RUSC Radio - 4th July
Murder of Mrs Anna Battersby, The

Murder of Mrs Anna Battersby, The

Broadcast: 22nd June 1952
Added: Dec 23 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

On this occasion, the press co-operates with the Police. A man telephones the News of the World, offering to sell them the story of a murder…