The three West Country victims of the 2015 Tunisia terror attack were "unlawfully killed", the coroner has said.

In total 30 Britons were killed after Seifeddine Rezgui opened fire in Sousse on 26 June 2015. The inquest into the deaths at the five-star Riu Imperial Marhaba Hotel began at the Royal Courts of Justice on January 16 and concluded today.

Stephen Mellor from Bodmin was shot on a beach near Sousse. The 59 year old died shielding his wife Cheryl - who said he was the best thing that happened in her life.

Eileen Swannack and John Welch had been together for eight years. Credit: Family photo

Wiltshire couple Eileen Swannack and John Welch also died in the attack.

74-year-old John was a great grandfather who lived in Corsham. 73-year-old Eileen had been his partner for eight years.

The inquest has now concluded, and families of some of the victims are preparing legal action against tour operator TUI.