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Manchester United Balls: A Killer In The Hotel And The Newspaper Offices

by | 14th, October 2014

THE Sun leads with news of Manchester United and the killer in the hotel.


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The story is:

MANCHESTER United legends Gary Neville and Ryan Giggs have unwittingly used a convicted killer to promote their new hotel opposite Old Trafford. Model Kevin O’Dea, jailed in 2008 after 24-year-old student Sion Hardy died in a brawl outside a Liverpool nightclub, features in website photos.

Man who served his time gets work. The Sun should support that. The Sun , after all, has employed award-winning chief reporter, John Kay. In Stick It Up Your Punter The Uncut Story Of The Sun Newspaper (pages 70-71), Peter Chippindale and Chris Horrie recall the time Mr Kay was “temporarily deranged” and drowned his wife in a bath and then attempted to take his own life by “cutting his wrists, putting his head in the gas oven, hanging himself and finally jumping out of the window”.

Police found him. In court he pleaded “guilty to manslaughter on the grounds of diminished responsibility; this was accepted by the court.” The Sun , true to their word, stood by him.

The Sun was noble and right. It understood the trauma and the horror.

Mr Kay served his time. But he did not make

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