The family of a woman stabbed to death in Salford say they have lost a "wonderful mum."
Alison Hunt, 42, was found dead at a house on Moss Lane in Swinton last Wednesday.
In a statement, released via police, they say she was a "wonderful mum, daughter, sister, aunt and good friend to many."
Detectives have charged a man with murder. Vernon Holmes, 47, from Caroline Street in Irlam will appear in court today.