Festival organisers working with police after weekend death

A female festival-goer has died at a music event in Hampshire. It is the third death at the Boomtown Fair in four years.

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Organiser defends fair's safety record after fatality

Around 38,000 people attended this weekend's Boomtown Fair

A post mortem examination is due to be carried out today on a woman who died at the 'Boomtown Fair' at the weekend. The event takes place on the outskirts of Winchester every year.

The 31-year-old woman was found unconscious on Saturday and later died in hospital. Police say they are not treating her death as suspicious. It was the third fatality at the festival in four years.

Speaking to ITV Meridian, Adrian Coombs, the fair's organiser, insisted the event is safe.

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