British woman 'stabbed to death' in the Philippines

A 63-year-old British woman has been found stabbed to death at her home in the Philippines, according to police in the country.

The body of Jennifer Isherwood was discovered in Las Pinas City.

A spokesman for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office said her next of kin had been informed and officials were providing consular assistance.

Las Pinas City is a suburb of the capital Manila.

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