University pays tribute to Matthew Jordan

Teesside University has paid tribute to their student Matthew Jordan, whose body was found in a lake on Tuesday.

University tribute to 20-year-old Matthew Jordan Credit: ITV Border

Matthew, who studied criminology, had been missing for nineteen days, before his body was discovered in Windermere.

A spokesman for the university says they are all deeply saddened by the tragic loss. They are offering support to students and the wider university community.


Matthew Jordan's funeral to be held on Friday

The funeral of Matthew Jordan will take place on Friday. The 20-year-old from Middlesbrough had gone missing after a night out with friends in Windermere. A large-scale search by police, family, and volunteers lasted 19 days.