South East Wales

Vale of Glamorgan mother on trial for son's murder

The trial of a mother accused of killing her severely autistic child is due to start later.

The woman, of Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan, is accused of an 11-year-old, in May last year.

His body was found in a room at the Sky Plaza Hotel, near Cardiff Airport.

The trial is due to take place at Cardiff Crown Court in front of high court judge Mr Justice Wyn Williams.