Two people have died after a light aircraft based at Perranporth in Cornwall crashed into the sea off the coast of Jersey. They have been named as Carl Whiteley and his wife Kathryn.
The Cessna plane came down in St Ouen's Bay earlier today.
Rescue helicopters from the Channel Islands, a Royal Navy warship, the French Navy, and other emergency services were scrambled to the scene.
After five hours of searching, confirmation came that there were no survivors.
More top news
A Cornish family are aiming to raise £12,000 for a hospice by handcrafting wooden reindeer.
The family and friends of three young men who all drowned along the same stretch of river have gathered in Bath to pay tribute to them.
Local authorities are taking a zero-tolerance approach to fly-tipping in the run up to Christmas as clean up costs spiral to £50 million.