Matthew Jordan's funeral to be held on Friday

The funeral of Matthew Jordan will take place on Friday. The 20-year-old from Middlesbrough had gone missing after a night out with friends in Windermere. A large-scale search by police, family, and volunteers lasted 19 days.

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Matthew Jordan's parents to take part in press conference

The parents of Matthew Jordan, the student whose body was found found in a Cumbrian lake, are expected to thank hundreds of volunteers who spent time looking for him.

Clare and Robert Jordan are due to take part in a press conference later this afternoon.

Tributes have been paid to the 20-year-old from Middlesbrough, after his body was found in Lake Windermere yesterday, 15 April.

His friends and family were joined by local people who carried out daily searches.

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