Death in Thailand

The international media are reporting news of the death of a 40 year old British man in Thailand on Friday who is believed to have been from Stornoway.

It is reported that the man died in an accident in the resort of Hua Hin in the country.

A Foreign and Commonwealth Office spokeswoman said: “We can confirm the death of a British National in Hua Hin, Thailand on 3 April.

“We are providing consular assistance to the family at this sad time.”