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The Lemonade Murder
Episode 1622nd April 2024 • The BackTracker History Show • The Backtracker
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The Lemonade Murder

Season: 5 Episode: 16

Kind and generous Ethel Worth was alone at home when Edward Woodfield came over. She thought he was going to repay her the money she'd loaned him, but he had other ideas. Find out more about this opportunist crime and what happened next.


J. D. Casswell. K.C (Defence) - Steve Sheperd

Edward Isaac Woodfield - Steve Yeo

Mr John Maude. K.C (Prosecutor) - Joe Wilson

Dr. Charles Robert Gibson - Molly Jefferies

Catherine Woodfleld - Sam Roberts


This podcast has been specially edited from a Bradley Stoke Radio show in Bristol, England. 

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Western Daily Press - Thursday 23 November 1950 (Insanity Is Defence Plea In Horfield Murder Case)

Kidd-Hewitt. D. 2007 Bristol & Bath Whodunnit? Countryside Books

The National Archives; Kew, London, England; 1939 Register; Reference: Rg 101/4977d

General Register Office; United Kingdom; Volume: 6a; Page: 426

Western Daily Press - Monday 28 March 1927 (Dishonest Gardener) Page 9

Western Daily Press - Thursday 19 October 1950 (Widow Murder Charge Goes to Assize) page 6

Western Daily Press - Friday 24 November 1950 (Bristol Man to Die) page 6

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