'Hero' grandfather sacked after wrestling shark on sick leave

When a British holidaymaker was filmed grappling with a shark in Australia, the footage went around the world and Paul Marshallsea was hailed a hero.

But back in Britain, when his bosses watched the video they did not have quite the same reaction. Mr Marshallsea was on sick leave - and has now been sacked for breach of trust.

ITV News reporter Nick Thatcher:

Watch the video: Welsh grandfather helps pull shark away from children

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