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Jim Daly & the 1973 ‘black power type plot’ at West London Magistrates’ Court

James Daly is one of the many curious underworld figures who knew my mother Julia Callan-Thompson. It seems my mother first came across Daly when they were both scoring smack at 75a Cambridge Gardens in the early 1970s. The gear … Continue reading

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From Soho clubs to Bloomsbury – ‘glamour’ in early-sixties London

In her book Ruth Ellis: My Sister’s Secret Life, Muriel Jakubait claims that her club hostess sibling (who was the last woman to be hanged for murder in Britain) was set up by the security services after she’d performed various … Continue reading

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