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 | **2 May 1997** | Tony Blair Premiership starts | [[tony_blair|Tony Blair]] | Preceded by John Major Succeeded by Gordon Brown. See also the [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Blair%E2%80%93Brown_deal|Blair-Brown-Deal]] | | **2 May 1997** | Tony Blair Premiership starts | [[tony_blair|Tony Blair]] | Preceded by John Major Succeeded by Gordon Brown. See also the [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Blair%E2%80%93Brown_deal|Blair-Brown-Deal]] |
 | **31 August 1997** | Death of Lady Di | [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Death_of_Diana,​_Princess_of_Wales|Wikipedia]] - [[royal_family|The Royal Family]] | [[clarence_eden_mitchell|Clarence Eden Mitchell]] covered the 1997 story for BBC. In 1999, a French investigation concluded the Mercedes had come into contact with another vehicle (a white Fiat Uno) in the tunnel. The driver of that vehicle has never been traced, and the specific vehicle has not been identified. Rumors on a Special Branch hit remain, see ->​[[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Richard_Tomlinson|Wikipedia]] | | **31 August 1997** | Death of Lady Di | [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Death_of_Diana,​_Princess_of_Wales|Wikipedia]] - [[royal_family|The Royal Family]] | [[clarence_eden_mitchell|Clarence Eden Mitchell]] covered the 1997 story for BBC. In 1999, a French investigation concluded the Mercedes had come into contact with another vehicle (a white Fiat Uno) in the tunnel. The driver of that vehicle has never been traced, and the specific vehicle has not been identified. Rumors on a Special Branch hit remain, see ->​[[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Richard_Tomlinson|Wikipedia]] |
-| **1998** | Marriage of Kate and Gerry | [[http://www.mccannfiles.com/id1.html|self-testimony]] | The McCanns met when both were junior doctors at Western Infirmary, Glasgow, and when she left to work in New Zealand for a year he followed and won her heart. They married in 1998 and moved to the Midlands in 2000 when he was offered a job as a cardiologist at Glenfield Hospital, Leicester. She went to work at the Latham House Medical Practice in Melton Mowbray under her maiden name, Dr Healey. |+| **1998** | Marriage of Kate and Gerry | [[https://www.gerrymccannsblogs.co.uk/Nigel/id1.htm|self-testimony]] | The McCanns met when both were junior doctors at Western Infirmary, Glasgow, and when she left to work in New Zealand for a year he followed and won her heart. They married in 1998 and moved to the Midlands in 2000 when he was offered a job as a cardiologist at Glenfield Hospital, Leicester. She went to work at the Latham House Medical Practice in Melton Mowbray under her maiden name, Dr Healey. |
 | **26 April 1999** | Killing of Jill Dando | [[jill_dando|Jill Dando Murder]] - [[suspect_number_one_e-fits#​who_is_the_killer_of_jill_dando|Offenders E-fit]] - [[savile_apocalypse#​my_name_is_mitchell_clarence_mitchell|Shadowman]] | There is some evidence that [[clarence_eden_mitchell|Mitchell]] is deeply invoved in the killing of Jill Dando: "​Richard Hughes, her next door neighbour, heard a surprised cry from Dando “like someone greeting a friend” " | | **26 April 1999** | Killing of Jill Dando | [[jill_dando|Jill Dando Murder]] - [[suspect_number_one_e-fits#​who_is_the_killer_of_jill_dando|Offenders E-fit]] - [[savile_apocalypse#​my_name_is_mitchell_clarence_mitchell|Shadowman]] | There is some evidence that [[clarence_eden_mitchell|Mitchell]] is deeply invoved in the killing of Jill Dando: "​Richard Hughes, her next door neighbour, heard a surprised cry from Dando “like someone greeting a friend” " |
  
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-| **2000** | McCann'​s move to the Midlands | [[http://www.mccannfiles.com/id1.html|self-testimony]] | +| **2000** | McCann'​s move to the Midlands | [[https://www.gerrymccannsblogs.co.uk/Nigel/id1.htm|self-testimony]] | 
 | **September 2002** | Casa Pia Scandal breaks | [[famous_paedofile_rings|(In)Famous Paedophile Rings]] - [[jose_socrates|José Sócrates Carvalho Pinto de Sousa]] - [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Casa_Pia_child_sexual_abuse_scandal|Wikipedia]] | The scandal broke when the mother of one alleged victim complained of abuse by staff at a Casa Pia house. Accused were diplomat Jorge Ritto, Carlos Cruz (a Portuguese television presenter), Carlos Silvino, Ferreira Diniz (a physician from Lisbon), Hugo Marçal (a lawyer who represented Carlos Silvino) and among other individuals,​ a marine archaeologist. The Socialist Party leader at the time, Eduardo Ferro Rodrigues, who was a close personal friend of Paulo Pedroso, offered to undergo police questioning after "he had learned of plans to implicate him in the [Casa Pia] scandal"​. New Director Pestana told parliament and the media, as late as 2007, that there may still be paedophiles in the Casa Pia system. | | **September 2002** | Casa Pia Scandal breaks | [[famous_paedofile_rings|(In)Famous Paedophile Rings]] - [[jose_socrates|José Sócrates Carvalho Pinto de Sousa]] - [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Casa_Pia_child_sexual_abuse_scandal|Wikipedia]] | The scandal broke when the mother of one alleged victim complained of abuse by staff at a Casa Pia house. Accused were diplomat Jorge Ritto, Carlos Cruz (a Portuguese television presenter), Carlos Silvino, Ferreira Diniz (a physician from Lisbon), Hugo Marçal (a lawyer who represented Carlos Silvino) and among other individuals,​ a marine archaeologist. The Socialist Party leader at the time, Eduardo Ferro Rodrigues, who was a close personal friend of Paulo Pedroso, offered to undergo police questioning after "he had learned of plans to implicate him in the [Casa Pia] scandal"​. New Director Pestana told parliament and the media, as late as 2007, that there may still be paedophiles in the Casa Pia system. |
 | **12 May 2003** | Birth of  [[madeleine_beth_mccann|Madeleine Beth McCann]] | self-testimony | Place of birth: [[leicestershire_police|Leicester]],​ United Kingdom | | **12 May 2003** | Birth of  [[madeleine_beth_mccann|Madeleine Beth McCann]] | self-testimony | Place of birth: [[leicestershire_police|Leicester]],​ United Kingdom |
 | **12 Sept.2004** | Cipriano Case | [[the_hunt_for_amaral|The Hunt for Dr. Amaral]] | Mother of Joana Cipriano, from Figueira, reports that her daughter is missing, possibly abducted. In October [[goncalo_amaral|Goncalo Amaral]] becomes senior detective investigating the disappearance of Joana Cipriano. | | **12 Sept.2004** | Cipriano Case | [[the_hunt_for_amaral|The Hunt for Dr. Amaral]] | Mother of Joana Cipriano, from Figueira, reports that her daughter is missing, possibly abducted. In October [[goncalo_amaral|Goncalo Amaral]] becomes senior detective investigating the disappearance of Joana Cipriano. |
 | **October 2004** | Arrests Cipriano case | [[the_hunt_for_amaral|The Hunt for Dr. Amaral]] | Arrests Leonor Cipriano and João Cipriano on suspicion of murdering her daughter Joana Cipriano. | | **October 2004** | Arrests Cipriano case | [[the_hunt_for_amaral|The Hunt for Dr. Amaral]] | Arrests Leonor Cipriano and João Cipriano on suspicion of murdering her daughter Joana Cipriano. |
-| **2004/5** | McCann'​s get deep into debt | [[http://www.mccannfiles.com/id1.html|self-testimony]] - [[madeleine_fund|Madeleine'​s Fund]] - [[http://​www.mccannpjfiles.co.uk/​PJ/​MCCANNS_BACKGROUND.htm|PJ Files]] ​ | Mrs McCann finally became pregnant with Madeleine through IVF, and in 2004 became pregnant again with twins. The McCanns spent that year in Amsterdam, where he was working on new heart-imaging techniques. Back in England the family moved into a large house in an upmarket development in Rothley. With buying the Rothley house, McCann family gets in large debt. This was at least around 350,000 Pounds on mortgage - as years later, Date 16th May 2008, the house was still subject to a mortgage for the amount of GBP 323,493 with the Northern Rock bank. |+| **2004/5** | McCann'​s get deep into debt | [[https://www.gerrymccannsblogs.co.uk/Nigel/id1.htm|self-testimony]] - [[madeleine_fund|Madeleine'​s Fund]] - [[http://​www.mccannpjfiles.co.uk/​PJ/​MCCANNS_BACKGROUND.htm|PJ Files]] ​ | Mrs McCann finally became pregnant with Madeleine through IVF, and in 2004 became pregnant again with twins. The McCanns spent that year in Amsterdam, where he was working on new heart-imaging techniques. Back in England the family moved into a large house in an upmarket development in Rothley. With buying the Rothley house, McCann family gets in large debt. This was at least around 350,000 Pounds on mortgage - as years later, Date 16th May 2008, the house was still subject to a mortgage for the amount of GBP 323,493 with the Northern Rock bank. |
 | **2005** | Clarence Mitchell gets Director at Downing Street | [[clarence_eden_mitchell|Clarence Eden Mitchell]] | Clarence Mitchell gets Director of Downing St Media Monitoring Unit under PM [[tony_blair|Tony Blair]]. ​ | | **2005** | Clarence Mitchell gets Director at Downing Street | [[clarence_eden_mitchell|Clarence Eden Mitchell]] | Clarence Mitchell gets Director of Downing St Media Monitoring Unit under PM [[tony_blair|Tony Blair]]. ​ |
 | **2005** | Birth of  the McCann Twins Sean and Amelie | self-testimony |    | | **2005** | Birth of  the McCann Twins Sean and Amelie | self-testimony |    |
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 | 21:15    | Tanner Sighting| [[tanner-sighting|The Tanner Sighting]]| [[jane_tanner|Jane Tanner]] claims to have witnessed a man walking away with a sleeping child. This claim can never be confirmed. Ironically even Gerry McCann and [[jeremy_wilkins|Jeremy Wilkins]] who she claims as witnesses cannot confirm this in their interviews.| | 21:15    | Tanner Sighting| [[tanner-sighting|The Tanner Sighting]]| [[jane_tanner|Jane Tanner]] claims to have witnessed a man walking away with a sleeping child. This claim can never be confirmed. Ironically even Gerry McCann and [[jeremy_wilkins|Jeremy Wilkins]] who she claims as witnesses cannot confirm this in their interviews.|
 | 21:50    | Outbreak | [[where_is_maddie#​short-term_occultation|short-term occultation]] | Seemingly [[russel_o_brien|Russel O'​Brien]] controls for the Ocean Clubs pathway - he gives his sign that the path is free. [[matthew_oldfield|Matthew Oldfield]] now puts Maddies body into the flower bed at the patio side, such that Gerry could pick her up for his run. | | 21:50    | Outbreak | [[where_is_maddie#​short-term_occultation|short-term occultation]] | Seemingly [[russel_o_brien|Russel O'​Brien]] controls for the Ocean Clubs pathway - he gives his sign that the path is free. [[matthew_oldfield|Matthew Oldfield]] now puts Maddies body into the flower bed at the patio side, such that Gerry could pick her up for his run. |
-| 21:55    | Kate gives Alarm | [[where_is_maddie#​short-term_occultation|short-term occultation]] - [[timelist-tapas-9|The Time-Lists of the Tapas 9]] - [[timeline|Timeline 3rd May]] | Around 21:55 the ->[[http://www.mccannfiles.com/id70.html|alarm]] //"​They have taken her"// is given at the Tapas Bar. |+| 21:55    | Kate gives Alarm | [[where_is_maddie#​short-term_occultation|short-term occultation]] - [[timelist-tapas-9|The Time-Lists of the Tapas 9]] - [[timeline|Timeline 3rd May]] | Around 21:55 the ->[[https://www.gerrymccannsblogs.co.uk/Nigel/id70.htm|alarm]] //"​They have taken her"// is given at the Tapas Bar. |
 | 22:00    | Smith Sighting | [[where_is_maddie#​short-term_occultation|short-term occultation]] - [[smiths_sighting|The Smiths'​ Sighting ]] - [[suspect_number_one_e-fits|E-fits]] | From the Apartment 5 A to the place of the Smith-Sighting it takes less than three minutes. At 22:00 the Smith Family reports a man carrying a "​sleeping"​ girl in the direction of the rough west-beach. Witness [[martin_smith|Martin Smith]] later thinks it was indeed Gerry McCann. [[suspect_number_one_e-fits|E-fits]] where later made by detectives but were suppressed for several years by the McCann'​s. | | 22:00    | Smith Sighting | [[where_is_maddie#​short-term_occultation|short-term occultation]] - [[smiths_sighting|The Smiths'​ Sighting ]] - [[suspect_number_one_e-fits|E-fits]] | From the Apartment 5 A to the place of the Smith-Sighting it takes less than three minutes. At 22:00 the Smith Family reports a man carrying a "​sleeping"​ girl in the direction of the rough west-beach. Witness [[martin_smith|Martin Smith]] later thinks it was indeed Gerry McCann. [[suspect_number_one_e-fits|E-fits]] where later made by detectives but were suppressed for several years by the McCann'​s. |
 | 22:15    | Return and decision to Call the Police | [[where_is_maddie#​short-term_occultation|short-term occultation]] | The minutes around the alarm are chaotic. Around 22:15 Gerry can be seen back at the Ocean Club Lodge, they decide to call for the police. | | 22:15    | Return and decision to Call the Police | [[where_is_maddie#​short-term_occultation|short-term occultation]] | The minutes around the alarm are chaotic. Around 22:15 Gerry can be seen back at the Ocean Club Lodge, they decide to call for the police. |
 | 22:40 | Police call reaches GNR | [[tavares_almeida|Chief Inspector Tavares de Almeida (PJ)]] | The authorities,​ the GNR, were alerted around 22:40h and, he population alerted, started the searches for the minor. The divulgation of the facts weren'​t kept within the authorities and the normal channels. On the following day the British and Portuguese TVs were advertising the fact. The GROUP was together. The search was circumscribed to the interior of the apartment. Before any search by the authorities at the surroundings the notice about an eventual kidnapping was already running along. | | 22:40 | Police call reaches GNR | [[tavares_almeida|Chief Inspector Tavares de Almeida (PJ)]] | The authorities,​ the GNR, were alerted around 22:40h and, he population alerted, started the searches for the minor. The divulgation of the facts weren'​t kept within the authorities and the normal channels. On the following day the British and Portuguese TVs were advertising the fact. The GROUP was together. The search was circumscribed to the interior of the apartment. Before any search by the authorities at the surroundings the notice about an eventual kidnapping was already running along. |
-| 22:30    | Writing timelines | [[timelist-tapas-9|The Time-Lists of the Tapas 9]] - [[timeline|Timeline 3rd May]] | Instead of searching for the missing girl which "​seemingly went out" through an open window. the parents don't search //"​physically"//​ - as they later admit themselves. Instead the [[tapas_9|Tapas 9]] take their time to write down two constructed [[timelist-tapas-9|timelines]] - the first one differs crucial from the second. aslo they use this crucial hour to phone their relatives ->[[http://www.mccannfiles.com/id16.html|Kate]]: //"​She'​s gone, mum. She's gone."//​ and friends. Kate is observed to regularly control the health of the sleeping twins which despite the noise and light in the room sleep deeply like sedated. Also the ->[[http://www.mccannfiles.com/id17.html|first poster]] for the "​search"​ is produced on this evening. For this and also the following posters the next days and weeks the use only out-dated photos. The only genuine [[the_last_photo|last Photo]] taken 3rd cannot been used for obvious reason. |+| 22:30    | Writing timelines | [[timelist-tapas-9|The Time-Lists of the Tapas 9]] - [[timeline|Timeline 3rd May]] | Instead of searching for the missing girl which "​seemingly went out" through an open window. the parents don't search //"​physically"//​ - as they later admit themselves. Instead the [[tapas_9|Tapas 9]] take their time to write down two constructed [[timelist-tapas-9|timelines]] - the first one differs crucial from the second. aslo they use this crucial hour to phone their relatives ->[[https://www.gerrymccannsblogs.co.uk/Nigel/id16.htm|Kate]]: //"​She'​s gone, mum. She's gone."//​ and friends. Kate is observed to regularly control the health of the sleeping twins which despite the noise and light in the room sleep deeply like sedated. Also the ->[[https://www.gerrymccannsblogs.co.uk/Nigel/id17.htm|first poster]] for the "​search"​ is produced on this evening. For this and also the following posters the next days and weeks the use only out-dated photos. The only genuine [[the_last_photo|last Photo]] taken 3rd cannot been used for obvious reason. |
 | 23:15    | Police GNR arrives | [[where_is_maddie#​short-term_occultation|short-term occultation]] ​ | First around 23:00-23:15 the local Police GNR arrives at Apartment 5A. At this point [[russel_o_brien|Russel O'​Brien]] gives them the written timeline - obvioulsy he but failed to dismiss the first one, and gave them both. Not any sign of a forced break in or robbery can be found. It is believed she wandered out - sniffer dogs (trained for living people) try to trace her but just find her typical way e.g. to the close-by supermarket. | | 23:15    | Police GNR arrives | [[where_is_maddie#​short-term_occultation|short-term occultation]] ​ | First around 23:00-23:15 the local Police GNR arrives at Apartment 5A. At this point [[russel_o_brien|Russel O'​Brien]] gives them the written timeline - obvioulsy he but failed to dismiss the first one, and gave them both. Not any sign of a forced break in or robbery can be found. It is believed she wandered out - sniffer dogs (trained for living people) try to trace her but just find her typical way e.g. to the close-by supermarket. |
-| 23:40 | Gerry rings his sister, [[mccanns_extended_family|Trish Cameron]] | [[http://mccannfiles.com/id31.html|mccannfiles]] - [[http://​www.mirror.co.uk/​news/​uk-news/​maddy-3-goes-missing-472340|The Mirror]] | Trish revealed yesterday: //"He was breaking his heart, saying **'​Madeleine'​s been abducted, she's been abducted'​**."//​ Trish said: //"​When Kate checked, she came out screaming. Maddy had gone. The door was open and the window in the bedroom and **shutters were jemmied open**. Nothing had been touched and no valuables taken. Kate came screaming back to the group crying, **'​They’ve taken her, they’ve taken her'​**. Gerry was crying and roaring like a bull. They think someone must have come in the window and gone out the door with her."//​ |+| 23:40 | Gerry rings his sister, [[mccanns_extended_family|Trish Cameron]] | [[https://www.gerrymccannsblogs.co.uk/​Nigel/id31.htm|mccannfiles]] - [[http://​www.mirror.co.uk/​news/​uk-news/​maddy-3-goes-missing-472340|The Mirror]] | Trish revealed yesterday: //"He was breaking his heart, saying **'​Madeleine'​s been abducted, she's been abducted'​**."//​ Trish said: //"​When Kate checked, she came out screaming. Maddy had gone. The door was open and the window in the bedroom and **shutters were jemmied open**. Nothing had been touched and no valuables taken. Kate came screaming back to the group crying, **'​They’ve taken her, they’ve taken her'​**. Gerry was crying and roaring like a bull. They think someone must have come in the window and gone out the door with her."//​ |
 | ** 4 May 2007**, 0:01    | First article in UK | [[where_is_maddie#​short-term_occultation|short-term occultation]] ->​[[http://​www.telegraph.co.uk/​expat/​expatfeedback/​4203859/​Three-year-old-feared-abducted-in-Portugal.html|Telegraph:​ Three year-old feared abducted in Portugal]] ​ | McCann'​s are urgent interested getting the story into the UK press. The can mange it that already minutes later the first mentioning of the case is published online in UK by the ->​[[http://​www.telegraph.co.uk/​expat/​expatfeedback/​4203859/​Three-year-old-feared-abducted-in-Portugal.html|Telegraph:​ Three year-old feared abducted in Portugal]] | | ** 4 May 2007**, 0:01    | First article in UK | [[where_is_maddie#​short-term_occultation|short-term occultation]] ->​[[http://​www.telegraph.co.uk/​expat/​expatfeedback/​4203859/​Three-year-old-feared-abducted-in-Portugal.html|Telegraph:​ Three year-old feared abducted in Portugal]] ​ | McCann'​s are urgent interested getting the story into the UK press. The can mange it that already minutes later the first mentioning of the case is published online in UK by the ->​[[http://​www.telegraph.co.uk/​expat/​expatfeedback/​4203859/​Three-year-old-feared-abducted-in-Portugal.html|Telegraph:​ Three year-old feared abducted in Portugal]] |
-| 2:00    | Rapid calls start between McCanns and UK whole night | [[where_is_maddie#​mid-term_occultation|mid-term occultation]] - [[http://mccannfiles.com/id31.html|mccannfiles]] | After some thinking about the actual situation, the parents must have concluded that the cadaver had to be brought to a more save place very soon.  So there where a bunch of telephone calls and SMS's to England, mostly via [[madeleine_fund|Jon Corner]]. Jon Corner stated that at 3:30 Gerry was around there alone on //​“searches”//​. Seemingly he has something arranged in this night for his [[scottish-connection|freemason]] brother. See also [[mccann-highsociety-relationships|The Relationship between McCann'​s and British Upper Class Members]]. |+| 2:00    | Rapid calls start between McCanns and UK whole night | [[where_is_maddie#​mid-term_occultation|mid-term occultation]] - [[https://www.gerrymccannsblogs.co.uk/​Nigel/id31.htm|mccannfiles]] | After some thinking about the actual situation, the parents must have concluded that the cadaver had to be brought to a more save place very soon.  So there where a bunch of telephone calls and SMS's to England, mostly via [[madeleine_fund|Jon Corner]]. Jon Corner stated that at 3:30 Gerry was around there alone on //​“searches”//​. Seemingly he has something arranged in this night for his [[scottish-connection|freemason]] brother. See also [[mccann-highsociety-relationships|The Relationship between McCann'​s and British Upper Class Members]]. |
 | 2:00-3:00 | Call for a priest | [[tavares_almeida|Chief Inspector Tavares de Almeida (PJ)]] | By reasons, they said, of counselling and support the parents asked for the presence of a priest, at around 02:​00h/​03:​00h on the 04 of May. | | 2:00-3:00 | Call for a priest | [[tavares_almeida|Chief Inspector Tavares de Almeida (PJ)]] | By reasons, they said, of counselling and support the parents asked for the presence of a priest, at around 02:​00h/​03:​00h on the 04 of May. |
-| 4:00    | Police had shut down action for the night between 3 and 4 o'​clock. | testimonies ​ | From testimonies we know, that the last searches for Maddie were closed at about 04:00 latest. See also more details at →McCannFiles. |+| 4:00    | Police had shut down action for the night between 3 and 4 o'​clock. | testimonies ​ | From testimonies we know, that the last searches for Maddie were closed at about 04:00 latest. See also more details at →[[https://​www.gerrymccannsblogs.co.uk/​Nigel/​id229.htm|McCannFiles]]. |
 | 4:30    | Maddie is transported to another hiding place | phone records ​ | Although a transport by an arranged car would have been easier and faster, it would have been to risky. This is as the police was ssnitive for "an abductor"​ this night and a car could have been easily stopped and controlled. Thus it was decided to arrange a transport by boat. The destination stays unclear until today, but it is obviously Albufeira, which is a centre of UK-Portugal settlement and relations. With a lot of real estate owned by freemason brothers from UK - Jon Corner did the work. | | 4:30    | Maddie is transported to another hiding place | phone records ​ | Although a transport by an arranged car would have been easier and faster, it would have been to risky. This is as the police was ssnitive for "an abductor"​ this night and a car could have been easily stopped and controlled. Thus it was decided to arrange a transport by boat. The destination stays unclear until today, but it is obviously Albufeira, which is a centre of UK-Portugal settlement and relations. With a lot of real estate owned by freemason brothers from UK - Jon Corner did the work. |
 | 5:00    | Maddie transported to Lagos Marina | [[where_is_maddie#​mid-term_occultation|mid-term occultation]] - [[burke_sighting|The Burke-Sighting]] ​ | McCann'​s have already picked up Maddies Body and are now on their way from the rocks of the west-beach and to the not far away Lagos Marina. There should be a boat for pick up at 6:00 in the morning. The route takes typically an hour through the hills - the highly trained sports enthusiasts McCann can do it even faster. | | 5:00    | Maddie transported to Lagos Marina | [[where_is_maddie#​mid-term_occultation|mid-term occultation]] - [[burke_sighting|The Burke-Sighting]] ​ | McCann'​s have already picked up Maddies Body and are now on their way from the rocks of the west-beach and to the not far away Lagos Marina. There should be a boat for pick up at 6:00 in the morning. The route takes typically an hour through the hills - the highly trained sports enthusiasts McCann can do it even faster. |
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 | ** 4 May 2007**, 11:00 | PJ starts with first Interviews of witnesses | self-testimony | ->​[[http://​mccannpjfiles.co.uk/​|The files]] where made public in 2008 | | ** 4 May 2007**, 11:00 | PJ starts with first Interviews of witnesses | self-testimony | ->​[[http://​mccannpjfiles.co.uk/​|The files]] where made public in 2008 |
 | 17:00 (?) | British Ambassador John Buck and Algarve Consul Bill Henderson media conference | ->​[[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=Azj4CLORnlc&​list=PLDCF22535653D5158&​index=23|YouTube Video]] | British Ambassador John Buck and Algarve Consul Bill Henderson media conference May 4 2007 - for future memory on the McCann affair via Murdoch'​s SkyNews | | 17:00 (?) | British Ambassador John Buck and Algarve Consul Bill Henderson media conference | ->​[[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=Azj4CLORnlc&​list=PLDCF22535653D5158&​index=23|YouTube Video]] | British Ambassador John Buck and Algarve Consul Bill Henderson media conference May 4 2007 - for future memory on the McCann affair via Murdoch'​s SkyNews |
-| **08 May 2007** | Their friend Father ​->​[[http://​www.mccannpjfiles.co.uk/​PJ/​PE-PA.htm|Peter Neal Patterson]] arrives | see [[http://​www.mccannpjfiles.co.uk/​PJ/​PE-PA.htm|testimony]] and [[burke_sighting|The Burke-Sighting]] ​  | "I became known Kate and Gerry since 2002. My wife (Bridget) and Kate both trained in general medicine and have become good friends....Kate asked me to pray at the Marina, which I did, a number of times during the week. I returned home on Sunday, 13th of May, 2007" |+| **08 May 2007** | Their friend Father Peter Neal Patterson arrives | see ->[[http://​www.mccannpjfiles.co.uk/​PJ/​PE-PA.htm|testimony]] and [[burke_sighting|The Burke-Sighting]] ​  | "I became known Kate and Gerry since 2002. My wife (Bridget) and Kate both trained in general medicine and have become good friends....Kate asked me to pray at the Marina, which I did, a number of times during the week. I returned home on Sunday, 13th of May, 2007" |
 | **10 May 2007** | Second Interview Gerry | ->​[[http://​www.mccannpjfiles.co.uk/​PJ/​GERRY-MCCANN-10MAY.htm|PJ files]] | Although all independent and dependent witnesses, including all the Tapas-Friends,​ the written timelines and Gerry himself in first interview admit a time for the alarm earlier or around 22:00, Gerry now claims the alarm for around 22:15: "Half and hour later without anything to signal, it being **22h03**, he turned to alert KATE that it was time for her to go to see the children. She immediately made her way to the apartment by the usual path, she having entered by the rear door. **About 10 minutes later,** he started to worry about her lateness and, at the moment he prepared to stand and to go to see the reason for her lateness, KATE appeared running, completely distraught and crying, saying that MADELEINE had disappeared and that she was sure because she had looked throughout the house."​ The reason is clear in light of the [[smiths_sighting|The Smiths'​ Sighting (ca. 22:00)]] - he realized that his alibi finally wouldn'​t hold.  | | **10 May 2007** | Second Interview Gerry | ->​[[http://​www.mccannpjfiles.co.uk/​PJ/​GERRY-MCCANN-10MAY.htm|PJ files]] | Although all independent and dependent witnesses, including all the Tapas-Friends,​ the written timelines and Gerry himself in first interview admit a time for the alarm earlier or around 22:00, Gerry now claims the alarm for around 22:15: "Half and hour later without anything to signal, it being **22h03**, he turned to alert KATE that it was time for her to go to see the children. She immediately made her way to the apartment by the usual path, she having entered by the rear door. **About 10 minutes later,** he started to worry about her lateness and, at the moment he prepared to stand and to go to see the reason for her lateness, KATE appeared running, completely distraught and crying, saying that MADELEINE had disappeared and that she was sure because she had looked throughout the house."​ The reason is clear in light of the [[smiths_sighting|The Smiths'​ Sighting (ca. 22:00)]] - he realized that his alibi finally wouldn'​t hold.  |
 | **11 May 2007** | Gordon Brown announced bid for leadership | [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Premiership_of_Gordon_Brown#​Bid_for_Labour_leadership|Wikipedia]] | On 11 May 2007, after months of speculation,​ Gordon Brown formally announced his bid for the Labour leadership | | **11 May 2007** | Gordon Brown announced bid for leadership | [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Premiership_of_Gordon_Brown#​Bid_for_Labour_leadership|Wikipedia]] | On 11 May 2007, after months of speculation,​ Gordon Brown formally announced his bid for the Labour leadership |
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 | **30 May - 1 June 2007** | Meeting the Pope in Rome, then Madrid trip | self-PR | Mitchell lead PR campaigns starts with the Pope meeting in Rome - other trips follow | | **30 May - 1 June 2007** | Meeting the Pope in Rome, then Madrid trip | self-PR | Mitchell lead PR campaigns starts with the Pope meeting in Rome - other trips follow |
 | **3 June 2007** | Inflatable poster returned to UK | [[where_is_maddie#​long-term_occultation|long-term occultation]] ​ | Although expensive and with no real need brought by complicated car travel, mysteriously the inflatable poster of Madeleine is returned to UK after just some days. | | **3 June 2007** | Inflatable poster returned to UK | [[where_is_maddie#​long-term_occultation|long-term occultation]] ​ | Although expensive and with no real need brought by complicated car travel, mysteriously the inflatable poster of Madeleine is returned to UK after just some days. |
-| **5 - 7 June 2007** | Berlin, Amsterdam trip | self-PR | [[clarence_eden_mitchell|Mitchell]] lead PR campaigns | +| **5 - 7 June 2007** ​| [[http://​news.bbc.co.uk/​2/​hi/​uk_news/​6725321.stm|Berlin, Amsterdam]] trip | self-PR | [[clarence_eden_mitchell|Mitchell]] lead PR campaigns | 
-| **10/11- 12 June 2007** | Morocco trip | self-PR | Mitchell lead PR campaigns | +| **10/11- 12 June 2007** ​| [[http://​news.bbc.co.uk/​2/​hi/​uk_news/​6739893.stm|Morocco trip]] | self-PR | Mitchell lead PR campaigns | 
-| **19 - 20 June 2007** | UK trip | [[http://www.mccannfiles.com/id178.html|mccannfiles]] | Gerry makes his second flying visit to the UK for a series of meetings, one of which is to appoint a campaign manager. [[clarence_eden_mitchell|Clarence Mitchell]] confirmed that Gerry had attended a meeting at London'​s foreign office, on Tuesday. |+| **19 - 20 June 2007** | UK trip | [[https://www.gerrymccannsblogs.co.uk/Nigel/id178.htm|mccannfiles]] | Gerry makes his second flying visit to the UK for a series of meetings, one of which is to appoint a campaign manager. [[clarence_eden_mitchell|Clarence Mitchell]] confirmed that Gerry had attended a meeting at London'​s foreign office, on Tuesday. |
 | **23 June 2007** | First Draft Lisboa Treaty | [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Treaty_of_Lisbon#​Drafting|Wikipedia]] - [[leicestershire_police|Leicestershire Police]] - [[gordon_brown|Gordon Brown]] | Negotiations on the Treaty lasted until the morning of 23 June 2007 | | **23 June 2007** | First Draft Lisboa Treaty | [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Treaty_of_Lisbon#​Drafting|Wikipedia]] - [[leicestershire_police|Leicestershire Police]] - [[gordon_brown|Gordon Brown]] | Negotiations on the Treaty lasted until the morning of 23 June 2007 |
 | **24 June 2007** | Gordon Brown gets Labour leader | [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Labour_Party_%28UK%29_leadership_election,​_2007|Wikipedia]] |  | | **24 June 2007** | Gordon Brown gets Labour leader | [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Labour_Party_%28UK%29_leadership_election,​_2007|Wikipedia]] |  |
 | **27 June 2007** | Premiership of Gordon Brown | [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Premiership_of_Gordon_Brown|Wikipedia]] | The Premiership of [[gordon_brown|Gordon Brown]] began on 27 June 2007 when Brown accepted the Queen'​s invitation to form a government, replacing [[tony_blair|Tony Blair]] as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. It ended with his resignation as Prime Minister on 11 May 2010. | | **27 June 2007** | Premiership of Gordon Brown | [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Premiership_of_Gordon_Brown|Wikipedia]] | The Premiership of [[gordon_brown|Gordon Brown]] began on 27 June 2007 when Brown accepted the Queen'​s invitation to form a government, replacing [[tony_blair|Tony Blair]] as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. It ended with his resignation as Prime Minister on 11 May 2010. |
-| **12 - 14 July 2007** | UK trip | [[http://www.mccannfiles.com/id207.html|mccannfiles]] - [[leicestershire_police|Leicestershire Police]] | Gerry returns to the UK for the third time, receiving a standing ovation at the Police Bravery Awards and meeting officials at [[ceop|CEOP]] in London. Kate and the twins join Gerry in Yorkshire for a family baptism - it is Kate's first return to the UK since Madeleine was reported missing. |+| **12 - 14 July 2007** | UK trip | [[https://www.gerrymccannsblogs.co.uk/Nigel/id207.htm|mccannfiles]] - [[leicestershire_police|Leicestershire Police]] | Gerry returns to the UK for the third time, receiving a standing ovation at the Police Bravery Awards and meeting officials at [[ceop|CEOP]] in London. Kate and the twins join Gerry in Yorkshire for a family baptism - it is Kate's first return to the UK since Madeleine was reported missing. |
 | **15 July 2007** | Maddies Body returned from Albufeira? | [[where_is_maddie#​long-term_occultation|long-term occultation]] | Around this time possibly Maddie was deposited in a fridge in the rented Villa of the McCanns in PdL. There where rumors that Gerry delivered the fridge later on to a waste dump.  | | **15 July 2007** | Maddies Body returned from Albufeira? | [[where_is_maddie#​long-term_occultation|long-term occultation]] | Around this time possibly Maddie was deposited in a fridge in the rented Villa of the McCanns in PdL. There where rumors that Gerry delivered the fridge later on to a waste dump.  |
 | **19 July 2007** | Maddies Funeral? | [[where_is_maddie#​long-term_occultation|long-term occultation]] | Around this time possibly Maddie'​s body finally was burned somewhere in the triangle of Sagres/​Budens/​Raposeira. [[mccanns_extended_family|Trish and Sandy]] attended. | | **19 July 2007** | Maddies Funeral? | [[where_is_maddie#​long-term_occultation|long-term occultation]] | Around this time possibly Maddie'​s body finally was burned somewhere in the triangle of Sagres/​Budens/​Raposeira. [[mccanns_extended_family|Trish and Sandy]] attended. |
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 | **29 July 2007** | Trish and Sandy return to UK | [[where_is_maddie#​long-term_occultation|long-term occultation]] | Possible Scenario: The cadaver ashes could have been transported back to UK - Finally the ashes would have been buried somewhere home at Rothley? |  | **29 July 2007** | Trish and Sandy return to UK | [[where_is_maddie#​long-term_occultation|long-term occultation]] | Possible Scenario: The cadaver ashes could have been transported back to UK - Finally the ashes would have been buried somewhere home at Rothley? | 
 | **2 August 2007** | McCann'​s Villa PdL investigated | [[where_is_maddie#​long-term_occultation|long-term occultation]] |    | | **2 August 2007** | McCann'​s Villa PdL investigated | [[where_is_maddie#​long-term_occultation|long-term occultation]] |    |
-| **3 August 2007** | McCann'​s dealyed trip to Huelva | [[where_is_maddie#​long-term_occultation|long-term occultation]] | The PR trip was planned 2nd. But 3rd was holiday in Huelva and thus the trip in principle got useless. Why did they either? ​  |+| **3 August 2007** | McCann'​s dealyed trip to [[https://​www.telegraph.co.uk/​news/​worldnews/​1564401/​Madeleine-McCann-Parents-suspicious-trip.html|Huelva]] | [[where_is_maddie#​long-term_occultation|long-term occultation]] | The PR trip was planned 2nd. But 3rd was holiday in Huelva and thus the trip in principle got useless. Why did they either? ​  |
 | ** 4 August 2007** | Jane Tanner interviewed by British Police | [[jane_tanner|Jane Tanner]] | The key witness in favour of Gerry McCann, Jane Tanner, is re-interviewed by [[leicestershire_police|Leicestershire Police]] as their are already many doubts. | | ** 4 August 2007** | Jane Tanner interviewed by British Police | [[jane_tanner|Jane Tanner]] | The key witness in favour of Gerry McCann, Jane Tanner, is re-interviewed by [[leicestershire_police|Leicestershire Police]] as their are already many doubts. |
 | **4 - 6 August 2007** | The Car and Apartment 5A investigated | [[where_is_maddie#​long-term_occultation|long-term occultation]] | [[dna-traces|DNA]] and [[cadaver_odour|cadaver odour]] on several items prove that McCann'​s transported her body weeks after her disappearence in the hired car. See also [[cuddle_cat|Cuddle Cat]] the [[smoking_gun|Smoking Gun]] | | **4 - 6 August 2007** | The Car and Apartment 5A investigated | [[where_is_maddie#​long-term_occultation|long-term occultation]] | [[dna-traces|DNA]] and [[cadaver_odour|cadaver odour]] on several items prove that McCann'​s transported her body weeks after her disappearence in the hired car. See also [[cuddle_cat|Cuddle Cat]] the [[smoking_gun|Smoking Gun]] |
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 | **28 Oct. 2015** | Operation Grange downsized | [[operation_grange|Operation Grange]] - [[andy_redwood|Andy Redwood]] | As Operation Grange got no results, the [[metropolitan_police|Metropolitan Police]] Service announced a "new structure and changes to the investigation into what happened to Madeleine and will continues but with a smaller team of officers"​. | | **28 Oct. 2015** | Operation Grange downsized | [[operation_grange|Operation Grange]] - [[andy_redwood|Andy Redwood]] | As Operation Grange got no results, the [[metropolitan_police|Metropolitan Police]] Service announced a "new structure and changes to the investigation into what happened to Madeleine and will continues but with a smaller team of officers"​. |
  
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 +^ Date      ^ Happening ​      ^ Source(s) ​        ​^Remarks ​      ^
 +| **April 2016** |  [[operation_grange|Operation Grange]] still in trouble | [[https://​www.express.co.uk/​news/​uk/​657737/​Inquiry-Madeleine-McCann-disappearance-frustrating-impossible|Express]] - Despite a high-profile hunt, no trace of her has ever been found: [[https://​www.bbc.com/​news/​uk-36138504|BBC]]| Following on from the collapse of Operation Midland, the failed investigation of child abuse allegedly by establishment figures, the impending winding up of Operation Grange – the Maddie case – exposes worrying fallibility in what was once seen as the world’s best police force. |
 +| **20 April 2016** |  Court decides Dr. Amaral not to pay libel charge | Libel conviction of ex-detective in Madeleine McCann case overturned [[https://​www.theguardian.com/​uk-news/​2016/​apr/​20/​libel-conviction-ex-detective-goncalo-amaral-madeleine-mccann-overturned|Guardian]] | Lisbon lawyer Isabel Duarte told Associated Press she was notified of the court’s decision to uphold Gonçalo Amaral’s appeal against the order to pay Kate and Gerry McCann €500,000 (£394,000) in compensation. |
 +| **04 Dec. 2016** | OP Grange 'last dice' |  Lead is said to be the 'last throw of the dice' in investigation [[https://​www.independent.co.uk/​news/​uk/​crime/​madeleine-mccann-scotland-yard-investigation-gang-traffickers-a7454796.html | Independent]] |  The lead is said to be the "last throw of the dice" in the investigation. A source told the newspaper: “This is an important new line of inquiry which could provide an explanation on whether Madeleine was abducted and transported away." |
 +==== 2017====
  
 +^ Date      ^ Happening ​      ^ Source(s) ​        ​^Remarks ​      ^
 +| **Jan./​Febr. 2017** | Lisboa Court finally decides Kate and Gerry McCann not proved innocent | Madeleine McCann'​s parents lose third libel case  [[https://​www.dailymail.co.uk/​news/​article-4338616/​McCanns-lose-final-court-case-silence-policeman.html|Daily Mail]] - Madeleine McCann’s parents have not been ruled innocent, judge says [[https://​www.telegraph.co.uk/​news/​2017/​02/​09/​madeleine-mccanns-parents-have-not-ruled-innocent-judge-says/​ | Telegraph]] | Last month, The Portuguese Supreme Court ruled they had not proved they were innocent in the disappearance. ​ The McCanns accused the Supreme Court judges who ruled against them in their court fight with ex-police chief [[goncalo_amaral|Goncalo Amaral]] of nonsensical '​contradictions'​. Furious Gerry and Kate made it clear through lawyers that they strongly disagreed with the judges'​ '​erroneous'​ premise the lifting of their status as '​arguidos'​ or formal suspects did not mean they were innocent of any involvement in their daughter'​s [[3rd_may|May 3]], 2007 disappearance.|
 +| **March/May 2017** | McCann'​s head for European Court as final chance | The McCanns told Fiona Bruce they will now be appealing to the European courts because the rulings against them were “terrible”. [[https://​www.independent.co.uk/​news/​uk/​home-news/​madeleine-mccann-case-theories-parents-kate-gerry-latest-developments-new-leads-evidence-media-a7712196.html | The Independent]] | The Madeleine McCann industry: How a three-year-old’s disappearance became a troubling national obsession |
 +| **03 May 2017** | Colin Sutton said a high-ranking friend in the Met called him and warned him not to lead the case when [[metropolitan_police|Scotland Yard]] announced it would get involved in 2010. |  '​Scotland Yard would order him to prove Kate and Gerry were innocent and ignore other leads' ​ - [[https://​www.dailymail.co.uk/​news/​article-4467832/​Met-interested-proving-McCann-parents-innocent.html | Daily Mail]] | Speaking to Martin Brunt on Sky News, he said: 'I did receive a call from a very senior met police officer who knew me and said it wouldn’t be a good idea for me to [[operation_grange|head investigation]] on the basis that I wouldn’t be happy conducting an investigation being told where I could go and where I couldn’t go, the things I could investigate and the things I couldn’t. Asked to clarify what he meant, he added: 'The Scotland Yard investigation was going to be very narrowly focused and that focus would be away from any suspicion of wrongdoing on the part of the McCanns or the tapas friends.'​ |
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 +==== 2018====
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 +^ Date      ^ Happening ​      ^ Source(s) ​        ​^Remarks ​      ^
 +| **September 2018** | McCann close donation shop | If their appeal fails, they will have to pay Mr Amaral £430,000 in damages and legal fees which would wipe out the remaining fund for the search for their daughter [[https://​metro.co.uk/​2018/​09/​23/​kate-mccann-shuts-online-store-to-find-madeleine-as-donations-dwindle-to-virtually-zero-7970987/​|Metro]] | Without another ruling at EU Court, McCann'​s could get in financial trouble for damages done to Dr. Amaral. | 
 +| **20 Sept. 2018** | UK media accused of trailing fake McCann stories to “pressure the European Court” | [[http://​portugalresident.com/​uk-media-accused-of-trailing-fake-mccann-stories-to-%E2%80%9Cpressure-the-european-court%E2%80%9D| Portugal Resident]] | The Mail has inferred that a court case brought by Amaral is “due to start in the next few weeks” while the Sun describes the situation as a “Euro court showdown”. |
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