Birkenshaw: Historic murder cases are reviewed with an emphasis on the locations the killings. [S]Wed, Apr 1, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsMurder Maps S3: Ruth Ellis was the last woman to be executed in the UK, hanged after her murder trial in 1955. Ellis had gunned down her lover outside a pub - but why? Nicholas Day finds out. [S]Tue, Mar 31, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Towpath Murders: The body of a teenage girl was found the day before Elizabeth II's coronation in June 1953. Days later, another teen was found dead. Hear how the case unfolded. [S]Mon, Mar 30, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Richmond Murders: A crime from 1879 in which widow Julia Martha Thomas was killed in her own home by her servant Kate Webster, who also stole her victim's clothes, property and identity. [S]Sun, Mar 29, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Bermondsey Horror: The brutal murder of a Bermondsey man by his lover in 1849 enraptured the public, even piquing Charles Dickens' interest. This infamous case is probed in depth. [S]Sun, Mar 29, 6:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Acid Bath Murders: The disappearance of wealthy widow, Olive Durand-Deacon, in 1949 led police to John George Haigh - who had a gruesome confession to make. Tune in to hear more. [S]Fri, Mar 27, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Brighton Trunk Murders: Hear how grim discoveries made in Brighton train station and King's Cross in the summer of 1934 sparked a huge police probe - and took a surprise turn. [S]Thu, Mar 26, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsJohn Christie Serial Killer, Part 2: WWI veteran John Christie later turned to a life of crime and killed at least eight women. Hear how his murderous spree ended at the gallows. [S]Wed, Mar 25, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsJohn Christie: Serial Killer, Part 1: John Christie killed at least eight women during the 1940s and 1950s, including his wife. Hear more about his shocking crimes in this two-parter. [S]Tue, Mar 24, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Lady Killer: True crime fans should tune in to hear about the case of Neville Heath, an ex-serviceman who killed two women he dated in 1946. How was this callous conman caught? [S]Mon, Mar 23, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsAmelia Dyer: The crimes of Amelia Dyer, who promised mothers that for a fee she would adopt their babies. In fact, she neglected and murdered countless infants. [S]Sun, Mar 22, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Cleveland Torso Murders: The unsolved murders committed by the Butcher of Kingsbury Run, a serial killer operating in Cleveland, Ohio, in the 1930s, who murdered at least 12 men and women. [S]Sun, Mar 22, 6:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Blackout Ripper: The Blackout Ripper was one of the most feared men in London during the Blitz. Hear the terror he wreaked in 1942 as he killed four women under cover of darkness. [S]Fri, Mar 20, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsMurder in the Roaring Twenties: Lovers Edith Thompson and Frederick Bywaters were hanged in 1923 for the murder of Thompson's husband. Find out why this case caused such controversy. [S]Thu, Mar 19, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Brides in the Bath Killer: Evil George Smith married and murdered several wives in the 1910s. Hear how a revolutionary pathologist used pioneering forensic methods to catch him. [S]Wed, Mar 18, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsFinding Dr Crippen: In 1910, the infamous Dr Crippen killed his wife and buried her in the basement. This darkly fascinating series reveals how he was caught trying to flee to Canada. [S]Tue, Mar 17, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsIn the Shadow of Jack: At the time of Jack the Ripper, Victorian London was also tormented by the elusive 'Borough Poisoner', George Chapman. His monstrous murders are revisited here. [S]Mon, Mar 16, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsBluebeard: The crimes of Henri Landru who, during the First World War, seduced women with promises of marriage and lured them to houses outside Paris where they vanished. [S]Sun, Mar 15, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Hay Poisoner: Herbert Rowse Armstrong, was convicted of poisoning his wife with arsenic, even though much of the evidence was circumstantial and the scientific testimony remains disputed. [S]Sun, Mar 15, 6:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Bermondsey Horror: The brutal murder of a Bermondsey man by his lover in 1849 enraptured the public, even piquing Charles Dickens' interest. This infamous case is probed in depth. [S]Fri, Mar 13, 8:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsJack the Ripper - Part Two: Part two of two. A re-examination of Jack The Ripper's crimes, revealing how the story we know today was shaped by the sensationalist press of 1888. [S]Sun, Mar 8, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Siege of Sidney Street: The gun battle on the streets of London in 1911, known as the Siege of Sidney Street. 400 rounds of ammunition were fired over six hours, caught on motion camera. [S]Sun, Mar 8, 6:00 PMYesterday60 mins
New: Murder MapsThe Richmond Murders: A crime from 1879 in which widow Julia Martha Thomas was killed in her own home by her servant Kate Webster, who also stole her victim's clothes, property and identity. [S]Sun, Mar 1, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsJack The Ripper - Part 1: Part one of two. A re-examination of Jack The Ripper's crimes, revealing how the story we know today was shaped by the sensationalist press of 1888. [S]Sun, Mar 1, 6:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Shepherd's Bush Murders: Examining the 1966 murders of three police officers in Shepherd's Bush that led to a huge manhunt and calls for the death penalty to be reinstated. [S]Sun, Mar 1, 5:00 PMYesterday60 mins
New: Murder MapsAmelia Dyer: The crimes of Amelia Dyer, who promised mothers that for a fee she would adopt their babies. In fact, she neglected and murdered countless infants. [S]Sun, Feb 16, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Beast of Birkenshaw: Historic murder cases are reviewed with an emphasis on the locations the killings. [S]Sun, Feb 16, 6:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsMurder Maps S3: Ruth Ellis was the last woman to be executed in the UK, hanged after her murder trial in 1955. Ellis had gunned down her lover outside a pub - but why? Nicholas Day finds out. [S]Sun, Feb 16, 5:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Blackout Ripper: The Blackout Ripper was one of the most feared men in London during the Blitz. Hear the terror he wreaked in 1942 as he killed four women under cover of darkness. [S]Mon, Feb 10, 1:00 PMYesterday60 mins
New: Murder MapsThe Hay Poisoner: Herbert Rowse Armstrong, was convicted of poisoning his wife with arsenic, even though much of the evidence was circumstantial and the scientific testimony remains disputed.Sun, Feb 9, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Towpath Murders: The body of a teenage girl was found the day before Elizabeth II's coronation in June 1953. Days later, another teen was found dead. Hear how the case unfolded. [S]Sun, Feb 9, 6:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Acid Bath Murders: The disappearance of wealthy widow, Olive Durand-Deacon, in 1949 led police to John George Haigh - who had a gruesome confession to make. Tune in to hear more. [S]Sun, Feb 9, 5:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsMurder in the Roaring Twenties: Lovers Edith Thompson and Frederick Bywaters were hanged in 1923 for the murder of Thompson's husband. Find out why this case caused such controversy. [S]Fri, Feb 7, 1:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Brides in the Bath Killer: Evil George Smith married and murdered several wives in the 1910s. Hear how a revolutionary pathologist used pioneering forensic methods to catch him. [S]Fri, Feb 7, 10:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Brides in the Bath Killer: Evil George Smith married and murdered several wives in the 1910s. Hear how a revolutionary pathologist used pioneering forensic methods to catch him. [S]Thu, Feb 6, 1:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsFinding Dr Crippen: In 1910, the infamous Dr Crippen killed his wife and buried her in the basement. This darkly fascinating series reveals how he was caught trying to flee to Canada. [S]Thu, Feb 6, 10:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsFinding Dr Crippen: In 1910, the infamous Dr Crippen killed his wife and buried her in the basement. This darkly fascinating series reveals how he was caught trying to flee to Canada. [S]Wed, Feb 5, 1:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsIn the Shadow of Jack: At the time of Jack the Ripper, Victorian London was also tormented by the elusive 'Borough Poisoner', George Chapman. His monstrous murders are revisited here. [S]Wed, Feb 5, 10:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsIn the Shadow of Jack: At the time of Jack the Ripper, Victorian London was also tormented by the elusive 'Borough Poisoner', George Chapman. His monstrous murders are revisited here. [S]Tue, Feb 4, 1:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Bermondsey Horror: The brutal murder of a Bermondsey man by his lover in 1849 enraptured the public, even piquing Charles Dickens' interest. This infamous case is probed in depth. [S]Tue, Feb 4, 10:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Bermondsey Horror: The brutal murder of a Bermondsey man by his lover in 1849 enraptured the public, even piquing Charles Dickens' interest. This infamous case is probed in depth. [S]Mon, Feb 3, 1:00 PMYesterday60 mins
New: Murder MapsBluebeard: The crimes of Henri Landru who, during the First World War, seduced women with promises of marriage and lured them to houses outside Paris where they vanished.Sun, Feb 2, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Brighton Trunk Murders: Hear how grim discoveries made in Brighton train station and King's Cross in the summer of 1934 sparked a huge police probe - and took a surprise turn. [S]Sun, Feb 2, 6:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsJohn Christie Serial Killer, Part 2: WWI veteran John Christie later turned to a life of crime and killed at least eight women. Hear how his murderous spree ended at the gallows. [S]Sun, Feb 2, 5:00 PMYesterday60 mins
New: Murder MapsThe Siege of Sidney Street: The gun battle on the streets of London in 1911, known as the Siege of Sidney Street. 400 rounds of ammunition were fired over six hours, caught on motion camera. [S]Sun, Jan 26, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsJohn Christie: Serial Killer, Part 1: John Christie killed at least eight women during the 1940s and 1950s, including his wife. Hear more about his shocking crimes in this two-parter. [S]Sun, Jan 26, 6:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Lady Killer: True crime fans should tune in to hear about the case of Neville Heath, an ex-serviceman who killed two women he dated in 1946. How was this callous conman caught? [S]Sun, Jan 26, 5:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Towpath Murders: The body of a teenage girl was found the day before Elizabeth II's coronation in June 1953. Days later, another teen was found dead. Hear how the case unfolded. [S]Sun, Dec 8, 6:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsThe Acid Bath Murders: The disappearance of wealthy widow, Olive Durand-Deacon, in 1949 led police to John George Haigh - who had a gruesome confession to make. Tune in to hear more. [S]Sun, Dec 8, 5:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Murder MapsFinding Dr Crippen: In 1910, the infamous Dr Crippen killed his wife and buried her in the basement. This darkly fascinating series reveals how he was caught trying to flee to Canada. [S]Sun, Nov 17, 6:00 PMYesterday60 mins