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An inquest at Caernarfon has been opened and adjourned on two climbers whose bodies were found in the sea at the foot of cliffs near Holyhead.
They were student Jack Hutton-Potts, 23, of Petersfield in Hampshire and 48-year-old Vaughan Richard Holme of Horsham in West Sussex.
The pair had been roped together on the Gogarth cliffs which are up to 400ft tall near the North Stack at Holyhead on the north coast of Anglesey.
Friends raised the alarm on Saturday night when they failed to meet them. Three lifeboats and an RAF helicopter from the nearby Valley base took part in a major search.
The bodies were found in the sea on Sunday morning and recovered by the crew of a lifeboat.
North Wales Police have confirmed that the bodies of two men have been recovered from the sea off the Anglesey coast.
It follows major search operation for two missing climbers.
A major search has taken place overnight for two climbers who went missing near Holyhead on Anglesey.
Two RNLI lifeboats went out at around 10pm last night, alongside the coastguard and a search and rescue helicopter from RAF Valley.
The search was suspended at 1.30am due to poor weather conditions and resumed at 4am this morning.
The two men are understood to be in their 50s and 20s.