Following the sentencing, the family of Kim, Kayleigh and Kimberley Buckley released a dove for each of them and balloons outside Newport Crown Court.
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A rather wet and windy evening, with rain in the north and showers elsewhere.
The 19-year-old's body was discovered in Builth Wells last month, just days after he was reported missing at the Royal Welsh Show.
The funeral has taken place of a one-year-old girl who died when a parked car rolled into a wall, which then collapsed on her.