The mother accused of killing her three children has been remanded in custody, she will be detained in a secure hospital under the mental health act.

She attended a bail hearing today and sobbed throughout, Tania Clarence aged 42 is accused of killing her three-year-old sons, Ben and Max and is further accused of killing four-year-old daughter Olivia.

All of her children suffered from type 2 spinal muscular atrophy.