Entwistle was sentenced to a seven year
jail term for rape in 1974, and also sentenced for ten
years for rape in 1980. But within two weeks after being
released he went on to murder.
April 1987, 16-year-old Schoolgirl
Michelle Calvy was strangled while being raped. Michelle
was late for her bus and took a shortcut down a canal
towpath, Entwistle spotted her and stalked her for a
while until he was sure he would not be seen, he then
picked her up and threw her in his car, he then drove to
a well know 'Lovers Lane', there he raped her, according
to his later statement she begged to be let go, but he
could not afford for her to report him, so he pulled her
tee-shirt up around her neck, and strangled her., He
then just dumped the body out of the car and drove off.
When arrested he denied all
knowledge of the crime, but after two days in custody he
admitted the murder.
1988, At Preston Crown
Court Entwistle is given a life sentence. The judge saying
he should die in prison and never be released. This put him
on the 'Life means Life list', see list
2009, A review by the High Court said
Entwistle should NOT be on the Whole Life Tariff list and
that he should be eligible for parole in 2012, after serving
2012, The family of
murdered schoolgirl Michelle launch a petition and an appeal
to stop Entwistle being released.
2013, Entwistle denied
25th January 2017, Parole