Claire Owen, landlady of the Red Lion where Mark Bridger often drank, told ITV News that she was shocked when he was arrested and although she always thought he was a liar, she'd never have believed he was capable of harming a child.
The parents of murdered April Jones fear that killer Mark Bridger may never reveal where the body of their daughter is.
ITV News correspondent Carole Green has covered the month-long trial of Mark Bridger at Mold Crown Court. Here she gives her personal view.
The disappearance of April Jones prompted the biggest search of its kind in British policing history.