Sunday, 26 September 2021

Inquest opens

AN inquest has been opened into the death of a Shiplake man who died after falling into the River Thames.

The body of 82-year-old Frederick Lawson, of Mill Lane, was found on April 20.

He had been reported missing on April 4 when the river was higher and flowing faster than usual following days of heavy rain. 

The hearing at Oxford Coroner’s Court was adjourned to a date to be fixed.

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