Seven Britons have been killed in Thailand since 2009 and the death of 22-year-old Stephen Ashton from Redhill in Surrey, brings that total to eight.
The British tourist was reportedly killed by a stray bullet in a fight between locals at a New Year's Eve party on the island of Koh Phangan in Thailand.
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