A MAN carried out a brutal murder bid on his partner at her home.

Brian Ivison stabbed Nicola Renwick 11 times with a steak knife during the attack in Newton Mearns, East Renfrewshire on December 8, 2019.

Ivison was discovered after the incident by police sitting on the kerb outside.

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The 38-year-old stated: “I think I have just murdered my wife.

“I’m past the point of giving a f***. She’s dead.”

Prosecutor Ruth Charteris QC told the High Court in Glasgow that Nicola suffered wounds to her head, neck, chest and arm as well as a collapsed lung.

She also had a fracture near her eye.

Ivison, also of Newton Mearns, today pleaded guilty to attempted murder.

He will be sentenced next month.