A HUSBAND has been charged with murdering his wife in Radcliffe.

James Bland, aged 62, of Bury Road, Radcliffe, has been charged with the murder of his wife Carole Bland, also 62, on August 1 this year.

He will appear at Manchester Crown Court tomorrow.

Mrs Bland was found stabbed to death at the house they shared in Bury Road shortly before 9.30am on August 2.