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'Lord' Edward Davenport jailed for elaborate fraud

A flamboyant conman who boasted about mixing with rock stars and royalty at his London mansion has been jailed for seven years and eight months after being found guilty of fraud.

Edward Davenport, 45, was convicted in May but reporting restrictions have only now been lifted.

Philippa Thomas reports.

  • 05 Oct 2011
  • From the section UK