A Good Friend Will Always Tell The Truth

24 February 2010 Two weeks go by until Mary, Janet’s friend of 20 years, calls me. Mary is a lovely, chatty woman, about my age (48) who is totally shocked at Janet’s story: the lost four days, the nightmares, and of course the mystery of what on earth has happened to Fred Handford, Janet’s business … More A Good Friend Will Always Tell The Truth

My First Interview Results In More Questions Than Answers

12 February 2010

As we drive up Laneside Road, the open fields and hills of Derbyshire take over and by the time we pull up into the muddy farmyard we could be a world away from suburban New Mills.

In the distance the hills of the Peak District are covered in snow and the fields leading up there look forbidding and harsh. … More My First Interview Results In More Questions Than Answers

Janet And I Meet For The First Time

4 February 2010

My good friend, Dr Erica Smith, a psychologist, says two very important things to me when I speak to her about Janet’s missing five days – or fugue state.

She says that no-one buries good things that have happened in their lives, only bad things – although these things can be brought back to the surface again with good psychological therapy, possibly including hypnosis. … More Janet And I Meet For The First Time