Woman who died after being swept away by floodwater is named
A woman who died after being caught in floodwater in Derbyshire has been named as Annie Hall.
Emergency services were called to the River Derwent in Darley Dale, near Matlock, in the early hours of Friday.
Mrs Hall’s body was found further downstream a short time later.
Tributes have been paid to Mrs Hall, who held the ceremonial position of High Sheriff of Derbyshire in 2017.
Her family said in a statement: ‘It is with great sadness that we, the family of Annie Hall, report her sudden passing.
‘We are in great shock and grieving. Please allow us to mourn privately for the time being.
‘If... read more
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