A social worker has been giving evidence at the inquest into the deaths of Graham Anderson and his sons, 11 year old Jack and Bryn who was three.
The boys and their father were found dead at a flat in Tidworth in September last year.
Their social worker, Jaz Bains, told the inquest that the boys' mother, Victoria Jones, was binge drinking and engaged in relationships that were not 'child-centred'.
Ms Jones was separated from the boy's father at the time.
He was totally devoted to the children.
He didn't want to step back from having responsibility to be their carer.
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