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Bench memorial for Charlotte

The bench in memory of Charlotte Blackman Credit: ITV Westcountry

The family of Charlotte Blackman will shortly unveil a bench in her memory. Charlotte died two months ago in a landslip while holidaying on the Dorset coast. Her family have travelled from Derbyshire to the Freshwater Holiday Park at Burton Bradstock.

Part of a commemorative poem for Charlotte Blackman Credit: ITV Westcountry

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Hundreds gather for landslide victim's funeral

Hundreds of people have attended the funeral of a woman who was killed in a landslide in Dorset. 22-year-old Charlotte Blackman, from Derbyshire, died when 400 tonnes of rock fell onto a beach near Burton Bradstock last month. She was on holiday with her family.

A service was held near Nottingham this morning. Her coffin was carried by her boyfriend and five other pallbearers. A memorial fund has been set up in her name, raising money to support autistic children. Phil Brewster has this report

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Tributes paid to woman killed in landslide

Tributes have been paid to a woman killed in a landslide in Dorset. Charlotte Blackman, who was 22, was crushed by 400 tonnes of rock while walking on a beach in Burton Bradstock last month. Her funeral is taking place near Nottingham today.

Funeral flowers for Charlotte Blackman Credit: ITV Central
Tributes for Charlotte Credit: ITV Central
Tribute reads 'you were torn away from our lives but will remain in our hearts forever' Credit: ITV Central

Funeral to be held for woman killed in landslide

Charlotte Blackman Credit: ITV Westcountry

The funeral of a woman who was killed in a landslide in Dorset is taking place this morning.

Charlotte Blackman, who was 22, was crushed by 400 tonnes of rock while walking on a beach in Burton Bradstock last month. She was on holiday in the area at the time.

The service will be held near Nottingham. A memorial fund has been set up in her memory, raising money to support autistic children.