Rented Home Of Mark Bridger Demolished

The former rented home of Mark Bridger, where he is believed to have murdered five-year-old April Jones, has been destroyed.

According to reports, Carol and Paul Jones, April's parents, watched as the house was demolished.

Bridger was sentenced to a whole-life term for the abduction and murder of April in October 2012.

It is believed April was murdered at the house in Ceinws, Powys, but her body has never been recovered.

The are currently no plans for the site where the house stood, and it is understood what to do with the area will be decided by the local community.


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10 November 2014
'House Of Evil' To Be Demolished
A cottage in mid-Wales believed to be the site where five-year-old April Jones was murdered is to be demolished. Dubbed the "house of evil" the cottage in Ceinws, Powys is believed to have been where Mark Bridger killed and dismembered the child on 1st October 2012. Bridger was jailed for life in May 2013. The child's body has never been recovered.
26 September 2013
Funeral Service Held For April Jones
A funeral service has been held for April Jones, the five-year-old girl murdered by Mark Bridger almost a year ago. Family, friends, members of the local community, police and members of a search and rescue team that had helped search for the missing girl gathered in April's hometown of Machynlleth in mid Wales for the service.
05 October 2012
April Jones Hunt Continues
The search for missing five-year-old April Jones has continued into its fifth day. Dyfed-Powys Police have arrested Mark Bridger, 46, on suspicion of murder. April, who suffers from cerebral palsy, was last seen by another child near her home in the Bryn Y Gog estate in Machynlleth, mid Wales, at around 7pm on Monday.
02 October 2013
Inmate Given Second Life Term For Mark Bridger Attack
An inmate who attacked Mark Bridger in prison has been given a second life sentence. 24-year-old convicted murderer and rapist Juvinal Ferreira attacked Bridger, jailed for the murder of five-year-old April Jones, with a knife, made from a razor, at Wakefield prison in July.
16 December 2013
April Jones Killer To Appeal Sentence
Mark Bridger, the man given a whole life sentence for the murder of five-year-old April Jones, is to appeal his sentence, the Judicial Office has reported. In May 47-year-old Bridger was convicted of the murder of April Jones, who went missing from outside her home in Machynlleth on 01 October 2012.