Man admits tandem deaths

A man has admitted causing the deaths of a couple by dangerous driving after he collided with their tandem bike in Hanham near Bristol in January.

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Couple killed in hit-and-run were recently married

Ross and Clare Simons had been married for about 18-months when they were killed after a man knocked them off their tandem bike in January in Bristol.

Nicholas Lovell, 38, will be sentenced in four weeks after pleading guilty to causing the deaths by dangerous driving of the couple.

One of the pictures left at the scene in Hanham, near Bristol, in tribute to Ross and Clare Simons Credit: Rod Minchin/PA Wire

Mr Lovell's partner Louise Cox has pleaded guilty to perverting the course of justice.

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