Denbighshire floods recovery

Efforts are continuing to reduce the risk of flooding in St Asaph and Ruthin after the devastating events of 2012.

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Inquest: St Asaph flood victim Margaret Hughes 'drowned'

'Maggie' Hughes was found dead in her flooded home Credit: Family picture

An inquest in North Wales has been told that a woman found dead in her St Asaph home during Tuesday's floods drowned.

Margaret Hughes - known as 'Maggie' - died two days before her 92nd birthday.

A post-mortem examination provisionally found her death to have been caused by drowning.

Acting coroner for North Wales Central John Gittins adjourned the inquest until a late date.

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