A man accused of murdering Victoria Greenwood and dumping her body in a North Hertfordshire car park will stand trial in May.

Robert Brown, of Hitchin Road in Luton, pleaded not guilty to murdering Ms Greenwood, after appearing at Luton Crown Court today.

The 38-year-old, who wore a dark grey tracksuit, denied a second charge of obstructing the Hertfordshire coroner between November 9 and November 15.

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Judge Michael Simon remanded him into custody, with three-week trial set to begin on Tuesday, May 7.

Ms Greenwood, who lived in Bedfordshire, had been reported missing in the early hours of November 10, with the body of the 41-year-old found in a small car park area between Roe Green and Wallington on November 14.