went missing in 1968

17 year-old student nurse

while training at Birmingham’s Dudley Road Hospital

Mary and Maria’s younger sister Cathy Phillips then went to the hospital dormitory in search of her.

But the resident matron told them she was no longer there and handed them all her belongings.

Paul Gough hasn’t been seen by the family – or police – since.

Mary spent the rest of her life looking for Maria.

She even reported to disappearance to police on the Fred and Rose West inquiry in the 1990s.

But checks against the grisly remains discovered below the patio and in the cellar at 27 Cromwell Street in Gloucester drew a blank.

Mary died in 2005 aged 93.

Cathy is still searching.

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