Man convicted of murdering Helen Bailey charged with murder of his previous wife
A man who was jailed for life in 2017 for the murder of his 51-year-old fiancee, the children's author Helen Bailey, has been charged with the murder of his previous wife.
The murder of Helen Bailey in Royston in 2016 prompted a reinvestigation into the death of Ian Stewart's previous wife Diane Stewart.
She died in Cambridgeshire back in June 2010 at their home in Bassingbourn.
59-year old Ian Stewart is charged with her murder and appeared at St Albans Crown Court today (6th July).A plea hearing has been set for 21st September.