Suffolk murders

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The Ipswich murders, 10 years on: ‘We owed it to the women that nothing like it would happen again’
A decade since London Road was made notorious by the death of five sex workers, its residents have transformed the community and seen their success on stage and screen. But now, they fear government cuts will undo all the work

Jessica Bateman

17, Oct, 2016 @12:42 PM

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London Road review – gripping, macabre verbatim musical about real-life serial murders
The complex psychological effects that the Ipswich murders had on the town’s residents made for a uniquely gripping stage show in 2010 – and the film version is another triumph

Peter Bradshaw

11, Jun, 2015 @2:30 PM

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Musicals we love: London Road

In the latest in our series on writers' favourite shows, Mark Lawson explains his potentially controversial choice of this verbatim musical about the Ipswich serial murders

Mark Lawson

10, Feb, 2014 @8:00 AM

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Suffolk drugs charity sees donations surge following BBC drama
Iceni featured in Five Daughters, which focused on the serial killing of young prostitutes and their battle with addiction

Karen McVeigh

30, Apr, 2010 @5:30 PM

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Clare Dwyer Hogg talks to families and friends of Ipswich murder victims

Families and friends of the victims talk to Clare Dwyer Hogg about life after the Ipswich murders

Clare Dwyer Hogg

25, Jan, 2009 @12:01 AM

'Without doubt, it is right that you should spend the rest of your life in prison'

Judge tells Steve Wright he will die in prison after his 'campaign of murder' of five vulnerable women

Karen McVeigh and Esther Addley

23, Feb, 2008 @12:06 AM

David Wilson: The legacy of Ipswich

David Wilson: Steve Wright's conviction must mark the beginning of our engagement with some difficult questions

David Wilson

23, Feb, 2008 @12:04 AM

Stop criminalising the victims

Sarah Campbell: Plans to make sex workers undergo compulsory counselling are tokenistic, unworkable and dangerous

Sarah Campbell

22, Feb, 2008 @7:30 PM

The forgotten murders

Hilary Kinnell: Only a serial killer gets sex workers' deaths in the news. But such individuals are rare - unlike the violent deaths of prostitutes

Hilary Kinnell

22, Feb, 2008 @4:00 PM

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Suffolk serial killer Steve Wright jailed for life

Steve Wright was today given a full life jail term for killing five women who worked as prostitutes in a six-week 'campaign of murder'

Esther Addley, Karen McVeigh and David Batty

22, Feb, 2008 @2:55 PM

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Police investigate 'link' between Wright and Suzy Lamplugh

Detectives investigate possible connections between 1986 disappearance of estate agent and Suffolk serial killer Steve Wright

David Batty and agencies

22, Feb, 2008 @1:43 PM

Esther Addley speaks to a former sex worker in Ipswich
Interview with Tracy, a former sex worker in Ipswich and Annette Nicholls’s best friend

Esther Addley

22, Feb, 2008 @11:52 AM

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