Case of Strange Bonfire, The

Case of Strange Bonfire, The

Broadcast: 8th June 1952
Added: Dec 09 2011

For the first time, Scotland Yard opens its secret files to bring us the authentic true stories of some of its most famous cases. The title comes from the emergency telephone number in use at the time, and the series was introduced by Chief Superintendent Davidson, curator of the Crime Museum – more commonly known as the “Black Museum” - at Scotland Yard, London, England

In England, the anniversary of Guy Fawkes attempt to blew up Parliament is commemorated every November 5th. 300 years later, someone has a late bonfire…