Two men who murdered a retired farmer at his home in Cambridgeshire are starting life sentences in prison.
Gary Smith, who's 21, and 26-year-old Frankie Parker attacked Llywelyn Thomas at his home in Chittering, in December 2011.
They've been told they will spend a minimum of 22 and 24 years, respectively, behind bars. The judge said they had shown their elderly victim no mercy. Elodie Harper was in court
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There will be some bright and sunny spells today with the chance of the odd shower, mainly in the north and east.