Two bodies found at reservoirs

Two bodies have been recovered from two different reservoirs over the weekend in Merthyr and Brecon.

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Flowers left at Cantref reservoir

Flowers have been left by the reservoir in memory of the man who died there

Family and friends of a 24-year-old man who died at Cantref reservoir on Sunday have left flowers in his memory.

Earlier today Dyfed Powys Police confirmed they had recovered a man's body from the water yesterday evening.

Police say there aren't thought to have been any suspicious circumstances.

Dyfed Powys Police say there aren't thought to be any suspicious circumstances

Body found after Cantref reservoir search

A man's body has been found during a search for a missing man at Cantref reservoir.

Dyfed-Powys Police can confirm that following an extensive search of the Cantref Reservoir yesterday afternoon, tragically the body of a 24 year old man was recovered from the water yesterday evening. Next of kin and HM Coroner have been informed, and there aren’t believed to be any suspicious circumstances.

– Dyfed Powys Police statement


Major incident at Cantref Reservoir

Emergency services are at a major incident at Cantref Reservoir in the Brecon Beacons. Dyfed Powys Police have confirmed an operation in underway, but are currently unable to release any further information. It is believed they are searching for a missing man.

Emergency crews at Cantref Reservoir Credit: MLA Photography
The incident at the reservoir is ongoing Credit: MLA Photography
Fire service rescue teams at the scene Credit: MLA Photography
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