Ben Needham: Reporter who covered case in 1991 hopes for end to family’s torment
“I landed on the island of Kos with a planeload of holidaymakers ready to begin their fortnight in the sun.
It was the height of the school summer holidays and the popular Aegean island was packed with families enjoying the sun, sea and sand.
But while my flight companions headed off to their hotels, I was there to work.
I headed to Kos Town and started making enquiries about where I could find the Needham family.
Back in 1991 a journalist had little more to rely on than a notebook and pen. I was dropped into a foreign land with no mobile phone, no laptop or tablet, no internet and no... read more
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