Advertisement

MoD to be censured over Brecon Beacons soldiers' deaths

Lance Corporals Edward Maher and Craig Roberts, and Corporal James Dunsby died after collapsing during a march on one of the hottest days of 2013.

View all 46 updates ›

Coroner: Brecon soldiers 'not adequately conditioned' for SAS test march

A coroner is expected to record verdicts today into the deaths of three army reservists who died after taking part in an SAS march on the Brecon Beacons two years ago.

Edward Maher, Craig Roberts and James Dunsby died after taking part in the exercise in 2013.

An inquest had heard that despite the soldiers being incredibly fit, they were 'not adequately conditioned' for the march and that those in charge were unaware of the weather conditions.

More on this story