The mother who predicted her own murder: Nurse Jane Clough warned police her brutal ex-partner was going to kill her – yet he was freed on bail and…

The mother who predicted her own murder: Nurse Jane Clough warned police her brutal ex-partner was going to kill her – yet he was freed on bail and stabbed her 71 times

Murdered: Jane Clough pictured with her daughter

Murdered: Jane Clough (pictured with her daughter) was killed by her ex-partner, who was out on bail despite being charged with rape

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Jonathan Vass, left, admitted stabbing his ex-girlfriend Jane Clough in the car park of Blackpool Victoria hospital where she worked

Killer: Jonathan Vass, pictured in the back row, 3rd from left, with ambulance crew has been jailed for life

Killer: Jonathan Vass, pictured in the back row, 3rd from left, with ambulance crew has been jailed for life

Blackpool Victoria Hospital killing

Sealed-off: A police forensic officer and a uniformed policeman stand at the edge of a cordon at the Blackpool Victoria Hospital where the 26-year-old nurse died

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A fellow nurse pays tribute to her colleague by laying a bouquet near the scene of the car-park killing

Flowers: A fellow nurse pays tribute to her colleague by laying a bouquet near the scene of the car-park killing

Tribute: A note attached to a bunch of flowers left at the scene of the killing

Tribute: A note attached to a bunch of flowers left at the scene of the killing

Abusive: Jane met Vass - an ambulance technician whilst she was working at Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Abusive: Jane met Vass, an ambulance technician, while she was working at Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Released: Vass was arrested and charged with nine counts of rape and four of assault at Preston Crown Court (pictured) and yet he was still granted bail

Released: Vass was arrested and charged with nine counts of rape and four of assault at Preston Crown Court (pictured) and yet he was still granted bail