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Tributes pour in for Islander

Written by on 30 July 2018

Tributes to Islander Shane Gray continue.

Islanders continue to pay tribute to a popular young islander who died in an accident last Wednesday.

Shane Gray from Leysdown died at Lakeside Holiday Park near Chicester last Wednesday, the former Minster College pupil was working at the park at the time before his death.

West Sussex Police were called at 13:38pm on Wednesday after being alerted by paramedics.

A spokesman said “There are no suspicious circumstances and the coroner’s office has been informed”

West Sussex Coroner’s office said an inquest would open at some point this week before a full hearing at a later date.

Social Media tributes

Tributes have flooded social media since the news broke:


“Very sad, thoughts are with the family”


“Cannot believe it”

Shane’s family said: “Our world has been turned upside down, all we can say is that Shane was loved by so many”

BRFM send condolences to Shane’s family, and thoughts remain with them at this sad & difficult time.