A woman from Coventry whose former partner was sentenced to 13 years in prison for beating her up, has published photographs of how she looked after the attack.
Sinead Noone hopes it will encourage other women suffering abuse to get help.
Kate Fisher reports.
Warning: The report shows the full extent of Sinead Noone's injuries.
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A dull and damp day, with cloudy skies and further outbreaks of rain, locally heavy during the morning.
It will be a cloudy day across the West Midlands with showery outbreaks of rain, possibly heavy in places