The Moors Murderers. The key evidence against the couple included the tape recordings of Downey's made while they photographed her naked; the name of John Kilbride in a notebook; and a photograph of Hindley standing on top of the shallow grave where Kilbride was buried. Brady immediately admitted the murder of Edward Evans, but adamantly insisted that Hindley had no part in it. Brady finally confessed to the murders of Pauline Reade and Keith Bennett in Nov1986.

Notorious Moors murderers Ian Brady and Myra Hindley smile for the camera

Ian Brady flanked by police during a search of Saddleworth Moor conducted in 1983. Police believe that Brady knew exactly where the missing bodies were, but obfuscated during the search, perhaps even checking that the sites were safe from discovery.

Ian Brady flanked by police during a search of Saddleworth Moor conducted in Police believe that Brady knew exactly where the missing bodies were, but obfuscated during the search, perhaps even checking that the sites were safe from discovery.

This previously unseen photograph, thought to be taken on Saddleworth Moor, near Manchester, shows Myra Hindley, then aged about 23, sitting on a stone wall at night wearing a pair of shiny black gloves

Smirking Moors murdered Myra Hindley poses in her 'killing gloves'

This previously unseen photograph, thought to be taken on Saddleworth Moor, near Manchester, shows Myra Hindley, then aged about sitting on a stone wall at night wearing a pair of shiny black gloves

Maureen Smith was the sister of the infamous ‘Moors Murderer’ Myra Hindley. It was Maureen who persuaded her 18 year old husband David Smith to go to the police after witnessing the murder of Edward Evans. This led to the investigation that uncovered more victims buried on Saddleworth Moor.   She died in 1980 of a Brain Haemorrhage aged 34.

Maureen Smith was the sister of the infamous ‘Moors Murderer’ Myra Hindley. It was Maureen who persuaded her 18 year old husband David Smith to go to the police after witnessing the murder of Edward Evans. This led to the investigation that uncovered more victims buried on Saddleworth Moor. She died in 1980 of a Brain Haemorrhage aged 34.

the coffin of Myra Hindley arrives at Cambridge crematorium 15 Nov 2002.

the coffin of Myra Hindley arrives at Cambridge crematorium 15 Nov

Ian Fairley was a young detective when he arrested Ian Brady and Myra Hindley and believed the pair had murdered more youngsters

Cop who arrested Moors Murderers believed they could have killed more

Moors murderer was often snapped enjoying days out with Myra Hindley on the very same moorland where he buried his innocent child victims after their sadistic murders

Myra Hindley on Saddleworth Moor

Serial killer Myra Hindley on Saddleworth Moor . Photo taken by Ian Brady her partner in crime

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