Blackpool man, 62, admits stabbing woman to death

A man has pleaded guilty to manslaughter after stabbing a 49-year-old woman to death in Grange Park.

By Wes Holmes
Tuesday, 3rd May 2022, 3:45 pm

Donald Sidney Payne, 62, of Dinmore Avenue, was originally charged with the murder of Simone Ambler after her body was found at his home at around 9.30pm on March 29 2021.

He pleaded guilty to the lesser charge of manslaughter at Preston Crown Court on March 15.

Police at Dinmore Avenue in March 2021

He will be sentenced on May 13.