Rose West

Demographic Info

AKAVictimsSexEthnicityCountryTypeMotivationBirthDeath
The House of Horrors10FemaleCaucasianGreat BritainStationarySexual, Sadistic1953/11/29 (Barnstaple, Devon, Great Britain)n/a

Bibliography

TitleAuthorSources
Corpse Garden, TheColin WilsonAmazon
Cromwell Street Murders, The: The Detective's StoryJohn Bennett and Graham GardnerAmazon
Evil Love, AnGeoffrey WansellAmazon
Fred & Rose: The Full Story of Fred and Rose West and the Gloucester House of HorrorsHoward SounesAmazon
Happy Like MurderersGordon BurnAmazon
Lost Girl, The: How I Triumphed Over Life at the Mercy of Fred and Rose WestCaroline RobertsAmazon
Out of the ShadowsAnne Marie West and Virginia HillAmazon
She Must Have Known: The Trial of Rosemary WestBrian MastersAmazon

Videography

TitleSources
Appropriate Adult
Deadly Women: Lethal Lovers (Episode 3x09)

Rose West, with her husband Fred, tortured, raped and murdered at least twelve young women and girls. Most of the murders happened in their home in Gloucester, England.

Blog Posts

Rose West is a Monopoly Wiz

on August 14th, 2011 in Pop Culture, Serial Killers by | No Comments

Rose West has taken up the game Monopoly in the Low Newton prison near Durham. A source told the Mirror: Rose took up the game to lessen the boredom but soon got hooked and is definitely the unit’s Monopoly champ. Rose is a bit of a strategist and a sharp…

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Sundance Channel to Air “Appropriate Adult”

on July 23rd, 2011 in Pop Culture, Serial Killers by | No Comments

The Sundance Channel has announced that it will air “Appropriate Adult”. This is an ITV production about Fred and Rosemary West, that focuses on the interaction between Fred and Janet Leach, his appropriate adult. An appropriate adult is appointed in the UK in cases where the alleged offender is a…

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Episode 038: Fred and Rosemary West, Part 15

on July 15th, 2011 in Podcast Episodes, Serial Killers by | 2 Comments

Last week, Fred and Rose were finally caught, and 25 Cromwell Street was excavated for the remains of their victims. Also Mentioned in the Episode: Myra Hindley You can also download the episode directly. And feel free to use the comments below for episode discussion. Sources: “Fred & Rose” by…

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News Corp. Inquiry Led by Rose West Prosecutor

on July 14th, 2011 in Serial Killers by | No Comments

The U.K. judicial review of News Corp.’s phone hacking scandal will be lead by Lord Justice Brian Leveson. He is best known for successfully prosecuting Rose West for ten murders. She was jailed for life. He is also known for unsuccessfully prosecuting British comedian Ken Dodd for tax evasion. Leveson…

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Episode 037: Fred and Rosemary West, Part 14

on July 8th, 2011 in Podcast Episodes, Serial Killers by | No Comments

Last week, it seemed that Fred and Rose had gotten away with murder yet again. But Hazel Savage wasn’t about to let go of her investigation. You can also download the episode directly. And feel free to use the comments below for episode discussion. Sources: “Fred & Rose” by Howard…

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New Book on Rose West

on July 7th, 2011 in Serial Killers by | 4 Comments

There is more evidence of the depth in interest in, and information on, Fred and Rose West today, with the release of Rose West: The Making of a Monster by Jane Carter Woodrow. According to Amazon.com, it is available in paperback and Kindle eBook. The book covers the childhood of…

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Episode 036: Fred and Rosemary West, Part 13

on July 1st, 2011 in Podcast Episodes, Serial Killers by | No Comments

Last week, things had ended badly for Heather, and Fred had Steve unknowingly help bury his sister. This week, things finally begin to fall apart for Fred and Rose. You can also download the episode directly. And feel free to use the comments below for episode discussion. Sources: “Fred &…

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Episode 035: Fred and Rosemary West, Part 12

on June 24th, 2011 in Podcast Episodes, Serial Killers by | No Comments

Last week, the bodies at 25 Cromwell Street continued to pile up. And the abuse of Anna Marie continued as well, but she was almost old enough to realize she didn’t have to put up with it. You can also download the episode directly. And feel free to use the…

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Episode 034: Fred and Rosemary West, Part 11

on June 17th, 2011 in Podcast Episodes, Serial Killers by | No Comments

Last week, Rose had started befriending girls who ran away from a nearby foster home. These provided a ready supply of victims for Fred and Rose. But, when there wasn’t someone new to abuse, there was always Anna Marie. You can also download the episode directly. And feel free to…

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Episode 033: Fred and Rosemary West, Part 10

on June 10th, 2011 in Podcast Episodes, Serial Killers by | 1 Comment

Last week, Fred and Rose had become quite effective at killing. This week, they continue to refine their technique. You can also download the episode directly. And feel free to use the comments below for episode discussion. Sources: “Fred & Rose” by Howard Sounes “Fred & Rose West” by Marilyn…

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