Jack the Ripper

Was Jack The Ripper The Chicago Serial Killer Who Built Murder Castle?

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.07.2017 | UK

Jack the Ripper wreaked terror on the streets of Victorian England in 1888, murdering five prostitutes before apparently disappearing back into the fo...

Jack The Ripper ‘Killed Many More Than Five And May Have Been A Cannibal Too’

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.03.2017 | UK

Crime writer Patricia Cornwell has devoted half of her career to identifying the murderous ghoul who posed as Jack the Ripper, and her findings do not...

Could Exhuming Mary Kelly Prove The Identity Of Jack The Ripper?

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.03.2017 | UK

WARNING: This report contains pictures and text readers may find disturbing. The British scientists who discovered the remains of King Richard III h...

Patricia Cornwell: 'Walter Sickert Was Jack The Ripper And I Can Prove It'

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK

Crime writer Patricia Cornwell is preparing to release her second book detailing “proof” of the identity of London’s most famous serial killer, ...

Jack The Ripper 'Unmasked' As A Drug-Addicted, Heartbroken Poet

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.11.2015 | UK

An English teacher believes he has uncovered evidence pointing to the true identity of legendary killer Jack the Ripper. Mystery has long cloaked ...

Jack The Ripper Museum's 'Shameful' Halloween Event Sparks Even More Fury

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 27.10.2015 | UK

The controversial Jack the Ripper Museum has sparked further fury with it's "disgusting" Halloween event, where visitors can "have a selfie" with the ...

George Bowden

London's Jack The Ripper Museum Is Having A PR Nightmare

HuffingtonPost.com | George Bowden | Posted 30.09.2015 | UK

East London's Jack The Ripper Museum has had to embark upon a public relations effort to offset criticism of comments made by its own public relations...

Cereal Killer Cafe Vandals Announce Their Next Target

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 28.09.2015 | UK

A group of anarchists who vandalised Shoreditch's hipster Cereal Killer Cafe at the weekend have announced their next target will be the recently-open...

Can You Name the Victims of Jack the Ripper?

Ending Victimisation and Blame | Posted 06.08.2016 | UK
Ending Victimisation and Blame

If we want to end violence against women and girls, we need to start with ending the consumption of it as entertainment. We need to stop financially supporting an industry based on the construction of women as props in order recognise that women are people too.

People Are Still Really Angry At The New Jack The Ripper Museum

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 07.08.2015 | UK

A museum that promised to celebrate women's history, but was instead dedicated to notorious prostitute killer, Jack the Ripper, caused a fierce public...

Jack The Ripper 'Unmasked' By Great Nephew Of Final Victim

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.08.2015 | UK

A former surgeon who claims he is related to a victim of Jack the Ripper says he knows the identity of the legendary killer. Mystery has long cloa...

Jack The Ripper Museum Built In Spot Earmarked To Celebrate Women

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 29.07.2015 | UK

A museum intended to recognise and celebrate the women of East London has instead been dedicated to notorious prostitute serial killer Jack the Ripper...

Is This The Face Of Jack The Ripper?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.06.2015 | UK

The identity of Whitechapel murderer Jack the Ripper contines to be of the most enduring mysteries of our time. The serial killer murdered five pr...

Jack The Ripper Case Notes, Death Masks And Hangman's Ropes: Mementoes From London's Grisly Criminal Past

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.06.2015 | UK

Guns, gallstones, death masks and hangman's ropes are going on display in an exhibition drawn from one of Britain's most macabre, and least-seen, muse...

Jack the Ripper: Five Unexplained Mysteries

Tomas Rawlings | Posted 10.03.2015 | UK
Tomas Rawlings

One of the things that make the search for the culprit both interesting and confusing is that you soon encounter layer upon layer of further mystery surrounding the case. Below are five lesser known mysteries that are hidden within the puzzle of who Jack the Ripper was...

Back To The Drawing Board: Jack The Ripper Was NOT A Polish Barber

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK

Just weeks ago it was believed the most famous serial killer in history had at long last been identified. Jack the Ripper, who murdered at least f...

Has The World's Most Infamous Serial Killer Finally Been Identified?

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK

The most infamous serial killer in history has reportedly been unmasked, 126 years later. Jack The Ripper stalked the East End in 1888 and murdered...

Sara C Nelson

Was Jack The Ripper A Female Salvation Army Worker?

HuffingtonPost.com | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK

Little is known about one of the most famous serial killers in history – and now even his sex is in doubt. A shadowy figure who came to be known...

Has Patricia Cornwell Solved The Jack The Ripper mystery?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK

Has the best-selling crime author Patricia Cornwell solved the Jack the Ripper mystery? "I feel that I have cracked it," she has said as she reveal...

Drac is Back

Lynn Shepherd | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Lynn Shepherd

From Hammer to The Hunger, Twilight to True Blood, when it comes to screen memes, vampires really do seem to be the gift that keeps on giving. But I'll confess that when I heard that Sky Living were going to screen a lavish new adaptation of Dracula made for NBC, I was initially sceptical.

Did Jack The Ripper Exist? Or Was He Simply The Invention Of A Journalist In Search Of A Scoop?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK

Jack the Ripper suspects have ranged from the painter Walter Sickert, Alice in Wonderland author Lewis Carroll, to the wife of an eminent Victorian su...

What Does Dave Dinsmore's First Week in Charge of The Sun Tell Us?

Stephen Hull | Posted 01.09.2013 | UK
Stephen Hull

Dave Dinsmore has arguably got the toughest job in British journalism - to make the Sun great. Like taking on the role of England football manager Dinsmore is accountable for every spit and cough which hits the paper (and don't forget the website.) One week into his tenure in the hot seat what have we learnt?

Jack The Ripper 'Was Whitechapel Surgeon Stephen Herbert Appleford'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 01.11.2012 | UK

Jack the Ripper was a left-handed surgeon from Essex, claims a Uruguayan mathematician. Eduardo Cuitiño identifies Whitechapel Hospital doctor Ste...

Was Jack The Ripper Really A Woman?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.05.2012 | Home

They’re among the most famous unsolved murders in history, and the mystery continues to deepen. Suspects for the shadowy figure who came to be k...

Murder by Decree is a Not-So-Ripping Yarn

Susannah Straughan | Posted 29.05.2012 | UK Entertainment
Susannah Straughan

The sight of Sherlock Holmes flirting with a "defrocked" dominatrix or wrestling with his personalised ringtone has proved irresistible to fans of the BBC's Sherlock.