Inquest into fire deaths

THE inquest into the deaths of three children who died in a house fire in Bridlington is taking place this week.

Nine-year-old William Beal, Anthony ‘AJ’ Hudson, five, and Maddie Hudson, three, all died after fire swept through the ground floor of their Clarence Avenue home last November.

The two-day inquest began at Hull Coroner’s Court. yesterday (Wednesday), and is due to finish today (Thursday).

A report of the inquest’s findings will be published in next week’s Free Press.