Dagenham carer on trial for dad’s murder

A police officer outside the Darbyshire property in Wykeham Green, Dagenham last year

A police officer outside the Darbyshire property in Wykeham Green, Dagenham last year - Credit: Archant

A carer charged with murdering her father is due to stand trial at the Old Bailey from tomorrow.

Claire Darbyshire, 36, denies killing Brian Darbyshire between September 1 and September 15 last year at the property they shared in Wykeham Green, Dagenham.

Mr Darbyshire was suffering from multiple sclerosis.

The trial is expected to last up to seven days.