Tag: Jack the Ripper

Jack the Ripper is the nickname of an unknown serial killer who murdered at least five women in the Whitechapel area of London in 1888.

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Was Jack the Ripper a cannibal?

HOWARD JACKSON argues Jack the Ripper may have been a cannibal in this exclusive extract from his book. Too Darn Hot...

Confessions of a Jack the Ripper Tour Guide

Ripperologist TREVOR BOND reveals what it's like to be a professional Jack the Ripper tour guide in London's East End

10 brutal murders that shocked London

TREVOR BOND looks backs at the most gruesome killings ever in London, and how the public reacted!
The Ten Bells pub is a perfect place for those interest in the Jack the Ripper legend and tales of the paranormal

Ten Bells: Haunted East London ‘Jack the Ripper’ Pub

Victims of Jack the Ripper aren't the only ghosts to haunt The Ten Bells pub in Whitechapel, says RICK HALE

Mary Jane Kelly, the 130th anniversary of her death – Jack the Ripper VIDEO

Today is the 130th anniversary of the killing of the last Jack the Ripper murder - Mary Jane Kelly - on 9th November 1888.

Frenzy 1972 REVIEW

Frenzy 1972 sees Alfred Hitchcock returning to his Jack the Ripper roots, says RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES
Tower of London - the site of a Ripper suspect identity parade

13 Jack the Ripper locations the tour guides won’t show you!

Ripperologist TREVOR BOND reveals some lesser known Jack the Ripper sites you won't see on your standard tour...

Jack the Ripper ‘Double Event’ Murder VIDEO

Today is the 130th anniversary of the 'double event' murder of Jack the Ripper.
Screaming Lord Sutch Jack the Ripper

7 top Jack the Ripper songs

ANN MASSEY looks at her top 7 Jack the Ripper songs
Annie Chapman, the second victim of Jack the Ripper

Annie Chapman killing by Jack the Ripper – VIDEO

TREVOR BOND takes us to the site of Jack the Ripper victim Annie Chapman's murder 130 years ago today...
Mary Ann Nichols newspaper

Mary Ann Nichols – Jack the Ripper’s first victim VIDEO

TREVOR N. BOND reveals the murder site of the Jack the Ripper's first victim, Mary Ann NIcols
Judas Priest horror

Top 7 Judas Priest Horror-inspired tracks

ANN MASSEY O’REGAN picks her top 7 Judas Priest horror-inspired tracks
Haunted Whitechapel

Haunted London: Whitechapel E1

Today we look at Haunted Whitechapel in East London, where the ghosts of Jack the Ripper's victims still haunt the streets...
A Study in Terror Poster

Sherlock Holmes hunts Jack the Ripper! A Study In Terror (1965) REVIEW

ANDREW GARVEY enjoys two titans meeting head on, as Sherlock Holmes investigates the Jack the Ripper murders in A Study In Terror (1965)

Mad musician terrorises London in Ripper-esque Hangover Square (1945) REVIEW

There's a mad musician with murder on his mind in old London town. RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES investigates the Ripper-tinged Hangover Square.
The Lodger 1944

Jack the Ripper arrives in the 1940s, in The Lodger 1944 REVIEW

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES looks at the third screen adaptation of the Jack the Ripper-inspired novel, The Lodger (1944).

The Lodger 1927 REVIEW: Hitchcock meets Jack the Ripper

A Jack the Ripper-styled killer is on the loose in London, as RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES looks at Alfred Hitchcock's The Lodger (1927)

Terminus at Fenton’s Green BOOK REVIEW

ANDREW GARVEY reviews Jack the Ripper-themed graphic novel Terminus at Fenton’s Green by Adam Cheal

Haunted London: Manor Park E12

Today we look at Haunted Manor Park in East London...

Batman versus Jack the Ripper

ANDREW GARVEY talks to James Campbell, director of ‘Ripper’, a Batman fan film set in Victorian London
Annie Chapman, the second victim of Jack the Ripper

Do Ripper victim ghosts haunt Whitechapel?

Ripperologist JON REES tells us where the ghostly victims of Jack the Ripper can still be seen haunting the streets of London

Are these ghosts Jack the Ripper?

JON REES tells us Jack the Ripper speculation isn't limited to the life of the East End serial killer
Mary Pearcy

Mary Pearcey, the Hampstead Murderess

Mary Pearcey committed crimes were so horrific that she's been suspected of being Jack the Ripper, says JON REES
Jill the Ripper

Jill the Ripper? 5 women accused of being Jack

JON REES picks five women who have been suspected of the Jack the Ripper killings

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