True Crime podcast based around cases from the little island of Ireland with feminism and some utter nonsense thrown in for good measure.
1 hour 17 mins
17 February Finished
**Trigger Warning: mentions of sexual assault** Hello friends! This week Sarah Jane talks about Nora Wall. Nora Wall, a nun, was the first woman in Irish history to be convicted of rape in 1999. In 2005 she was declared a victim of a miscarriage of Justice and all convictions were quashed. We hope you are looking after yourselves. Keep speaking about Palestine if you can See you next week Case begins at: 30:09
1 hour 11 mins
7 February Finished
**Trigger Warning: mentions of sexual assault, violence and murder of a child** Hello friends! This week Emma talks about the murders of 9 year old Sharon Sparks and 19 year old Deborah Robinson. Sharon and Deborah were both murdered by the same man, Richard O'Hara. We hope you are looking after yourselves. Keep speaking about Palestine if you can See you next week Case begins at: 24:09 References https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/english-family-wants-justice-for-tragic-sharon-sparks-9-belfast-rapist-suspected-of-her-manslaughter/36574484.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/deaconess-married-to-killer-rapist-ohara-is-on-leave-while-weighing-up-her-options-church-says/28783717.html https://www.irishtimes.com/news/killer-fails-to-get-his-life-term-reduced-1.88148 https://www.irishtimes.com/culture/plastic-bags-and-tweezers-1.158417 https://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0002318/19820116/134/0005 Deborah charge: bail not sought A BELFAST man accused of murdering Belfast secretary Deborah Robinson in Dublin ..Published: Saturday 30 January 1982 Newspaper:Belfast Telegraph https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BIC11Vgj-X0
1 hour 3 mins
24 January Finished
*TRIGGER WARNING: Mentions of violence, sexual abuse and rape* Hello, hello! This week Sarah Jane talks about the rape and murder of 17 year old Siobhan Hynes. Siobhan was murdered and her body was dumped on the beach in Carraroe Co. Galway. John 'Demesne' McDonagh was convicted and sentenced to life in prison. Look after yourselves lads and we'll see you next week! Case begins at 25:41 References https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/television/tv-news/she-wasnt-shown-any-mercy-siobhan-hynes-parents-speak-out-in-heartbreaking-documentary-about-her-murder/37031619.html TG4 documentary Tocht na Máthar (Mothers in Mourning) https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/jury-convicts-man-of-raping-and-murdering-schoolgirl-17/26083869.html Mens rea episode 124 https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/uncle-pleads-for-help-to-track-down-girls-killer/26165178.html https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/murder-hunt-gardai-find-dead-girls-watch/26165392.html https://www.irishtimes.com/news/jailed-murderer-is-sentenced-for-rape-1.319194
1 hour 19 mins
19 January Finished
**Mentions of sexual assault and suicide** Hello. hello! This week's episode is a little different as we are giving you our full live show from Cork that was recorded November 2023. Emma covered the cold case of the murder of Deirdre Mulcahy. 19 year old Deirdre's body was found by a bridge in Midletown Co Cork in 1989. Her killer has never been brought to justice. Thank you so much to everyone who came to see the show, we absolutely love ye Have a great week Case begins at 28:08 References: https://www.irishtimes.com/news/murder-accused-found-hanged-1.35839 https://www.irishtimes.com/culture/serial-killer-theory-gains-ground-1.197297 https://www.irishexaminer.com/news/spotlight/arid-40014533.html Mens Rea 113 – The Passers-by: The murder of Deirdre Mulcahy Man held in death hunt GARDAI investigating the murder of teenager Deirdre Mulcahy in Midleton, Co. Cork, .. SCHOOLCHILDREN In Midleton, Co. Cork have been warned to be careful when going around the area following the ..
2 hours 25 mins
10 January Finished