Anorak | Looking For Madeleine McCann: All Show And No Punch (Murat’s Car And Malinka’s Release)

Looking For Madeleine McCann: All Show And No Punch (Murat’s Car And Malinka’s Release)

by | 18th, May 2007

madeleine_mccann.jpg MADELEINE McCann is missing. Still missing. But Madeline McCann is not missing on the front page of the Mail.

The Mail has news on how readers can learn Spanish in a week, or at least learn to speak Spanish the way Spaniards should speak it. There’s the offer of a The Darling Buds of May DVD. And the news that Nigel Havers is getting married for the third time.

But no Madeleine McCann.

Murat’s Motors

Madeleine McCann does gets a mention on the Sun’s front page. But there’s no picture of the missing four-year-old. The image if of Kelly Brook’s bra.

We do learn, however, that Robert Murat ordered a hire car two days before Lori Campbell of the Sunday Mirror told the local police she found him “creepy” and he was taken in for questioning. Before being released without charge.

Readers can get more on this story via the Sun’s page 7. After stories about Andrew Lloyd Webber’s money (he made £122million last year), swimming pools in five jails, Emma Thomason loading up her boyfriend’s van with her boyfriend’s clothes and driving it into the sea, there is news of Madeleine McCann.

sousa.jpg Maria Rocio, of Auto Renta111 (number on application), fielded the call from one-eyed Murat. “I didn’t understand why he wanted another car when he had one of his own already,” says Rocio. “I could tell in his voice he was in a real hurry.”

Oh? “He wanted it then and there. It was lunchtime last Saturday and Madeleine had already been missing for eight days.”

Murat did not want this “car fast” in the moments immediately preceding or following the theft of Madeleine McCann. It was eight days later.

Says Rocio: “He said the English couple who were looking for the little girl needed his car and wanted to put posters on it.” Did they? Were posters put on Murat’s car? The Sun fails to say, but it does tell readers that Kate and Gerry McCann “ALREADY had a hire car”.

Watching Madeleine

While Sun readers wonder about Robert Murat, and everyone else wonders what good knowing about such

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