A Home Office pathologist has been giving evidence today at the Rachel Manning murder trial at Luton Crown Court.
Dr Nat Carey said he believed the teenager had been strangled and that her face had been beaten after she died.
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A dry and sunny start, some cloud developing through the course of the day, but good spells of sunshine for most.
Cladding from high-rise flats in 25 local authority areas has now proved to be potentially flammable in the urgent safety review.
Scattered showers at first this evening will gradually decay. A dry night to follow with clear spells developing.