Series 1


Series 1

In 1955 Ruth Ellis was the last woman hanged in Britain for the murder of her lover. In this investigative three-part series film-maker Gillian Pachter re-examines the case.


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Episodes List

Episode 1

1. The Ruth Ellis Files: A Very British Crime Story: Series 1, Episode 1

Gillian takes a forensic look at the police investigation launched after Ruth's arrest.

Episode 2

2. The Ruth Ellis Files: A Very British Crime Story: Series 1, Episode 2

Gillian Pachter turns her attention to Ruth's trial, which took just a day and a half.

Episode 3

3. The Ruth Ellis Files: A Very British Crime Story: Series 1, Episode 3

Gillian Pachter looks at Ruth's execution and the last-minute attempts to save her life.