Paul Jordan who is accused of killing his estranged wife, Elizabeth ‘Betty’ Jordan at her home in Maesgeirchen, Bangor, on 31st July this year, has denied the charge.

Paul Jordan, 54, who lives Felinheli, appeared at Mold Crown Court this morning charged with murder, he has entered a ‘not guilty’ plea.

Betty Jordan, 53, was discovered at her house house in Trem y Garnedd in Maesgeirchen with serious injuries and died shortly afterwards.

The defendant said nothing during today’s hearing apart from confirming his name. He will now face trial at Caernarfon Crown Court on 15th January 2018.

Betty Jordan’s son and daughter have previously described their mother as ‘naturally kind and caring‘.

“Her selfless nature was the character trait that everyone knew her for and we as her children knew how much she doted on the two of us. Nothing was ever too much for Mum to help anyone in need and she treated everyone as her own. She was truly loved by family, friends, work colleagues and all who had the pleasure and privilege of meeting her.”