Choices for fire inquest jury

The jury at the inquest in Southampton will have three options to choose from when considering their verdict - accidental death, misadventure or they can deliver a narrative verdict.


Shirley Towers fire inquest ends

The coroner has completed his summing up at the inquest into the deaths of two fire fighters in Southampton. Alan Bannon and Jim Shears were killed as they tried to extinguish the blaze at Shirley Towers in April 2010.