Melanie Hughes, who starred in Cold Feet and won Miss Wales, dies suddenly aged 39 [Rick Hughes/Twitter]
Melanie Hughes, who also starred in Cold Feet and won Miss Wales in 1997, died without warning on Sunday, leaving behind her “devastated” husband Rick and two children – three-year-old Kaden and stepchild, Taylor, 16.
Mel and Rick got together 10 years ago, saying they had known each other “forever”.
Speaking about his wife, Rick said: “Mel was so kindhearted and had time for absolutely everyone.
Melanie Hughes died at 39 [Rick Hughes/Twitter]
“We are absolutely devastated at the loss of such a wonderful spirit and we will never forget her.”
Speaking about their toddler son, Rick added: “Kaden doted on his mummy.
“He is asking where mummy is.
Melanie Hughes has passed away [Rick Hughes/Twitter]
“We had a holiday of a lifetime two months ago in Disney World Florida and my family and I am so glad we did as that has so many pictures with so many memories.
“Mel was better looking than all of the Disney Princesses and she will always be my Miss Wales.”
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