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.
Our correspondent Ashley Derricott has more:
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