Pat Perkins / The e-mail Campaigns

Pat Perkins / The e-mail Campaigns A look at Pat Perkins, a friend of Kate’s mother, who was responsible for instigating the first chain e-mail that asked for help to find Madeleine. The e-mail, which clearly stated that Madeleine had been abducted, was first sent out on Monday 07 May 2007. Also, reproduced below is the ‘e-poster’ […]

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Philomena McCann

Philomena McCann Philomena McCann: “They tried to get Kate to confess” In the days following Madeleine’s reported diappearance, Gerry’s sister, Philomena, acted as an unoffical ‘McCann family’ spokesperson to the UK media.   She later became a familiar sight when the McCanns were constituted as arguidos, famously, and incorrectly stating that Kate had been offered […]

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The McCanns’ PDL Media Statements

The McCanns’ PDL Media Statements A collection of the media statements given by the McCanns, or on behalf of the McCanns, during their time in Praia da Luz Date The McCanns’ media statements in Praia da Luz 04 May 2007 The McCann’s first media statement, read by Gerry McCann BBC News video   10.00pm, Friday 04 May 2007 […]

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03 May 2007

03 May 2007 It should be remembered that we know very little, as fact, about what happened throughout the day and evening of 3rd May. The inconsistencies in the statements made by the McCanns, the tapas group and eye witnesses has led the Policia Judiciaria to believe that resolving this confusion is at the ‘heart of […]

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Apartment 5A

Apartment 5A The Ocean Club entrance and Apartment 5A at the top of the street Apartment 5A is situated on the ground floor of a 5-storey apartment block, just outside the perimeter wall of the Mark Warner Ocean Club Complex. It is located on a street corner and is easily visible from a number of different […]

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The ‘Abductor’ & The ‘Eggman’

The ‘Abductor’ & The ‘Eggman’ The artist’s impression of the abductor, released 25 October 2007 The McCanns show the pyjamas Madeleine is alleged to have been wearing, Berlin 06 June 2007 Underlying the whole of the case is the alleged sighting, by Jane Tanner, of a man carrying a child away from the McCanns’ apartment […]

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The Smiths’ Sighting

The Smiths’ Sighting Praia da Luz, 03 May 2007, just before 10:00pm The Smith family, from Ireland are returning to their apartment after a night out. As they walk, they pass a man carrying a child in his arms. The man averts his eyes from them to signal that he does not wish to speak. […]

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Jeremy Wilkins

Jeremy Wilkins Statements and newspaper reports concerning Jeremy Wilkins   PJ Files: Wilkins reports sighting of “Rasta” man to the PJ, 04 May 2007   Processo 01, Volume Ia, Page 119 Processo 01, Volume Ia, Page 120   REPORT OF EXTERNAL DILIGENCE Date: 2007/05/04 Location: Praia da Luz – Lagos Entity determining the diligence: Employee […]

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Maps/Aerial Shots

Maps/Aerial Shots This page contains maps and aerial photographs of the Ocean Club complex. Map of Praia da Luz showing Ocean Club sites Map showing the sites of the Ocean Club facilities Aerial view of the Ocean Club complex Casa Liliana, the home of Robert Murat and his mother Jenny, is situated at the end […]

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04 May 2007

04 May 2007 Timeline and press reports for Thursday 04 May 2007 Picture above, 04 May 2007, about 11 hours after Madeleine had been reported missing: The McCanns, officers of the PJ and some members of the Tapas Group gather at 08:30am outside the holiday apartments, prior to their departure to the police station in […]

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