Tag: Scuttlers

  • Lost Innocence – The Shocking True Story of William Willan and Peter Kennedy (1892)

    Lost Innocence – The Shocking True Story of William Willan and Peter Kennedy (1892)

    For at least twenty years, youth gangs had become a prominent and menacing way of life within parts of Manchester that had festered within the slums of places such as Hope Street, Greengate, Ordsall, Gorton, Angel Meadow and Ancoats to name but a few.  Young lads between the ages of…

  • THE TRAGIC CASE OF THOMAS MATTHEWS (1893) | Manchester

    THE TRAGIC CASE OF THOMAS MATTHEWS (1893) | Manchester

    As the sun rose over the City, the lush green landscape would reveal its secrets that lead to many a person frequenting the meadow that at times became their home-from-home. The chorus of pleasant sounding birds, the sound of the slow running river that contained a plethora of wildlife from…

  • THE TRAGIC CASE OF THOMAS MATTHEWS (1893) | True Crime S2 – Ep12

    THE TRAGIC CASE OF THOMAS MATTHEWS (1893) | True Crime S2 – Ep12

    As the sun rose over the City, the lush green landscape would reveal its secrets that lead to many a person frequenting the meadow that at times became their home-from-home. The chorus of pleasant sounding birds, the sound of the slow running river that contained a plethora of wildlife from…