Friday, 1 April 2016

Becky Godden's body was found buried in a field in Eastleach, Gloucestershire, eight years after she vanished.
17:45, UK,Friday 01 April 2016
Becky Godden Edwards
A taxi driver has appeared in court charged with murdering a 20-year-old prostitute whose body was found in a shallow grave.
Becky Godden was found in a field in Eastleach, Gloucestershire, eight years after she vanished.
Christopher Halliwell, 52, appeared via videolink at Bristol Crown Court accused of murdering her between 1 January 2003 and 4 April 2008.
He spoke only to confirm his name during the hearing. The case was adjourned until a later date.
The father of three, who previously lived in Swindon, was charged by Wiltshire Police on Wednesday.
The last confirmed sighting of Miss Godden was by a police officer in Swindon in December 2002. Her remains were found in March 2011