Friend of pilot doubts he lost control

A friend of the pilot who died after crashing his helicopter in Vauxhall yesterday has dismissed reports that he lost control of his aircraft seconds before hitting a crane. Captain Pete Barnes was one of two men who died. The other was a 39-year-old from south London. Jamie Shepherd reports.

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Helicopter crash survivor speaks

A survivor from last week's helicopter crash in Vauxhall - in which two people died - has today spoken of the moment the craft fell from the sky and exploded right in front of him.