Countdown to Murder

Murdering the Mother-in-Law

Series 2 - Episode 8 Murdering the Mother-in-Law



Maureen Cosgrove was a pillar of her community in Carshalton, south London, but when unemployed drifter George Maben fell in love with her youngest daughter and moved in, the 65-year-old had unwittingly invited her murderer into her home. This programme charts the events leading up to her death in 2009 and includes interviews with Maureen's son John, friends of the family and DCI John McFarlane from the Metropolitan Police, as well as featuring contributions by forensic psychologists.

Cast & Crew

Director Nick Aarons
Executive Producer Fintan Maguire
Executive Producer Elaine Hackett
Producer Nick Aarons
Drama Documentary Reality