By BBC News on 11/20/2017

"... A man who escaped from his abusive wife and moved into a refuge said it got to the point where he was "too frightened to leave the house".

The man, who does not wish to be named, spent six months in the Domestic Abuse Safety Unit in Shotton, Flintshire. ..."

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