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The Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire (BCH) Cold Case Unit are appealing for information in relation to the murder of Janice WESTON in 1983

Details of Incident

Janice’s body was found at 0900 hours on Sunday 11th September 1983 in a ditch adjacent to a lay-by on the northbound carriageway of the A1, approx. 1½ miles south of the Brampton Hut roundabout, CAMBRIDGESHIRE. A post mortem concluded Janice died as a result of blows to the head.
Janice was 36 years old at the time of her murder and was a successful solicitor and partner at a law firm in London. Janice was last seen alive at approx. 4.15pm on Saturday 10th September at her office in London.
Her vehicle a silver coloured Alfa Romeo Alfetti was seen by witnesses in the layby on the night of 10th September. Her vehicle was missing when her body was found. It was later discovered abandoned in Redhill Street, London.
35 years on from her murder the BCH Cold Case Unit are appealing for anyone with any information which may help the enquiry into Janice’s murder to come forward.
Despite the passing of time since Janice’s murder Officers believe that someone will hold information that could be key to bringing Janice’s murderer to justice.

Contact Information

If you would prefer to speak to someone please call 101 and ask for Cambridgeshire Constabulary quoting Operation Oakmere.
Alternatively you can call 01480 422811 but note this number is not monitored 24 hours a day. However you will be able to leave a voice message and a member of the Enquiry Team will call you back.
Crimestoppers can also be contacted on 0800 555111 or online at