Paul Taylor, 60, from Fareham, Hampshire has been found guilty of the murder of Sally McGrath.
The 22-year-old's body was was found in woodland near Peterborough in March 1980. Former soldier and builder Taylor, who is now 60, from Fareham in Hampshire had denied murder.
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A chilly but bright start to the day. Cloud and showers will develop later this morning with some sharp downpours expected in the afternoon.
Rain and blustery winds will spread across the region this evening but it will turn clearer later in the night. Further showers tomorrow.
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