Charles Seven’s court case: Not quite as advertised

Like many of those determined to spread their particular brand of personal fiction across the internet, Wendy John-Charles, aka “Charles Seven” repeats the same untruths loudly and frequently. She lives, it seems, by the maxim that a lie, repeated often enough, will become the truth. It was no surprise to discover, in her latest video…

How ‘Charles Seven’ divided UK truthers

As we hinted in yesterday’s post about Wendy John-Charles*, aka “Charles Seven”, the links in her story run deep within the UK conspiracy community. We mentioned yesterday that Charlotte Ward, aka “Jacqui Farmer”, who had lived at Belinda’s Highgate home for several months, expressed resentment toward Seven, on the grounds that Seven had “aggravated her…

‘Charles Seven’: The longest fake news story

Over the summer we noted in passing that a fantasist who goes by the name “Charles Seven” seemed to be trying to revive her various allegations with a new audience. To be sure, she’s updated her 7/7 story a bit to include more recent news stories like the Grenfell Tower fire and the Charlie Hebdo…

Fact-checking Jon Wedger

When we first began listening to Jonathan Wedger’s stories of life as a cop in the rough underbelly of London, we noticed a few clangers, but given his apparent earnest sincerity we were inclined to think that perhaps he was just confusing a few small details, which would iron themselves out. However, as his relentless…

Steer clear of the ‘truther industrial complex’

Yesterday we were browsing through YouTube as one does, and stumbled across this new-to-us YouTuber, Cips Clips. The video was addressed to Brian Harvey, who as many will know has been very active on YouTube lately. We cited him the other day in our discussion of Bill Maloney, Chris Fay, and Andrew Ash, the vulnerable…

Where does Ray Savage fit in?

Over the past few weeks we’ve been exploring the links amongst various UK troofers and the Hampstead SRA hoax. We’ve talked about how Abe and Ella contacted Brian Gerrish as soon as they landed in London; how they travelled to Plymouth to see him; how he sent his representative Finn Hagan to interview Child Q;…

Hoaxtead mobsters battle it out: Charlotte strikes back!

Just when we thought we’d seen it all…. On Tuesday we brought you a most amusing, entertaining, and somewhat enlightening slap-fest between Belinda McKenzie and Charlotte Alton Ward (aka Jacqui Farmer). For background: Charlotte and her partner Jacco de Boer (aka Video Man) once lived with Belinda at her infamous “Highgate Hub”, where Belinda formerly…