Twisted Britain

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This week on Twisted Britain Bob goes back to possibly the first True Crime case he ever looked in to!!!  This is the Case of the Edinburgh Bodie snatchers, William Burke and William Hare, and their murderous spree of Edinburgh’s unknowns to profit from a boom in science  Thanks for listening    Please do join us online:    Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/ Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb    Referenced Material: Historic-uk.com -https://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofScotland/Burke-Hare-infamous-murderers-graverobbers/ Edinburghlive.co.uk- https://www.edinburghlive.co.uk/news/edinburgh-news/burke-and-hare-four-facts-15742965 Royal-mile.com - http://www.royal-mile.com/famous-scots/burke-and-hare.html britannica.com - https://www.britannica.com/biography/William-Burke-and-William-Hare edinburgh-history.co.uk - http://www.edinburgh-history.co.uk/burke-hare.html and of course         http://www.burkeandhare.com
This week on Twisted Britain Bob looks at the story of Christiana Edmunds, or the Chocolate cream killer, this is a story that combines so many of his favourite things in one story, historic crime, a tale of love not quite requited, poison and a bonkers protagonist!!!   Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/ Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Referenced Material:  Myhousemystreet – mhms.org.uk Old  police cells museum - https://www.oldpolicecellsmuseum.org.uk/ Womans History Network - https://womenshistorynetwork.org/ Murder-UK.com Wikipedia Tony Rennell - DailyMail.co.uk Dark histories Podcast The Case of the Chocolate Cream Killer - The Poisonous Passion of Christiana Edmunds by Kaye Jones 
This week on Twisted Britain, Bob returns to the 2 things he love the most old crime stories and old Pubs!  This is the Story of the Jarmans of the Ostrich Inn, Colnbrook, listen to hear all about the magic bed and the horrible way in which the Jarmans extracted all they could out of thier wealthy patrons
This week on Twisted Britain, Bob takes a listener suggestion. This is the story of the sad case of Gertrude Canning, murdered in broad daylight near Invarary. This Cold case probably stay unsloved for ever 
Its the 50th Episode!!! and this week i'm joined for the first and probably only time by Mrs Twisted Britain, Roslyn!  Since she has never seen the podcast recorded I thought i would invite her on to it!!!  Roslyn sets me the challenge of sharks and the case covered is that od the murder of Andrew Heath, come listen to see what happens when a loan shark plays a dangerous game.  Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/  Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
Tune in this week  to hear the tory of Joseph McGinley, the first on a 'new list' and hear Alexa throw me off with her butting in!!!   Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/  Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
Here is the first of the Twisted Chat episodes, these will come out after the episode to which it relates, in this episode i chat with Theo, from Spree: British true crime   hope you enjoy    You can find Spree: British True Crime here:  @SpreePodcast    Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/  Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
This week on Twisted Britain, the challenge is set by Warren and Kay from Tone Deaf: A theatre Nerd's guide for their spouse @ToneDeafMusical and the challenge word is Drum stick, and of course I include the chat with Theo from Spree: British True Crime @SpreePodcast This is the sad and almost unbelievable story of the terrorist attack in Woolwich London that saw Fusilier Drummer Lee Rigby brutally attacked and killed in broad daylight    You Can find Tone Deaf: A theatre Nerd's guide for their spouse Here:  @ToneDeafMusical You can find Spree: British True Crime here:  @SpreePodcast    Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/  Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
This week on Twisted Britain, the challenge is set by Theo from Spree: British True Crime @SpreePodcast and the challenge word is Fraud, and of course I include the chat with Kate from Ignorance was bliss @iwbpodcas This is the increadible story of Mary Carleton, a woman made famous through Marriage fraud   You Can find Ignorance Was Bliss here: @IWBPodcast  You can find Spree: British True Crime here:  @SpreePodcast    Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/  Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
This week on Twisted Britain, i have an appology to make, i didnt have the normal episode ready so here is what we are calling Bobs Twisted Tales, the first of many i hope, and this one is  about the Hartleypool monkey Hangers    Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
This week on Twisted Britain, the challenge is set by the wonderful Kate from Ignorance was bliss @iwbpodcast and the challenge word is Weird Food, and of course I include the chat with Ruckland from @5and30withruk This is the tale of the Yorkshire Witch, Mary Bateman    If you would like to submit questions for Ruk to ask other podcasters here is the link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSevqauO78CJiK8-97i41eKJflauIocpMZTpTS3e5DEM89MZYQ/viewform   You Can find Ignorance Was Bliss here: @IWBPodcast  You can find 5 and 30 with Ruk here: @5and30withruk   Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
This week on Twisted Britain, the challenge is set by Ruckland from @5and30withruk and the challenge word is Spies, and of course I include the chat with Tara and Jess from @3spookedgirls   Thank you to Ruk for being kind and allowing me to do another spy story.... I promise it wasnt set up! I hope you all enjoy this week I had fun looking up the story of Carl Lody.   If you would like to submit questions for Ruk to ask other podcasters here is the link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSevqauO78CJiK8-97i41eKJflauIocpMZTpTS3e5DEM89MZYQ/viewform   You can find 5 and 30 with Ruk here: @5and30withruk You can find 3 spooked girls here: @3spookedgirlspod Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
This week on Twisted Britain, the challenge is set by Tara and Jessica from 3 Spooked Girls, an the word the set is High Heels    This week is a stretch to find a case but I hope you allow a bit of poetic license, Bob recounts a case from 2002 that involves everything from sadomasichism, to body parts in concrete, this is the crazy story of Tracey Seaward had the murder of her partner Phillip Brierley    You can find Aethuran: Dark Saga  here:  @Aethuranpodcast  and you can find 3 spooked girls here: @3spookedgirlspod Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
This week on Twisted Britain, the Challenge is set by Phill from Aethuran: Dark Saga, and he sets the challenge word to be Demons.   Bob finds the case of the Ossett Satanic murders and tells the gruesome story of Micheal Taylor and how mixture of failed exorcism and the influence of a rather weird christian group leads to the tragic murder of his wife Christine  You can find Aethuran: Dark Saga  here:  @Aethuranpodcast    Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
THis week on Twisted Britian is the first week of the new format, with Bob on his own. This weeks challenge is set by Bethan from Seeing Red, thank you Bethan    Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
This week on Twisted Britain Nadine tells the sad story of Tudor Simionov a bouncer killed doing his job outside a fancy Mayfair party, and Bob starts off his mini series on spies by telling the story of Ludovico Hurwitz-y-Zender   Nadine on Long story  Bob on short story    This weeks promo for:   THE DARK HISTORIES PODCAST Dark Histories tells the stories of our darkest moments, deepest mysteries and strangest happenings. From large cultural events to smaller, localised legends. Bi-weekly episodes on historical mysteries, murders and cultural oddities.   @DarkHistories   Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
This week on Twisted Britain Nadine covers the 4 days that London was engulved in flame during the Great Fire of London, and Bob tells a little known unsolved murder from the Peak District, The Bill O Jacks Murders  Bob on long story  Nadine on short story   This weeks promo for: Mirths and Monsters (the award winning) family friendly show, sharing tales of adventures. There's a dog in it too. https://play.acast.com/s/mirthsandmonsters… (https://t.co/M5pB1z7kil?amp=1) @mirths_monsters    Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
This week on Twisted Britain Bob recounts the story of John Babbacome Lee, the man they couldn't hang, although they did try 3 times! Nadine talks about a nearly robbery of £72 million from HSBC Bob on short story  Nadine on Long story   This weeks Promo All Crime No Cattle: @ACNCpodcast A conversational true crime podcast all about Texas hosted by natives Shea and Erin. We cover cases from the Lone Star State, big and small. New episodes drop weekly for your listening pleasure. Because crime is bigger in Texas, y'all.   Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
Sorry for the delay! This week on Twisted Britain Nadine tells the unbelievable story of Shannon Mathews a girl hidden by her own family who were trying to cash in on her disappearance, and Bob tells the story of Ruth Ellis the last woman to meet the hangmans noose in the UK.   This weeks Promo for 5 and 30 with Ruk, an interview podcast coming January 2020, a very good friend of Twisted Britain and one we hope you all check out https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/5-and-30-with-ruk-935710   Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
This week on Twisted Britain Bob tells the Story of the Tottenham Outrage, a robbery with an epic chase after, and Nadine rounds off her month of Halloween by covering the horrible and scary fad of 2016 'Killer Clowns'    Bob on short story  Nadine on long story    Promo this week for Me, My demon and I. An original horror-comedy. We join Johnny, a down on his luck guy who, one morning, finds out he's been possessed by a demon. https://anchor.fm/memydemonandi/episodes/Me--My-Demon--and-I-Trailer-e5bkvf   Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
This week Twisted Britain brings you a special Halloween Episode.  Listen as Bob tells the devilish tale of the origins of Jack o lantern and Nadine tells us all about Seances  Hope you all have a great Halloween    Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/    Thanks for listening 
This week Nadine continues her month of Halloween by recounting  the tale of the Paisley witch trails, revolving around Christian Shaw and her accusations. Bob helps to right the false legend of one of England celebrated Higghway man, the tale of Dick Turpin   Bob on longstory  Nadine on short story    Promo this week for Simply Strange, A podcast telling the stories behind our world's darkest mysteries. https://simplystrangepodcast.com/ Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
This week Nadine tells the still unsolved story of the disappearance of Genette Tate but she gives some insite in to her thoughts on who the possible killer was, and Bob covers the stupidest criminals yet! recounting the case of the cleft chin murderers      Bob on short story  Nadine on long story    Promo this week for True Crime Scotland, a podcast dedicated to bringing you true crime from Scotland https://audioboom.com/channels/4990163 Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
This week Nadine tells the horribly sad story of the death of Damilola Taylor, a boy in the wrong place at the wrong time. Bob tells the story of the Podmore case, which highlights some excellent police work from scotland yard.  We are joined by Kate, one of our wonderful patreons, Kate delivers the intro beautifully and stays with us for the episode.   Bob on Long story  Nadine on short story    Promo this week for Forgotten Darkness Podcast, Digging through old newspapers for obscure, bizarre, or noteworthy stories. Usually true crime or the unexplained. http://forgottendarkness.podbean.com/    Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening    
This week on Twisted Britain Bob asks a question about the greater good! And Nadine tells the (rather rude sounding) tale of the cock lane ghost. Bob on long story Nadine on short story    Promo for Pomegranates and pitchforks,  Alix is a creep and Sunshine is her enabling best friend. Horror of all kinds. History, sociology, and politics, from zombies to serial killers. https://twitter.com/PomPitchPod   Thanks for listening Please do join us online: Twitter: https://twitter.com/twistedbritain Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/twistedbritain  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twistedbritain Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TwistedBritain Merch: https://shop.spreadshirt.co.uk/twisted-britain/   Discord Server : https://discord.gg/napQ3Cb  Thanks for listening
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Created by
Twisted Britain
Podcast Status
Active
Started
Jun 27th, 2018
Latest Episode
Feb 23rd, 2021
Release Period
2 per month
Episodes
59
Avg. Episode Length
About 1 hour
Explicit
Yes
Order
Episodic
Language
English

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