A joint inquest into the deaths of a woman and her on-off boyfriend is set to take place today.

Junella Valentine died aged 34 at her flat in Harveyfields, Waltham Abbey, on October 7 after being stabbed in the chest.

Kevin Ayton, 35, was found dead in Grundy Park, Cheshunt, the same day.

The hearing will begin at midday at the Chelmsford Coroner’s Court.