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Service of celebration held in memory of Montgomery teenager James Corfield

James Corfield's life was celebrated today with a service arranged by his beloved cricket club. Credit: Corfield family / police

A service has taken place to celebrate the life of a Montgomery teenager whose body was found in Builth Wells last month.

James Corfield, 19, was reported missing on Tuesday 25th July after failing to meet his family at the Royal Welsh Show in Llanelwedd, where he had been camping with friends.

His body was discovered five days later following extensive land, sea and air searches.

The cause of his death is yet to be determined and an inquest has been opened and adjourned until later this year.

Today, a ceremony for keen cricketer James was hosted in Lymore by Montgomery Cricket Club, which he played for.

The youngster was also a football fan and supported Tottenham Hotspur - something reflected by members of the community, who turned out in blue for today's service.

His brother Thomas and sister Emma led the tributes, in which they shared personal family memories.

Carole Green reports:

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