Author: J.A. Lovelock

Stop Thief! – Errol Lloyd

Errol Lloyd is a man of many talents. He is a Writer, an Artist, a Sculptor, and has been described as being ‘gifted with an ability to capture likeness, in a range of creative, and engaging ways.’ In this episode of Behind The Yellow Tape, Lovelock catches up with him to hear more about his…
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5 October 2021 0

Bad Penny Blues – Cathi Unsworth

In this episode of Behind the Yellow Tape, Lovelock is joined by Cathi Unsworth – who is described as the First Lady of Noir Fiction. Cathi and Lovelock explore the reasons why she uses her novels to give a voice to the victims of crime. 


21 September 2021 0

A Shootin’ in a Croydon Pub – James Peckham

In this episode of Behind The Yellow Tape, Lovelock checks out a shooting in Croydon and more particularly, a shooting in a public house in Croydon.


7 September 2021 0

Trouble in Paradise – Gill Gilsenan

In this episode of Behind The Yellow Tape, Lovelock asks: how did Gill Gilsenan, a former children’s nanny, find herself in trouble, in paradise?


23 August 2021 0

A Hanging in the Forest – Elizabeth Jefferies

In this episode of Behind The Yellow Tape, Lovelock checks out the case of Elizabeth Jefferies, largely described as a sexual vixen and a Delilah, by those who knew her, or was she just an innocent victim?


9 August 2021 0

How to Get Away with Murder – Martin Edwards

In this episode of Behind the Yellow Tape, Lovelock is joined by Crime Writers Association multi-award-winning crime fiction author, Martin Edwards. A man of many awards to match his humongous talents. Getting away with murder? Listen to Martin as he tells us how he does it.


26 July 2021 0

Doctor Death – William Palmer (Part 2)

In this episode of Behind The Yellow Tape, Lovelock takes a look at another doctor who had little regard for his medical oath – first do no harm. 


12 July 2021 0

Doctor Death – Thomas Neil Cream (Part 1)

In this episode of Behind The Yellow Tape, Lovelock examines the case of Dr Thomas Neil Cream, a doctor who clearly disregarded his medical oath.


28 June 2021 0

From Prison to Vision-nary – Annys Darkwa

Annys Darkwa is the Chief Executive Officer at Rhondda Hub for Veterans in Rhondda, south Wales. But before that she had changed the landscape of reintegration for ex-offenders by building links with private sector landlords. In this episode of Behind The Yellow Tape, Annys takes Lovelock on a journey from her time in prison to…
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14 June 2021 0

Shame and Scandal in the Family – The Curious Case of Madeleine Smith

In this episode of Behind The Yellow Tape, I will be discussing the case of Madeleine Smith: a case that scandalised 19th century Scotland and revealed a shocking affair between an upper-middle class lady and a gentleman regarded as being of lower standing, and in which this affair ends in his death by poison.


31 May 2021 0