Funeral of Newcastle student killed in Borneo

The funeral of Neil Dalton is to take place today (August 27). He was stabbed to death in Borneo alongside Aidan Brunger.

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Families return from Malaysia with students' bodies

The bodies of two Newcastle University students who were stabbed to death in Malaysia are being flown home.

They are due to arrive at Heathrow Airport on Wednesday morning.

Neil Dalton and Aidan Brunger were killed in Borneo Credit: Newcastle University handout

Fourth-year medical students Neil Dalton and Aidan Brunger, both 22, were on the Malaysian part of the island of Borneo on attachment to a hospital in Kuching.

They were attacked and killed in a street by a gang of four local men after a row in a bar in. Four men were arrested and have pleaded guilty to their murder.

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