No body found in McCourt hunt

Merseyside Police have confirmed that a body found after carrying out an exhumation at St Aidan’s Church, Billinge, is not that of Helen McCourt who was murdered in February 1988.

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Murder victim's mother "I'll never give up hope"

The mother of an office worker from Merseyside murdered 25 years ago says she'll never give up hope of finding her daughter's body. Pub landlord Ian Simms is serving life for killing 22 year old Helen McCourt in 1988. But he's always refused to say what he did with her body.

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