Outrage at release of double killer
A distraught mother today voiced fears that the man who took her daughter’s life will kill again – after learning that he is to be freed from prison.
Probation officials went to the Hindley home of Carly Fairhurst’s parents yesterday to break the dreaded news that 33-year-old Darren Pilkington’s latest parole board appeal had been successful after spending 10 and a half years behind bars.
Details of when he will be released and licence conditions have yet to be explained to the couple.
But even though Trevor and Sheila Fairhurst knew that the bombshell decision would come one day, they... read more
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