Sporting club pleads guilty to corporate manslaughter

Prince's Sporting Club in Surrey has pleaded guilty at Southwark Crown Court to corporate manslaughter after 11-year-old Mari-Simon Cronje died when she was hit by a boat towing the inflatable she was riding.

Southwark Crown Court
Southwark Crown Court Credit: Press Association

Company director Frederick Glen Walker was cleared of any offences after the Crown Prosecution Service dropped charges against him.

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Club's guilty manslaughter plea

Prince's Sporting Club in Surrey has pleaded guilty to corporate manslaughter after 11-year-old Mari-Simon Cronje died when she was hit by a boat towing the inflatable she was riding.