1. Girl, 15, who 'lit up the whole room' dies after going for paddle in river with friends

    By Antony Thrower A young schoolgirl who went for a dip in a river to cool off on a hot day drowned when she “lost her balance” and went under the water, an inquest heard . Abbie Walton, 15, also known as Habiba Sharafeldin, from Hattersley, Tameside, went to a stretch of the River