A body has been found in the grounds of Bangor cathedral; police have confirmed. A large police presence was seen on Thursday at the cathedral alongside Bangor High Street.



The area remains cordoned off with a police presence still in the area while investigation work takes place. North Wales Police have confirmed that the body found was that of a woman.

A spokesperson for North Wales Police said: “We received a call at 10.10am this morning reporting the discovery of the body of a woman in the grounds of Bangor Cathedral. Local officers are in attendance with colleagues from WAST.

“The deceased’s next of kin have been informed and the circumstances are not thought to be suspicious at this time.”