"Our darling girl" a tribute to pregnant school girl killed in Cheltenham

Tributes have been paid to 16-year-old Kayleigh Palmer who died after being attacked at a house in Cheltenham. She was five months pregnant. Her boyfriend had been charged with attempted murder but police are reviewing the charges.

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Friends plan ceremony in memory of teenager

Friends of Kayleigh-Anne Palmer, 16, plan to release balloons in memory of the teenager next week. Credit: Family

Friends of a pregnant schoolgirl who died after being strangled with a scarf will release balloons in her memory next week.The ceremony for Kayleigh-Anne Palmer, 16, has been organised via Facebook.

More than 1,300 people have already joined the group set up in her memory. Many paying trubute to the teenager who 'was always smiling.'

Kayleigh-Anne's boyfriend Aston Robinson, 18, is in custody after appearing before magistrates in Cheltenham last Friday accused of attempting to murder her.

At that stage she was still alive but she died the next day.

Friends will meet outside Pittville Pump Rooms in Cheltenham on Good Friday for the balloon releasing ceremony.

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