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When asked to comment on remarks made by former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar, Nawaz said that Nisar's words were "hurtful and saddening."
Sergeant Archie McGuire, who is leading the inquiry into the smash on the Scottish isle, said: "For the spectators and participants of the annual Mull Rally, this has been a desperately saddening event.
Adam said: "It was deeply saddening to see the news (of the floods) but it's the personal stories that show the real effect of the disaster, and that made us feel that we needed to do something to help." Rhyl Mayor councillor Andy Rutherford added: "I urge people to buy tickets to contribute their part towards the cause." Tickets are priced at PS10 and are available from Rhyl Tourist Information Centre on 01745 355068.