CCTV video shows Miss Dingley in a grocery store in the Spanish Pyrenees, where a buyer who saw her described her as looking ‘unfortunate and thoughtful’.
The 37-year-old physical fitness lover challenged staff at the Eroski store in Benasque over the cost of a packet of chia seeds as she provisioned for her march over the mountains on Thursday 19th November.
A local English instructor can be seen concerning her rescue as Esther stops working to comprehend the manager’s description over inconsistency in the cost of her shopping– as she could not understand Spanish.
Missing British hiker Esther Dingley is seen at Eroski supermarket in Benasque, Spain on November 19, days prior to her disappearance. The video shows Ms Dingley appearing ‘unfortunate and thoughtful’ as she roamed around the grocery store
The 37-year-old physical fitness lover challenged staff at the Eroski store in Benasque over the price of a package of chia seeds ahead of her hike on November 19. A local English teacher can be seen concerning her rescue as Esther fails to comprehend the supervisor’s description over disparity in the expense of her purchase – because she might not comprehend Spanish
The video has actually become examining officer Capitaine Bordinaro, who is leading the French part of the joint Franco-Spanish investigation, exposed that the couple’s life was ‘not as idyllic as the images published on social networks recommend’ following an interview with Ms Dingley’s partner
Bordinaro told MailOnline: ‘We spoke with Daniel Colegate at the farmhouse where he is living in the Gers department on Monday.
‘ We want to examine all possibilities. We do not rule any line of query.
Capitaine Bordinaro, who is leading the French part of the joint Franco-Spanish investigation, revealed that the couple’s life was ‘not as picturesque as the images published on social media recommend’ following an interview with Daniel Colegate (together left) – Ms Dingley’s partner.
‘ However it does not appear probable that Esther suffered an accident, and it is not credible that she was eaten by a bear or that she has fallen into a lake.
‘ We believe that her disappearance is either the result of a voluntary act, or as an outcome of somebody else’s actions.
‘ We visited Mr Colegate so that we might go through social media with him– messages, etc.
‘ It appears that their lives together were not as delighted as the images published on social networks recommend.
‘ However I would like to stress that we interviewed Mr Colegate as a witness not as a suspect.’
The Oxford graduate was interviewed by the French Gendarmes and the Spanish Guardia Civil last week about Esther’s disappearance.
Esther Dingley, 37, was hiking the Pyrenees mountains on the border in between France and Spain when she disappeared, prompting a search and rescue operation that has because been suspended due to the weather
Dan Colegate, the British partner of missing out on hiker Esther Dingley, was searching for her alone in the Pyrenees previously today. Visualized: A map showing the most likely route she was taking
In the grocery store, the Chia seeds had been marked at a discount which only used to shoppers in belongings of a store loyalty card, Maria-Carmen – the teacher who helped Ms Dingley in the store – discussed.
Maria-Carmen informed MailOnline: ‘Esther wished to buy a packet of Chia seeds which were discounted. But you just get the discount if you have the Eroski commitment card.
‘ The woman at the till attempted to describe this to her but she not comprehend because she did not speak Spanish.
‘ So the woman called me and I concerned explain this to her.
‘ She stated that didn’t matter and bought the seeds any way.
‘ We didn’t have a long chat due to the fact that I was on my method to work but she seemed an unfortunate, thoughtful.’
Esther stayed at his 7,000 ft Angel Orus Refuge (envisioned) on November 17, and appeared ‘in great spirits’
Esther also was spotted two days later on practicing yoga relocations in the car-park where she had actually stationed her Fiat campervan.
Maria-Carmen described: ‘I saw her a couple of days later doing yoga in the street by her camper van.
‘ It is not an usual sight to see someone doing yoga in the street in Benasque so I noticed it.
‘ Later on I heard that the English lady, Esther, had actually gone missing out on and I got in touch with the police and told them that I had assisted her.
‘ I just hope she is ok.’
Meanwhile the partner of Ms Dingley has actually been spoken with by authorities for a 3rd time about her disappearance, MailOnline can reveal.
Four officers from the French Gendarmerie paramilitary force talked to Daniel Colegate at the farmhouse in Gascony that he is house-sitting on Monday afternoon.
Mr Colegate, 38, had actually remained at the ₤ 1000-a-week holiday let while long-term partner Esther started a solo trek trip in the Pyrenees mountains last month.
Bordinaro preserved that Mr Colegate had been talked to as a witness, not a suspect.