People go missing all the time. A few turn up, many wind up dead and a vast number of people stay missing – as if they’ve literally disappeared off the face of the Earth. This section is dedicated to some of the most famous and high-profile missing persons cases, both in modern times and historically.
What is the true story behind the mysterious disappearance of 16-year-old Arthur, Duke of Brittany, heir to the throne of England? What really happened to the Princes in the Tower? What happened to Richey Edwards, the guitarist for the Manic Street Preachers? And where, oh where is Madeleine McCann?
It’s not just individuals that go missing. Groups of people have also managed to perform famous disappearing acts. These cases feature here as well. What happened to the Lost Colony, sent to America by Queen Elizabeth I? Was the missing crew of the Mary Celeste abducted by aliens, or did they all fall through a rift in time? Where is Malaysia Airlines Flight 370?
And because the region is responsible for a multitude of unexplained disappearances, including Flight 19 in 1945, I will also be investigating the enduring mystery of the Bermuda Triangle…