Winnie Johnson

Moors Murderer's Missing Victim: 'Fresh Search' Claims 'Untrue'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 09.06.2014 | UK

Claims a new search is about to begin for the only victim of the Moors Murderers whose body was never found have been rubbished, as his family urge pe...

Moors Murderer's Advocate Escapes Charges Over Keith Bennett Letter

PA | Posted 11.02.2013 | UK

Moors murderer Ian Brady's mental health advocate will not be charged over allegations she failed to tell the police about a letter which may have rev...

A Moors Murderer, Resuscitation and Medical Certainty

Helen Gaskell | Posted 22.12.2012 | UK
Helen Gaskell

Brady and his crimes, of course, stir up strong emotions and continuing interest from law enforcement. Only in August, Ms Powell was arrested after telling the makers of a television documentary that Brady had sent her a letter to be given after his death to Winifred Johnson, the mother of Keith Bennett, the only one of his victims whose body has still not been found.

Could Saddleworth Spade Help Find Victim Of Moors Murderers?

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.11.2012 | UK

Tests have been carried out on a spade found buried on Saddleworth Moor to establish whether it has any connection to the Moors murders. It was hop...

'An Inspiration To So Many'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.08.2012 | UK

At peace at last, Winnie Johnson, the mother of Moors murder victim Keith Bennett, was buried on Thursday after a moving funeral service. Tormented...

Tormented To The End: Funeral Of Winnie Johnson To Take Place

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.08.2012 | UK

The funeral of Winnie Johnson, mother of Moors Murder victim Keith Bennett, will take place later on Thursday. Tormented to the last, the 78-year-o...

Should Ian Brady Be Allowed To Die

Felicity A Morse | Posted 24.10.2012 | UK
Felicity A Morse

Arguments to 'bring back the death penalty' and 'not give Brady what he wants' are flawed by their motivation. Hanging a noose round Brady's neck or shoving a tube into Brady's stomach just because we're angry isn't good enough. Emotion should never be given a place in law.

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: Ian Brady: Endgames Of A Psychopath | Caroline Frost | Posted 20.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

In the half-century since the crimes of Ian Brady and his accomplice Myra Hindley sickened all in Britain who learned of them, the relatives of their ...

Keith Bennett's Family Vow To Continue The Search For His Body

Posted 18.08.2012 | UK

The family of the mother of Moors Murders victim Keith Bennett has vowed to continue the fight to find his body and give her son a Christian burial. ...

Moors Murders: Winnie Johnson Dies Without Knowing Where Her Son Is Buried

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.08.2012 | UK

The mother of Moors Murders victim Keith Bennett has died without knowing where her son is buried. According to her lawyer, Winnie Johnson, 78, fin...

Ian Brady Letter 'Was Given Back To Killer'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.08.2012 | UK

Ian Brady's mental health advocate has told police she gave a letter in which he apparently reveals the location of one of his victims back to him, so...

Keith Bennett's Body May Never Be Found On Desolate Moor

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.08.2012 | UK

Even if Ian Brady's letter reveals the exact location of Keith Bennett's body, the chances of finding the remains of the 12-year-old on the desolate M...

Ian Brady 'Reveals Location' Of 12-Year-Old's Body

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.08.2012 | UK

Moors murderer Ian Brady is thought to have revealed where one of his victims, 12-year-old Keith Bennett, is buried. Police are investigating wheth...