Builth Wells mother, 107, and daughter, 69, found dead

Dyfed-Powys Police said the deaths of the two women were "sudden"

Police are investigating the deaths of a 107-year-old woman and her 69-year-old daughter in Powys.

The two women have been named locally as Barbara Innes and daughter Griselda Folkard from Builth Wells.

Dyfed-Powys Police said the bodies were found at their home in the town shortly after 10:00 BST on Monday.

Post-mortem examinations have taken place and inquiries are continuing but officers are not looking for anyone else in connection with the deaths.

An inquest has been opened and adjourned after hearing the causes of the deaths were "unascertained".

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