MADELEINE McCCAN: Police are ‘hunting’ for 6 British cleaners. The Sun leads with :
“Maddie: hunt for 6 Brit cleaners”
These cleaners were working in Portugal around the time the child vanished. And, erm, that’s pretty much it.
Although, these six cleaners could be as many as eight.
The Met’s Operation Grange is investigating the child’s vanishing. They sent one resident in Praia da Liz a letter. He tells the paper:
“The officer said it had been drawn to their attention there were British people that cleaned the apartments who they needed to speak to. They said, ‘Who are the British cleaners that are cleaning the apartments in a white van’? They wanted to know if I knew anybody that does cleaning out there. They asked about it four times. Mostly the cleaners that do the Ocean Club apartments where the McCanns were staying are Portuguese. But they were keen to know if I knew anybody that worked for a cleaning firm out there. They were very interested in who’d have access to those apartments.”
“The apartments where the McCanns were staying have their own cleaners provided by the Ocean Club. But some don’t want to pay their ...