After meeting Mr McPherson the pair married in a “grand, no expenses spared” ceremony at Peckforton Castle in Cheshire in 2014.
had taken out seven life insurance policies and stood to receive £3.3 million if his wife died.
In June 2017, he arranged for the couple to go on a mini-break to a village in the west of Denmark called Nørre Nebel.
Three days into the trip the mother of one drowned in the indoor pool of the cottage they had rented, despite the jury being told that she hated swimming and did not even own a costume.
We’ll find out what the jury think of that soon enough.