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Hitman tells BBC of Thorpe case murder plot
06 Dec
4:37

Hitman tells BBC of Thorpe case murder plot

Following Jeremy Thorpe’s death last Thursday, BBC Radio 4 yesterday broadcast for the first time an interview with the original hitman hired to murder Thorpe’s ex-lover Norman Scott. Denis Meighan from Chiswick, South London, told the BBC’s Tom Mangold that he was approached in 1975 by representatives of a ‘Mr…