Former Welsh university student on crashed MH-17 plane

A former Welsh university student was on board flight MH-17 when it crashed in eastern Ukraine.

Glenn Thomas, a media relations co-ordinator for the World Health Organisation, was one of nine Britons on board the crashed Malaysia Airlines plane.

He went to Bangor University in the 1980s.

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Bangor University 'saddened' by former student death

Bangor University has issued a statement after a former University student died on board the Malaysia Airline flight MH-17.

Bangor University is saddened to learn that former student Glenn Thomas was one of the passengers on board Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.

Glenn graduated with a degree in Economics from Bangor University in 1987, and the thoughts of all at Bangor University are with his family and friends at this tragic time.

– Bangor University

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