A mother from Northamptonshire has spoken about the heartbreak of preparing her children for Christmas without their father after he was stabbed to death.
Jo Frost was with Chris Matthews for 20 years and they had three children together - but he had started drinking and moved out.
He was living in a property for homeless people in Victoria Gardens when he was stabbed to death by his flatmate Spencer Hobson.
He suffered a total of 17 injuries - including cuts to his hands - from trying to defend himself.
Hobson admitted the drink and drug fuelled attack and is now serving life in prison.
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