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News digests and reviews of the missing child in the news. Madeleine McCann vanished on Thursday, 3 May 2007 from a rented holiday flat in Praia da Luz, Portugal. Madeleine, on holiday with her twin siblings and parents Kate and Gerry McCann,became the biggest news story of the past decade. We’ve followed it closely ever since the story broke.

Madeleine McCann: Daily Express juxtaposes Our Maddie next to a family holiday competition

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MADELEINE McCann is on the cover of the Daily Express. There is news. Maybe. The front-page headline announces:

 “MADELEINE: POLICE HUNT GIVES McCANNS FRESH HOPE”

As ever there is no news. This is media management. The media continues to …

Posted: 12th, July 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: the Daily Express spins a single thread into suspects and arrests

express-1-329x437MADELEINE MCCANN: Anorak’s at-a-glance look at the missing child in the news:

The Daily Express leads with its customary picture of ‘Our Maddy’ and the headline: “Maddy Arrests Within Weeks.”

Also:

“Cameron backing new investigation”

Inside the paper, we learn:…

Posted: 6th, July 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: 38 ‘suspects’, parents ruled out and new theories

MADELEINE McCANN: Anorak’s look at the missing child dubbed ‘Our Maddie’ in the news:

BBC: “Madeleine McCann: New leads spark Met formal inquiry”

Det Ch Insp Andy Redwood, who is heading what has been called Operation Grange, said: “The

Posted: 5th, July 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comments (6) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: CPS head to Portgal as The Met close in

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MADELEINE McCann: Anorak’s look at the missing child in the news:

Daily Express (front page): “FREHS HOPE AS BRITISH LEGAL TEAM HEAD TO PORTUGAL OVER FRESH EVIDENCE”

Alison Saunders, chief crown ­prosecutor for London, discussed crucial developments in the case

Posted: 23rd, June 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: The Met takes over

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MADELEINE McCANN: Anorak’s at-a-glance look at the missing child ion the news:

Sunday Express (front page): “Police hint at New Maddie Breakthrough”

Number of breakthroughs to date: zero. What’s this new one? The paper says detectives have “signalled they

Posted: 15th, June 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: the couple who heard a child crying at night and went to help

weeping maddieIN “WHO SOOTHED WEEPING MADDIE, the Daily Express leads with a Madeleine McCann “exclusive”. It adds: “Police seek couple who entered McCann apartment when Madeleine was crying.”

This becomes:

Mystery couple seen going into McCanns’ flat on night before sobbing

Posted: 19th, May 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comments (6) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


20 new Maddie suspects help Detective Chief Superintendent Hamish Campbell retire in a blaze of publicity

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MADELEINE McCann: Anorak’s at-a-glance look at the missing child in the news: 20 new suspects with Detective Chief Superintendent Hamish Campbell:

The Front Pages:

Daily Mail (front page): “20 New Suspects”
The Sun (front page): “Brit Cops List 20 Maddie …

Posted: 18th, May 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann detectives identify ‘potential suspects’ but won’t tell us how many or why

hamish_campbellMADELEINE McCann vanished six years ago. Another summer of sighting looms, all eagerly reported by newspapers looking for easy news in the shark-spotting season. The Evening Standard reports:

British police identify new leads in hunt for Madeleine McCann and urge

Posted: 17th, May 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann gets dragged into the Amanda Berry story – Charlene Downs and Ben Needham are ignored

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THE story of Amanda Berry, Michelle Knight and Gina DeJesus’s escape from a suburban prison is made made relevant to a British audience by the mention of missing child Madeleine McCann, the benchmark of not only missing children but now …

Posted: 8th, May 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: April Jones PR and Robert Murat wants a reconstruction

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MADELEINE MCCANN: the sixth anniversary of her vanishing looms. The Express and Star lead with the McCanns, ‘Our Maddie’s parents. Kate and Gerry McCann.

The Star leads with the news that April Jones is in their prayers.

Tracey Kandohla reports …

Posted: 5th, May 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: six years of staring

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AS summer looms, so the tabloids press f9 on the keyboard and turn to the unresolved story of Madeleine McCann. On page 35, the Sun reports on the missing child’s parents, Gerry and Kate McCann’s visit to the ITV’s Daybreak

Posted: 3rd, May 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: the Costa Teguise angle gets revised

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THE 62-year-old arrested as part of an investigation into the alleged abduction of a three-year-old girl at Costa Teguise, Lanzarote, has been released on bail. The Press Association has sent that news to all publishers.

The man has been bailed …

Posted: 16th, April 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: tabloids monster James Lawlor

maddie lanzaroteTHE Daily Star’s allegedNEW MADDIE CHILD SNATCHER” is said by the Sun to be one James Lawlor, a 62-year-old father of two. He was arrested at his London home after a British man claimed he had stopped …

Posted: 12th, April 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: appeal leads to arrest of man suspected of attempting kidnap in Costa Teguise, Lanzarote

mccann lanzarote“HUNT FOR NEW MADDIE FIEND,” declares the Daily Star’s front-page headline.

Keyan Milanian reports:

A BRIT has spoken of the “shocking” moment his daughter was caught up in a suspected kidnap bid that mirrored the Madeleine McCann case.

A child …

Posted: 11th, April 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: Kate McCann’s London Marathon ‘death threat’ sickens Frankie Boyle’s Sun

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MADELEINE McCann: Anorak’s at-a-glance look at the missing child in the news. As another anniversary of her vanishing approaches, the mainstream media one again picks up the story:

The Sun: “Marathon gun nut’s threat to kill Kate”

Cops probe

Posted: 17th, March 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: six or eight British cleaners in a ‘mysterious’ white van

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MADELEINE McCCAN: Police are ‘hunting’ for 6 British cleaners. The Sun leads with :

“Maddie: hunt for 6 Brit cleaners”

These cleaners were working in Portugal around the time the child vanished. And, erm, that’s pretty much it.

Although, these …

Posted: 15th, March 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comments (4) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: Interpol seek Russell Hobbs and Morphy Richards

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DO you know Russell Hobbs? What about Morphy Richards? Following news of a family of kettle thieve in Cyprus, who was accompanied by a child the victim claims looked like Madeleine McCann, the Express announces:

Calls to DNA test ‘Madeleine

Posted: 10th, March 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann and the Cyprus toaster thieves

TO Cyprus, where Madeleine McCann has been spotted. Maybe. The Financial Mirror reports:

Cyprus police have confirmed local media reports of a sighting of a child that looked like missing girl Madeleine McCann, informing Interpol that the child may have

Posted: 7th, March 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: What really happend with the troll Tony Bennett and Peter Tobin

ON Thursday last, Tony Bennett, 65, was given a three months prison sentence suspended for one year for publishing claims that Kate and Gerry McCann caused their daughter Madeleine’s death. There is, of course, no proof that the child has …

Posted: 23rd, February 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: Gerry McCann says ‘Madeleine and her safety is often treated with complete contempt’

MADELEINE McCANN: Kate and Gerry McCann want Lord Leveson proposals on media regulation be implemented in full.

They should not get their way. Press Freedom means what it says. No buts. Why should journalists be held to ethical and moral …

Posted: 17th, February 2013 | In: Key Posts, Madeleine McCann, News | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Is Madeleine McCann in Ukraine? No – but her posters are

MADELEINE McCann was not in New Zealand. The DNA taken from an innocent child in New Zealand proved that she was not stolen by her parents. Kiwi police then told media:

“Given that there is conclusive evidence that their

Posted: 15th, February 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: A jailed troll and police swab kids in New Zealand

MADELEINE McCann is back in the news. Why? Well, the Daily Star has news:

MADELEINE MCCANN PARENTS WANT JAIL FOR EX-SOLICITOR’S ‘SLUR’

It’s Tony Bennettt. Regular Anorak readers will know why comments on this story are not enabled.

Doctors Kate

Posted: 6th, February 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann, News | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: On the road to Brazil with dead Raymond Hewlett

THE Sunday Express has shocking news. The front-page headline screams: “MADDIE KIDNAP PHOTO SHOCK.

Can it be true? Is it possible that missing Madeleine McCann still sells newspapers? (Surely, ‘been found alive and well’ – ed.) The sub-headline is …

Posted: 20th, January 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann | Comments (4) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann spotted in New Zealand for fifth time

IS Madeleine McCann in New Zealand? The New Zealand Herald reports:

Senior Sergeant John Fookes told local media police were informed of the sighting on New Year’s Eve and about 70 police officers were instructed to look out for the

Posted: 3rd, January 2013 | In: Madeleine McCann | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: Robert Murat’s mum is writing a book

MADELEINE McCann: Gerry McCann has called for all the recommendations raised in Lord Leveson’s Report on media standards to be made State sanctioned. He and his wife Kate McCann undoubtedly suffered at the hands of a voracious media. Others also …

Posted: 2nd, December 2012 | In: Madeleine McCann | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0