The Complete Mystery of Madeleine McCann™
Hi,

A very warm welcome to The Complete Mystery of Madeleine McCann™ forum.

Please log in, or register to view all the forums, then settle in and start chatting with us!

Enjoy your day,

Jill Havern
Forum owner

Updated Mail article.

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Re: Updated Mail article.

Post by aquila on 29.12.13 8:58

Isn't this article from December 2007?

aquila

Posts : 7953
Reputation : 1174
Join date : 2011-09-03

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Updated Mail article.

Post by tiny on 29.12.13 9:03

@aquila wrote:Isn't this article from December 2007?

yes it is,but it,s nice to know it still can be found

tiny

Posts : 2274
Reputation : 1
Join date : 2010-02-03

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Updated Mail article.

Post by Smokeandmirrors on 29.12.13 9:05


Thanks for posting that. It's interesting to be reminded from time to time that doubt existed from the outset, but makes it all the more curious why there was such an effort to focus on an alleged happening for which there still remains no firm evidence after all these years.

____________________
The truth will out.

Smokeandmirrors
Moderator

Posts : 2428
Reputation : 5
Join date : 2011-07-31

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Updated Mail article.

Post by Doug D on 29.12.13 9:12

I agree its surprising it hasn't been 'wooshed'.

Trouble with a lot of the old stories is that when you open them, on the face of it, it looks like todays news with todays date. Sometimes they put the original date under the heading, but not in this case. If you google the headline it usually gives you a clue.

Doug D

Posts : 2146
Reputation : 635
Join date : 2013-12-03

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Updated Mail article.

Post by Tangled Web on 29.12.13 9:21

@tiny wrote:
@aquila wrote:Isn't this article from December 2007?

yes it is,but it,s nice to know it still can be found

All of the 'news' we are being fed is from 2007  big grin 
It's nice to see what else may be rehashed from then!

Tangled Web

Posts : 303
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2013-11-22

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Just to Whoosh-proof it.

Post by PeterMac on 29.12.13 9:26

Just in case ! !
British diplomat warned Foreign Office of concerns over McCanns
The Foreign Office was alerted to fears over Gerry and Kate McCann by a British diplomat in Portugal just days after their daughter Madeleine went missing.
The diplomat was sent to the holiday resort of Praia da Luz in the days following the four-year-old's disappearance and soon became concerned over "inconsistencies" in the testimonies by her parents and their friends.
After visiting the McCanns, the unnamed diplomat sent a report to the Foreign Office in London, admitting his worries about "confused declarations" of the McCanns' movements on the night of May 3.
He also noted the couple's "lack of co-operation" with the Portuguese police.
The diplomat's concerns were made over four months before Gerry and Kate were named arguidos (suspects) on September 7.
Contents of the letter were leaked to Belgian newspaper La Dernière Heure over the weekend.
The diplomat expressed his fears after receiving instruction from the Foreign Office to provide "all possible assistance to the McCann couple".
The French-language paper printed excerpts of the letter, quoting the diplomat as saying: "With the greatest respect, I would like to make you aware of the risks and implications to our relationship with the Portuguese authorities, if you consider the possible involvement of the couple.
"Please confirm to me, in the light of these concerns, that we want to continue to be closely involved in the case as was requested in your previous ­message."
Although the Government was quick to assist the McCanns in the days following Madeleine's disappearance, direct contact with the couple ceased when they were named as suspects.
La Dernière Heure pointed out that a majority of the diplomats originally involved in the case have now been taken off it.
The then-Prime Minister Tony Blair sent special envoy Sheree Dodd to act as a "media liaison officer" for the pair soon after Madeleine vanished.
Ms Dodd has since resigned from the Foreign Office, while the British consul in the Algarve, Bill Henderson, has retired.
John Buck, the British ambassador in Portugal, no longer works in the country.

____________________


PeterMac
Researcher

Posts : 10170
Reputation : 143
Join date : 2010-12-06

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Updated Mail article.

Post by plebgate on 29.12.13 9:29

Wowzer.    IIRC the Mail "made a donation" but said they would not apologise, so I am not surprised this is still available.

The newspapers are waiting for news I believe and they have been known to wait many, many years for the opportunity.    If Mr. & Mrs. lose the hearing in Portugal I think the papers will get a good few days out of it, unless of course they are advised not to because of the ongoing investigation by PJ and SY?

____________________
Judge Judy to shifty  witnesses   -    LOOK AT ME  -   Um is not an answer.

If I forget to add it to a post everything is In My Opinion and I don't know anything for sure.
Rolling Eyes

plebgate

Posts : 5444
Reputation : 1159
Join date : 2013-02-01

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Updated Mail article.

Post by Mirage on 29.12.13 9:32

Google Kate and Gerry McCann Daily Mail and several come up, including the Hotlips Healy one. I don't recall this happening before. Seems to be only the D M ..... at the moment.

____________________
Kate McCann: "It's too 'ot. Give 'im a minute."

Mirage

Posts : 1665
Reputation : 382
Join date : 2013-02-01

View user profile

Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum