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Daily Archives: July 4, 2020

Inquest held into death of missing angler who sparked massive search

An inquest has been held into the death of an angler who was found in the River Dove after a large search when he went missing. Roger Wheat, from Bedworth, in Warwickshire, had been fishing in Ellastone, near Uttoxeter, on Tuesday, January 7. He was reported missing, having last been seen on the banks of the river, which led to …

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Angler dies following altercation with youths at Kent castle

An angler who died while fishing on a lake at a medieval castle in Kent may have been involved in an altercation with some youths prior to his death, police have said. The man, who was in his 60s, had been in a boat with two other anglers on a lake in the grounds of Lullingstone Castle when the incident …

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