Henry Brooke

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Name: Henry Brooke
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Campbell Gillies buried in Scotland

On Saturday, Cheltenham Festival-winning jockey Campbell Gillies was buried in Kinross, Scotland. The 21-year-old national hunt jockey died a week ago in a swimming pool accident while vacationing in Kavos, Greece.He was on short holiday with fellow ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 2 reports

Britain's Last Hangings

Fifty years ago today, Gwynne Evans and Peter Allen became the last criminals to be executed in Britain. Nisha Lilia Diu tells their story. "At half past seven in the morning, all the prisoners started tapping their cell doors: bang, bang, bang. It just ... [Published Telegraph - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Hanged for murder: Fiftieth anniversary of last people to be executed in Britain

Peter Allen and Gwynne Evans took a short walk to the gallows to be hanged for murder, the deaths of two hapless petty criminals were little mourned and little noticed. The executions merited only a few lines in a couple of daily newspapers. Everyone ... [Published The Independent - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Jun 15 2014 - Updated Jun 15 2014 - 1 reports

Ben Whitaker

enthused that his Hampstead electorate was 'full of argumentative idealists' like himselfThe former Labour MP for Hampstead, north London, Ben Whitaker, who has died aged 79, was the embodiment of the liberal values associated with the area. At the 1966 ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jun 15 2014]

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Campbell Gillies buried in Scotland [Published Examiner.com - Aug 25 2014]
Britain's Last Hangings [Published Telegraph - Aug 13 2014]
Go down you murderers, go down [Published Morning Star Online - Aug 13 2014]
Hanged for murder: Fiftieth anniversary of last... [Published The Independent - Aug 10 2014]
Ben Whitaker [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jun 15 2014]
Comedians will always have the last laugh, Mr Gove [Published Telegraph - Jan 07 2014]
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