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A man has died after suffering a cardiac arrest on a golf course in Wormsley, Herefordshire this morning.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the golf club around 10am, where a golfer had been taken ill on the tenth hole.
Two ambulance crews, a paramedic area support officer in a rapid response vehicle and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Cosford attended.
There was a defibrillator in the clubhouse which someone went to get and club members performed CPR while ambulance crews were en-route.
When crews arrived, they continued attempts to try to resuscitate him but despite all those best efforts of everyone involved, he was confirmed dead at the scene.
A charity based in Hereford are staging 'political speed dating' today to help get young people involved in politics.
The Hope charity is run by young people to support others when a close family member has been diagnosed with a life-threatening illness.
But their Youth Management Group say they are active in a number of areas of social engagement, so it has arranged the event to allow younger people in Herefordshire. to directly engage with political parties.
MPs from all the main parties were invited to attend, and the charity say all have accepted.
It is being held this afternoon at Hereford College of Arts, with young people from several schools and colleges across the county attending.
The family of two Midlands servicemen who died in combat in Afghanistan are due to attend a memorial service at St Paul's Cathedral later to mark the end of military operations there.
Flight Lieutenant Rakesh Chauhan from Leicester was killed in a helicopter crash in April last year, alongside Lance Corporal Oliver Thomas from Hereford.
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A spokesperson for the Celtic Manor has commented on the death of a man in hospital after his vehicle went into a lake at the resort this morning.
The Celtic Manor Resort is deeply saddened to confirm that a fatal accident took place on its Twenty Ten Course at around 7.50am on Tuesday 3rd March.
The incident is subject to an ongoing investigation which the Celtic Manor Resort is co-operating with fully.
The Resort is unable to comment further at this stage. Our thoughts are with the family at this very difficult time.
Gwent Police and a health & safety team from Newport City Council are investigating the incident.
Gwent Police have confirmed a 20-year-old man has died after his vehicle went into a lake on a golf course at the Celtic Manor resort this morning.
The man, from the Ross-on-Wye area, was taken to the Royal Gwent Hospital in a critical condition this morning after an agricultural spraying vehicle that he was in went into the water.
Police say a 46-year-old man, also from the Ross-on-Wye area, who was also in the vehicle was taken to the hospital remains in hospital.
He is being treated for minor injuries.
South Wales Fire & Rescue Service say they were called to the Celtic Manor after reports of "a small agricultural sprayer" that had rolled into a lake.
A man was released from the vehicle prior to the arrival of the fire crews, and was taken to hospital by ambulance.
One person has been rescued from the River Severn overnight by firefighters.