Body of councillor found

John Skerry
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The body of a councillor from Huntingdon who went missing while diving on a shipwreck in Scotland has been found.

54-year-old John Skerry had been scuba diving with two friends in Ardmucknish Bay near Oban yesterday when he failed to surface.

Councillor Skerry was chairman of the finance committee on Huntingdon Town Council and a member of St Ives Sub-aqua club. His body was recovered by divers on Thursday.