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Thu, 28 Nov



The 'Honour Killing' of Shafilea Ahmed and its Investigation

Detective Superintendent Geraint Jones of the Cheshire Constabulary will provide a review of the murder of Shafilea Ahmed by her own parents in September 2003 and their successful prosecution almost 10 years later.

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The 'Honour Killing' of Shafilea Ahmed and its Investigation
The 'Honour Killing' of Shafilea Ahmed and its Investigation

Time & Location

28 Nov 2019, 20:00 – 21:00

LMI, Liverpool Medical Institution & Conference Centre, Mount Pleasant, Liverpool, UK

About the event

Shafilea Ahmed was a 17 year old girl who was reported missing by a teacher after a week's absence from school in September 2003. Her parents claimed that she had run away from home and publicaly sought assistance to find her on TV and elsewhere. Shafilea's body was found in the River Kent in Cumbria six months later and it took seven years before there was a break in the case. Detective Superintendent Geraint Jones led the investigation of the case and will provide an overview of the events which led to a successful prosecution. 

The lecture will commence at 8.00 p.m. and will be preceded, for any members who register, by drinks at 6.00 p.m. followed by dinner at 6.30 p.m.

If you would prefer to pay by cheque please register above and select 'manual payment'. A cheque payable to "MMLS" should then be sent to the following address in good time before the event:

Jennifer Menzies,  

MMLS Social Secretary

The Coach House, 

Drewell Road,


L18 8AT

Please include details of the event, any dietary requirements and the names of any guests with any payments by cheque.


  • Student Dinner and Lecture

    Pre-lecture dinner for student members only to start at 6pm includes a drinks reception, three course meal and wine at the table.

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  • Lecture Only 8pm to 9pm

    The lecture is free to all guests and starts at 8pm.

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