The wife of recently passed Derek Acorah who died in Southport hospital yesterday has hit out at a couple who hounded the medium in the build up to his death.

Despite having a serious illness Derek Acorah was ‘hounded’ in the words of his wife Gwen by a ‘vile couple’ who hounded him while he was in intensive care to support an unknown campaign of theirs.

Gwen has since paid tribute to her husband, who passed away after being in a coma for a short while.

She added “I won’t forgive nor forget what you have done” in a veiled threat to the unidentified couple