Lord Lucan

Lord Lucan Has Resurfaced In A Most Unlikely Place

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 31.08.2017 | UK

The 40-year mystery of what happened to Lord Lucan has finally been solved – if this parish magazine is to be believed. The peer with a renowned tas...

Lord Lucan's Widow Gives Her Exclusive Take On The Greatest Mystery Of The 20th Century

Bill Coles | Posted 02.06.2017 | UK
Bill Coles

She is a woman who is today defined by a single event that happened 43 years ago - and now, and for the first time, the Dowager Countess of Lucan is having her say about the greatest British mystery of the 20th Century.

Why Would Any Sane Person Want to Take the Lord Lucan Title?

Bill Coles | Posted 03.02.2017 | UK
Bill Coles

The problem with the name 'Lord Lucan' is that it's just about one of the most infamous names in Britain; in fact it's more than just infamous, it has become a standing joke. On Spitting Image, the Lord Lucan puppet was a regular staple, and I can vividly remember a sketch which had him riding Shergar, the kidnapped race-horse.

Death Certificate Granted For Lord Lucan, 42 Years After He Went Missing

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 03.02.2016 | UK

George Bingham, the only son of missing peer Lord Lucan, has been granted a death certificate by a High Court judge in London. Bingham applied unde...

Lord Lucan's Son Seeks Death Certificate So He Can Inherit Title

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 03.02.2016 | UK

An application by the only son of missing peer Lord Lucan for a death certificate of his father will be heard by a High Court judge in London on Wedne...

Was Lord Lucan Really Fed to a Tiger - Or Is It Yet Another Cover-Up?

Bill Coles | Posted 01.02.2017 | UK
Bill Coles

Over the years, I have come across many bizarre theories about what might have happened to the 7th Earl of Lucan - and of these, far and away the most...

Lord Lucan's 'Suicide' Witnessed by Credible Friend - Don't Hold Your Breath!

Bill Coles | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK
Bill Coles

Few stories in the world have attracted quite so many crack-pot theories as the fantastical disappearance of Lucky Lord Lucan. And this week, folks,...

Lord Lucan's Alive! (For the Moment)

Bill Coles | Posted 10.11.2016 | UK
Bill Coles

I know, I know - as one of the leading Lord Lucan pundits, it's been egg on my face, utter humiliation, and also the distinct possibility of being asked to reconsider my position, perhaps with the aid of a bottle of whisky and a pearl-handled revolver.

Lord Lucan: Officially Dead Unofficially - Alive and Kicking?

Bill Coles | Posted 05.11.2016 | UK
Bill Coles

Lord Lucan may now be officially "dead", and his close relatives may think that he's "dead", but we're going to need just a little more hard evidence before the rest of us can believe that Lord Lucan is Dead Dead.

'Lucky' Lord Lucan Saga Takes A New Twist With Son's High Court Bid

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.11.2015 | UK

The son of ‘Lucky’ Lord Lucan hopes to draw a line under the mysterious disappearance of his father in a High Court bid. George Bingham will a...

The Fugitive Lord Lucan Turns 80 This Week - But Is He Still Around to Celebrate?

Bill Coles | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK
Bill Coles

Since 1974, there have been very few clues - whatsoever - about what happened to Lord Lucan. But the very few clues there have been all indicate that Lord Lucan did indeed manage to flee the country... And started up a new life in Africa or perhaps India... And could quite easily be celebrating his 80th birthday this week...

Did A Slaughtered Kitten Spark A Murder & The Disappearance Of Lord Lucan 40 Years Ago?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.11.2014 | UK

Friday marks the 40th anniversary of the disappearance of fugitive peer and murder suspect Lord Lucan. It was a chilly November evening when a blo...

The Lord Lucan Scandal - 40 Years on 10 Things You Never Knew About the Most Enduring Mystery of the 20th Century

Bill Coles | Posted 06.01.2015 | UK
Bill Coles

In the past four decades, there have been any number of theories as to what might have happened to this raffish, good-looking gambler. Did he escape to South Africa, to South America, or even to Alaska? Or did he take his own life after realising that his final throw of the dice had - yet again - ended in abject failure.

TV's Latest Weird Lord Lucan Theory: It's One Hell of a Stretch

Bill Coles | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Bill Coles

There are many obscure and bizarre theories floating around out there about what might have happened to Lord Lucan after he disappeared in 1974. That is why this incredible mystery has turned into such a fantastical myth. But even so... the weird ending of ITV's latest Lord Lucan two-parter - Lucan - was, well, one hell of a stretch.

TV TONIGHT: Ronnie Biggs Remembered - Coincidentally!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

It's been a funny old fortnight. First, cinema-goers were shocked to sit through two and a half hours of the vitality of Nelson Mandela's life at the ...

How the Lord Lucan Scandal Continues to Haunt His Family

Bill Coles | Posted 16.02.2014 | UK
Bill Coles

For better or worse, Lucan is a part of our culture. It's unfortunate, but there it is. How ever distasteful it may be for his family, Lord Lucan is now public property, and it would be facile to pretend otherwise. Though Lucan may be their father, we all now have a share in him.

Why It's Better for All Of Us if The Lord Lucan Mystery Is Never Solved

Bill Coles | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK
Bill Coles

It's very rare to hear this from a journalist, but there is one story out there, one huge monumental mystery, which I hope will never be resolved. I am talking about the greatest and most enduring mystery of the 20th Century: The Lord Lucan scandal.

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: 'Lucan' - The Luckless Earl Who Ran Out Of Cards

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 11.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

This story feels so engrained in the history of London aristocracy turned rotten that it didn't feel that much more could be said beyond a repetition ...

TV TONIGHT: Lord Lucan Spotted On ITV

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

Our pick's of tonight's TV... two biggies! Lucan - 9pm, ITV Lord Lucan had it all - aristocratic friends, a smart townhouse in the best part of Lo...

Lord Lucan - And The Damning Evidence That Proves He Was A Killer

Bill Coles | Posted 09.02.2014 | UK
Bill Coles

Has there ever been a murder mystery story quite so compelling as the Lord Lucan scandal? The reason this mystery continues to fascinate is not so much because of the tragic murder, but because we are still captivated by one single dominant question: what on earth happened to the Seventh Earl of Lucan?

Rory Kinnear To Take On Lucan In New ITV Drama

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 30.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Lord Lucan's mysterious life will receive a fresh appraisal, with the announcement of a two-part drama based on the life of the flamboyant aristocrat....

Lord Lucan: The Remarkable New Evidence - Was He Innocent?

Bill Coles | Posted 09.02.2013 | UK
Bill Coles

But if Ms Rivett had a lover and if she was sharing that lover with somebody else, then it puts quite a different complexion on the whole murder. Suddenly, we now have not only a motive but also a mystery man in the house.

Who Was The Mysterious 'Boyfriend' At The Home Of Lord Lucan?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK

A mysterious "boyfriend" could have been living with Lord Lucan at the time the family nanny was murdered, and the 7th Earl of Lucan vanished, a new s...

Lord Lucan Mystery: 38th Anniversary Of Disappearance Of Fugitive Peer

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.11.2012 | UK

On November 7, 38 years ago, a bloodied, hysterical woman rushed into a Belgravia pub pleading for help. The woman was Lady Lucan and she told sho...

'Lies About Daddy's Escape To Africa Made My Life Spiral Out Of Control'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 11.09.2012 | UK

The son of fugitive peer and murder suspect Lord Lucan has revealed how gossip and rumours about his father’s whereabouts almost drove him to a nerv...