Tunisia victims' bodies back in UK

Flown home by military aircraft


Tunisia Attack: British Coffin Escorted Off Military Plane

The bodies of eight Britons killed in the Tunisian beach massacre have arrived back in the UK.

A C-17 military transport aircraft, which left Tunis airport earlier, landed at Brize Norton in Oxfordshire.

The flight contains the bodies of Adrian Evans, Patrick Evans, Joel Richards, Carly Lovett, Stephen Mellor, John Stollery, and Denis and Elaine Thwaites,

They were among the 38 people shot dead by student Seifeddine Rezgui, 23, at the beach resort of Sousse on Friday.

As the plane landed, a statement issued on behalf of Suzanne Richards for the Evans and Richards families said: "We are a very small and normal family, but nothing will ever be normal again.

"My son Joel, dad Pat and brother Adrian were our rocks and we are all heartbroken and devastated and will never get over losing them."

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