ITV News Correspondent Damon Green is at Ian Brady's mental health tribunal and has seen him for the first time in decades:
"Ian Brady has addressed the court in a weak voice, his Scottish accent is clear.
"A camera showed him hunched over his desk, he has grey hair and a tube up his nose.
"He is wearing dark glasses, is looking thin and frail."
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