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Ex West Midlands firefighter injured in Tunisia attack

An ex-firefighter and instructor at West Midlands Fire Service was injured in the Tunisian terror attack.

The fire service said Ross Thompson "sustained minor injuries" and "remains in good spirits".

It added that he is expected to make a full recovery.


Severn Trent Water pays tribute to Tunisia couple killed

Scott Chalkley and Sue Davey Credit: ITV News

Severn Trent Water have paid tribute to "much loved" colleagues Scott Chalkley and Sue Davey who were killed in Friday's terror attack in Tunisia.

Sue was the company's customer and community lead for the East Midlands and Scott was one the firm's leakage managers for Leicestershire.

In a statement, the company said:

We are immensely saddened by the news about Sue and Scott. They were much loved by their colleagues.

Sue and Scott had a passion to help others however they could, they cared enormously for all those they worked with and were totally committed to our customers and our company. We will miss them deeply.

Both Sue and Scott have family and friends at Severn Trent, our thoughts are with each of them and all those that hold them dear.

– Statement, Severn Trent Water

Five from the Midlands named among dead in Tunisia

Sue Davey, Scott Chalkley, Adrian Evans, Patrick Evans and Joel Richards all died Credit: ITV News

Five people from the Midlands were killed in Friday's terrorist attack in Tunisia.

Sue Davey from Tamworth was on holiday with her partner Scott Chalkley from Derby.

The beach attack also claimed the lives of three members of the same West Midlands family. Adrian Evans, Patrick Evans and Joel Richards all died when 23-year-old Seifeddine Rezgui went on the rampage at the resort in Sousse.

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Son confirms death of father in Tunisia terror attack

A 42-year-old man has been confirmed as one of the Britons to have died in the massacre on a Tunisian beach on Friday.

Scott Chalkley was on holiday with his partner Sue Davey, who also died Credit: Ross Naylor/Twitter

Scott Chalkley, 42, died with his partner Sue Davey at the Sousse resort, his son Ross Naylor revealed via Twitter.

Ross, who spoke to ITV news on Friday about the anguish of his family as they desperately tried to find news about the couple, made the announcement on Twitter because "many of you have been asking about him".

He thanked everyone for their help and ended with "One love to all and rest in peace Dad".


Tamworth man pays tribute to mother killed in Tunisia

A man from Tamworth has paid tribute to his mother, Sue Davey, who was killed in Friday's terrorist attack in Tunisia.

Conor with his mother Sue Davey Credit: ITV News

Conor Fulford announced his mother's death on twitter, saying she was a "strong woman".

He thanked his twitter followers for their support, after he launched a social media campaign to find her.

'Talented' football referee killed in Tunisia attack

Joel Richards Credit: ITV News

A "talented" football referee killed in the Tunisian terrorist attack was a "popular lad" who "will be sadly missed".

Speaking about Joel Richards, Ian Murphy from Birmingham County FA, told Sky News:

It's awful. I think the whole refereeing community, whether it be in Birmingham County or throughout the country, are in bits by this.

– Ian Murphy, Birmingham County FA

He added that Mr Richards was a "popular lad" and an active member of Birmingham County FA youth council.

He was a young talented referee with the world at his feet. He was highly thought of and will be sadly missed.

I can't believe what's happened. It's unimaginable.

– Ian Murphy, Birmingham County FA

Wednesbury grandfather, 78, feared dead in Tunisia

A 78-year-old grandfather from Wednesday is feared to have died in Friday's terrorist attack in Tunisia.

Patrick Evans was on holiday with relatives.

Adrian Evans and Joel Richards died in Friday's terrorist attack Credit: ITV News

His grandson, 19-year-old University of Worcester student Joel Richards, has been named as one of the British victims to have been killed.

Joel's uncle, Sandwell Council worker Adrian Evans, also died.

Report: Family's fears for couple missing in Tunisia

The family of a couple from the Midlands who are still missing after the terrorist attack in Tunisia have been told the pair are now on a "high risk" list of unaccounted people.

Scott Chalkley, from Derby, was on holiday with his partner Sue Davey, from Tamworth, when the gunman struck in the resort of Sousse on Friday.

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