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I Killed John Lennon

By | 2017-05-19T10:51:41+00:00 July 31st, 2012|Production|

I Killed John Lennon Mark Chapman had always been a loner, someone who sought attention and wanted to be recognised. On the evening of 8th December 1980 he caught the attention of the world when he assassinated the former Beatle, John Lennon. Lennon had made his home in New York City. With his [...]

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The Kennedys’ Irish Mafia

By | 2017-05-19T10:51:41+00:00 July 31st, 2012|Production|

The Kennedys’ Irish Mafia What was known as Kennedys’ “Irish Mafia” became the key advisors surrounding the President. Men like Dave Powers, Larry O’Brien and Kenny O’Donnell, selected for their loyalty and devotion to JFK and his family. This group helped him win the Presidency, grieved for his passing and provided [...]

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Commuter Carnage – The 7/7 Bombings

By | 2017-05-19T10:51:41+00:00 July 31st, 2012|Production|

Commuter Carnage - The 7/7 Bombings 7th July 2005 - 7.15am at Luton, north of London. Four young men are waiting in the town’s railway station. Within minutes they board a train bound for Kings Cross in the centre of London, their backpacks jammed with lethal quantities of explosives. Within two hours they will [...]

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The Brighton Bomb

By | 2017-05-19T10:51:41+00:00 July 31st, 2012|Production|

The Brighton Bomb 11th October 1984 - Brighton, England. The conservative Party faithful gathered for  their annual conference at the celebrated Grand Hotel. As events moved into full swing, partygoers were blissfully unaware of the deadly explosive package hidden behind a bath panel in room 629. At 2.54am the bomb exploded, killing five [...]

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Sinatra and the Jack Pack

By | 2017-05-19T10:51:41+00:00 July 31st, 2012|Production|

Sinatra and the Jack Pack Frank Sinatra desperately wanted to be a part of the gang. He had his own famed ‘Rat Pack’, of course, made up of hard drinking, womanizing, louche individuals like himself – guys like Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Junior and Peter Lawford. But the guy ‘ol blue [...]

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Terror at 31,000 ft – The Lockerbie Disaster

By | 2017-05-19T10:51:41+00:00 July 31st, 2012|Production|

Terror at 31,000 ft – The Lockerbie Disaster 21st December 1988, 5pm at London’s Heathrow Airport. A suitcase from Malta had made it’s way through Frankfurt, and was loaded onto an American Jumbo Jet bound for New York. At two minutes past seven, the plane exploded killing everyone on board and eleven people on [...]

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Mass Murder In The Sky – 9/11

By | 2017-05-19T10:51:41+00:00 July 31st, 2012|Production|

Mass Murder In The Sky – 9/11 11th September 2001, the world held it breath as Al Qaeda terrorists attacked the United States with hijacked planes piloted by suicide bombers. With a couple of hours this breathtaking act of international terrorism had killed nearly 3,000 innocent victims. It was the most extraordinary and audacious [...]

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Bob Geldof on WB Yeats: A Fanatic Heart

By | 2017-05-19T10:51:41+00:00 May 9th, 2012|Production|

Bob Geldof on WB Yeats: A Fanatic Heart Written by Bob Geldof and historian and Yeats scholar Roy Foster, this landmark documentary traces how W.B. Yeats led the way in imagining a new, proud, strong Ireland into being after the Famine – and how, after centuries of colonial oppression, he gave [...]

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