The Royal Life Saving Society has found that a quarter of all adults who drown have alcohol in their bloodstream.Read the full story ›
The body of 19 year old Henry Burke was found near Pulteney Weir after he went missing when leaving a nightclub last November.Read the full story ›
The parents of Emily Gardner have spoken of their devastation after she drowned while on a family friend's speedboat. Clive and Debbie Gardner from Gloucester were speaking to our reporter Richard Lawrence after the inquest into the 14 year-old's death. They also announced plans for a charity relay race from Brixham to Gloucester in Emily's memory. More than 70 runners are due to take part in the 116-mile run on Saturday June 11th.
Emily Gardner's family say if they'd known power boat drivers didn't a license they wouldn't have let her go and she'd still be alive.Read the full story ›
A verdict is expected today at the inquest of a 14 year-old girl who became trapped under a capsized speedboat near Brixham harbour.Read the full story ›
A teenage girl who drowned when a speedboat capsized was wearing a buoyancy aid that was too large for her.Read the full story ›
The family of a 14-year-old girl who died after becoming trapped under a capsized speedboat wept during the inquest.Read the full story ›
An inquest into the death of a 14-year-old Gloucester girl who died after becoming trapped under a speedboat resumes today.Read the full story ›
An inquest into the death of a 14-year-old girl who died after becoming trapped under a speedboat in Devon resumes today.Read the full story ›
Respect the water-that's the message from the RNLI. The charity is launching a campaign today warning people to be extra careful this summer. It comes after new figures revealed 32 people lost their lives on the south west coast last year.