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Moors murders: Secret Downing Street files on Brady and Hindley’s release exposed

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MOORS murderers Ian Brady and Myra Hindley were the subject of tense discussions as Downing Street debated the merits of releasing them from prison, unearthed files reveal.

The Home Office proposals were put to Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in 1985 only for her to pour cold water on them. Hindley could have been out for her final seven years while Brady could have been free for 12 years.

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