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Hotel swimming pool deaths

Detectives are investigating the deaths of two guests at a hotel, at Hatfield Heath near Bishop's Stortford. A man and woman were discovered under water in the hotel's swimming pool.

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Statement from hotel manager

The manager of the hotel, near Bishop's Stortford, where two two guests died after being found in the swimming pool has just issued this statement.

We are devastated by this tragic incident and our thoughts are with the family and friends of those concerned. As soon as the alarm was raised, two of our team dived into the pool and did everything they could to try to save them. We are cooperating fully with the police investigation.

– Chris Falcus, Down Hall Country House in Hatfield Heath

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