Weird Events on 24th February

  • 1972: RAF Fylingdales
    4 minutes warning confirmed In written answers, Lord Lambton confirms that the warning time of Soviet nuclear attack offered by Fylingdales remains just 4 minutes.
  • 1993: Harold Shipman: Doctor of Death
    Kills Hilda Mary Couzens, 92 Knott Lane, Hyde.
  • 1993: Harold Shipman: Doctor of Death
    Kills Olive Heginbotham, 86 Fawley Avenue, Hyde
  • 1994: Fred and Rose West
    Cromwell Street search begins Granted a warrant to investigate the Wests for the disappearance of their daughter, Heather, police are granted a search warrant and begin to excavate the West's garden