Killer karate expert was my mentor - his horrific crimes will stay with me forever
Ten years ago on Friday, dad Brian Philcox killed himself and his two young children in one of the most shocking crimes ever to rock Runcorn.
Philcox, 53, killed daughter Amy, seven, and son Owen, three, after a bitter split with their mum Evelyn.
The Runcorn karate expert drove his Land Rover Freelander to a remote beauty spot near Llanrwst in north Wales, attached a pipe from the exhaust into the car, killing himself and his children on June 15, 2008.
Philcox left two hoax bombs targeting his 37-year-old wife and her family.
A decade on from the horrific crime which shocked the town,... read more
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