Unbelievable True Crime

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Unbelievable is a brand new UK-based true crime podcast, bringing you a new story each week of lies, murder, betrayal and deceit. Hosted by Bronwen Weatherby, Unbelievable aims to bring you the most most bizarre and horrific crimes from across the United Kingdom. Each shocking episode will unravel some of the craziest crimes and details we have come across to bring you a new listening experience, you won't forget.


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UPDATE: We're Taking a Short Break!
00:00:25

We will be taking a short season break as Bronwen is going on a much needed holiday! We will be back with another unbelievable story to tell you on Tuesday April 9th. All the previous episodes are available to listen to and share with your friends, and our Facebook group is free to join!


Mar 05, 2019
The Murder of Tia Rigg
00:23:53

Tia was a bubbly, fun, and happy girl, at just 12 years old she went over to her uncle’s house to babysit for him. That was the last thing Tia would ever do. This is the tragic and horrific story of how a young girl was drugged, raped, tortured and eventually murdered by her own uncle, before he called the emergency services himself to confess to the murder.


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Mar 05, 2019
Killed with a 'Builder's Whisk'
00:30:01

Quhey Saunders was on his way back from a three day wedding celebration in Wales when he and his family decided to stop at a service station for some refreshments. By chance his cousins were there, they'd heard a rumour and wanted to clear things up with Quhey, however things go heated and what was supposed to be a clearing of the air, turned into Quhey being killed with a builder's whisk. After an 11 day trial, the two, charged with Quhey's murder, where found not guilty.


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Feb 26, 2019
BONUS: Tristan Cork talks about reporting on Bijan Ebrahimi
00:18:02
Feb 19, 2019
Murdered by a Neighbour
00:35:30

In episode 5, Bron tells the story of Bijan Ebrahimi, a man who was ignored by Bristol police despite consistently pleading for help as he suffered bullying and accusations from his neighbours and the community. Bijan was murdered by his neighbour after being accused of being a paedophile, which was not true. This episode talks about institutional racism and how it lead to a man being murdered by his own neighbour.


BONUS EPISODE: Full Interview w/ Tristan Cork


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Feb 19, 2019
Queen of the Damned
00:18:58

This week, we take a look at the murder of Thomas McKendrick. Killed by his best friend Allan Menzies when watching a film, Allan brutally murdered Thomas because of a fascination with the film ‘Queen of the Damned’. Why Allan killed Thomas is a grotesque story of a twisted mind, which led him to Drink the blood of his victim, and even eat his skull.


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Articles and Research


Body found in shallow grave


Vampire killing was murder say jury


I’d Kill Again


Killer who wanted to be vampire dies


'Movie vampire told me to kill'


murder suspect tells court vampire queen ordered him to kill friend


man killed friend to become vampire


Man convicted of vampire murder


Queen of the Damned novel - Wikipedia


Queen of the Damned film - wikipedia


house where vampire killer struck to be sold

Feb 12, 2019
A Child's Killer
00:19:24

Episode three looks at the horrific murder of  8-year-old Mylee Billingham. Covered by Birmingham Live, Mylee was stabbed to death at her dad’s house, the crime shook the country and Mylee’s local community came together to show their support and their sorrow for the bright young girl.


Bronwen explains who Mylee was, and what happened in the moments leading up to her killer committing such a brutal crime. This episode includes clips from the Police, Mylee’s funeral and her headteacher.


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Articles and Research


Police mugshot reveals wild and staring eyes of child killer William Billingham


William Billingham found guilty of murdering eight-year-old daughter Mylee


As it happened: Updates as Mylee Billingham's father sentenced to life for murder


Jurors not told reason why Billingham couldn't attend court for part of Mylee murder trial


Judge's comments in full as he sentenced Billingham to life in prison for Mylee's murder


Dad of Mylee Billingham, 8, fails to appear in court over date of birth error


Who is Mark Billingham? SAS Who Dares Win star and ex bodyguard of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie


What it was like living next door to killer


Who is William Billingham?


Revealed: Whining letter from prison of dad who killed daughter


'I realise my Smiley Mylee, my baby has gone'


Harrowing 999 call made by Mylee's mum


Stabbed Mylee Billingham shouted 'no daddy' as father dragged her into house


Feb 05, 2019
Death of a Children's Author
00:19:51

After The death of her husband, Helen Bailey met Ian Stewart, the man she hoped would help her to continue her life after such a difficult loss. The pair were planning for marriage, but Stewart wasn't the person Helen thought he was. Over a long period of time, Stewart was planning a much more sinister future for his wife to be.


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Twitter: @BronWeatherby


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Jan 29, 2019
The Drug Smuggler
00:13:16

Welcome to the first episode of Unbelievable, where Bronwen tells the story of Joseph McKeever a man who was murdered because of missing drugs. Joseph McKeever was responsible for importing the drugs, but when they couldn't be found, suspicions were raised... Had Joseph stolen the drugs? Or was this all just one huge mistake?


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Twitter: @BronWeatherby


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Jan 22, 2019
Season One - Trailer
00:00:54

Welcome to Season One of Unbelievable, a brand new true crime podcast that will introduce you, week by week, to another often horrific, sometimes baffling, but always unbelievable story of murder, and deceit. Hosted by Bronwen Weatherby, this true crime series hopes to bring you some of the most strange and/or brutal crimes.

Dec 21, 2018