Hannah Smith Coroner records verdict of death by suicide

The coroner in the inquest of schoolgirl Hannah Smith recorded a verdict of death by suicide.

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Hannah Smith's father tells coroner of her self-harm

The inquest into Hannah Smith's death is ongoing Credit: News Team

The father of 14-year-old Hannah Smith, who was found hanged in her bedroom, has told a coroner that she self harmed and had been bullied since the age of 12, due to her eczema.

Dave Smith has always maintained that his daughter Hannah, both from Lutterworth in Leicestershire, was the victim of cyber bullying. He had previously claimed that she suffered cruel taunts online.

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