August 1, 2021

Live as Dana Twidale jailed for five years for wedding scam

Hull wedding planner and scammer Dana Twidale is due to be sentenced today.

Twidale, of Newtown Court, east Hull, disappeared after she was accused of conning brides and grooms across Yorkshire out of their wedding savings.

Distraught couples, catering company, ex-boyfriends and even her own husband accused the 44-year-old of conning them back in the summer of 2019.

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When her criminality was publicised Twidale fled the UK and was pictured sunning it up in Benidorm.

However, people, including ex-husband, claimed they saw Twidale back in Hull and is said to have been spotted working in a number of takeaways last year.

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She was eventually arrested and during a hearing at Hull Magistrates Court on May 10 she admitted 26 counts of fraud from August 2017 to July 2019.

Today, Twidale will…

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