Cleethorpes beach death: Gary Simpson identified

Police have identified a man whose body was found washed up on Cleethorpes beach.

Share this with









Copy this link

These are external links and will open in a new window

Police have identified a man whose body was found washed up on Cleethorpes beach.

Gary Simpson, 49, from Leeds was found by a member of the public on Friday, close to the Wonderland amusements.

It is believed Mr Simpson was working in Cleethorpes as a roofer at...
source: BBC Leeds

2019-05-21 14:53
Latest news from BBC Leeds
Latest news from Leeds
today 08:32 The best pictures from Wensleydale Show 2019
today 08:32 I’ve seen some remarkable cricket moments in my life but that is the best I’ve seen in over 50 years - Geoffrey Boycott delivers Headingley verdict
today 08:32 "Tens of thousands" of jobs to be created in Leeds after L&G deal
today 08:32 Yorkshire chippy plans three new restaurants in China
today 08:32 Fracking firms must pass transparency test in wake of new earth tremors – The Yorkshire Post says
today 08:32 Yorkshire’s seaside is special so let’s shout it from clifftops – Jayne Dowle
today 08:32 End of the pier show if we don’t revitalise Yorkshire resorts – Neil McNicholas
today 08:32 Exclusive: Northern’s rail services ‘totally unacceptable’ as Transport Secretary promises to act after driver shortage claims
today 07:29 Moses Odubajo will not be ‘thrown under a bus’ says Sheffield Wednesday chief
today 07:29 Leeds United match last season’s flying start
today 07:29 Barnsley 1 Luton Town 3: Reds’ summer apprehension appears to have been well founded
today 07:29 Huddersfield Town run out of steam as search for new manager gathers pace
today 07:29 Sheffield United must be braver after reality check from Leicester City
today 07:02 YEP Jury: Ruthless Leeds United make a real statement of intent at Potters
today 23:05 We crumbled under the pressure, admits Andrew Gale after Yorkshire Vikings defeat
today 23:05 Forget Botham and Willis, Headingley has a new Ashes 2019 hero in Ben Stokes
today 23:05 Headingley crowd were key to England’s amazing victory – Ben Stokes
yesterday 17:50 Jonathan Roberts: 'I'm utterly bored of the miserablism about countryside futures'
yesterday 17:50 Electrification holds key to future of trans-Pennine rail – Yorkshire Post letters
yesterday 17:50 Here's why Yorkshire's Peaky Blinders fans should keep their eyes peeled during series five
yesterday 17:50 'More needs to be done to make most dangerous road in East Yorkshire safe'
yesterday 16:47 HS2 budget could be better spent on lower taxes – Yorkshire Post letters
yesterday 14:14 Leeds United - talking points: Marcelo Bielsa's fluidity, exorcising demons, Kiko Casilla's impressive stat and Stoke City part two
yesterday 12:35 Tremor measuring 2.1 on Richter scale recorded at UK's only fracking site
yesterday 12:35 Driver shortage prompts Andy Burnham to call for Northern to lose rail franchise – The Yorkshire Post says
yesterday 12:08 Stoke City 0 Leeds United 3 - Big Match Verdict: Improving Whites settle another old score in most emphatic fashion yet
yesterday 11:32 Fire engines from across Yorkshire sent to huge industrial fire which has engulfed plant as emergency services provide update
yesterday 08:23 How Bake Off changed Kim-Joy’s life
yesterday 08:23 The Yorkshire statues and sculptures that have inspired a new exhibition
yesterday 08:23 Why it’s high time for shops to open all hours on Sundays – David Behrens
yesterday 08:23 Ten statues that celebrate Yorkshire's rich history
yesterday 08:23 Salute pioneering volunteer who is guarding future of Wensleydale Railway – The Yorkshire Post says
yesterday 08:23 Rotherham's 'uneasy equilibrium' five years on from the publication of the Jay report
yesterday 22:56 17-year-old girl dies of suspected drugs overdose at Leeds Festival as teenage boy arrested
2019-08-24 23:53 17-year-old girl dies of suspected drugs overdose at Leeds Festival as teenage boy arrested
2019-08-24 23:53 VIDEO – Sheffield Eagles 36 Widnes Vikings 18: Wembley history created once again by soaring Eagles
2019-08-24 22:50 Sheffield Eagles 36 Widnes Vikings 18: Wembley history created once again by soaring Eagles
2019-08-24 22:50 The Ashes - Day Three: More fight required from England in Headingley bid to keep series alive
2019-08-24 21:20 'Relentless' Leeds United compared to former dominant force of Stoke City boss Nathan Jones
2019-08-24 20:44 England 57 Ireland 15 - Red Rose ensure they are seen as genuine World Cup contenders
2019-08-24 20:44 Middlesbrough 1 Millwall 1: Neil Harris sees red but his Lions share points with frustrated Boro
2019-08-24 20:44 Hull City 1 Bristol City 3: Tigers miss out after chances go begging
2019-08-24 20:44 ANALYSIS: Sheffield United taught harsh lesson of life in the Premier League as Leicester City triumph
2019-08-24 20:17 Stoke City 0 Leeds United 3 - REACTION AND RECAP: Stuart Dallas, Gjanni Alioski and Patrick Bamford all net as Whites run riot; Marcelo Bielsa thoughts and Liam Cooper latest
2019-08-24 19:41 Mustajeer in line for Melbourne Cup after landing Sky Bet Ebor jackpot at York
2019-08-24 19:41 The Ashes - Day Three: Joe Root and Joe Denly lay solid foundations for England’s Headingley run chase
2019-08-24 19:41 ANALYSIS: Championship inexperience of Barnsley FC is exposed on a deeply worrying afternoon for the kindergarten Reds
2019-08-24 19:41 ANALYSIS: Huddersfield Town failing to get to grips with life back in the Championship
2019-08-24 19:41 Sheffield United taught harsh lesson of life in the Premier League as Leicester City triumph
2019-08-24 19:41 Stoke City 0 Leeds United 3 - Whites maintain unbeaten start against Potters
Latest news from Great Britain
today 09:50 Mystery over cause of children’s coughing fits on Essex beach
today 09:50 Police get extra stop and search powers after 100 Notting Hill Carnival arrests
today 09:50 Bank holiday dates 2019: Are there any bank holidays left in 2019?
today 09:50 Blackpool hit by yet another earthquake in just a few days
today 09:50 Shopkeeper pinned to floor with knife to his throat in cigarette robbery
today 09:50 Bank holiday opening hours for McDonald’s, Costa, Starbucks and Greggs
today 09:50 Coronation Street spoilers: Sinead Tinker makes agonising decision over Daniel's future?
today 09:50 Aldi opening hours: What time is Aldi open on Bank Holiday Monday?
today 09:50 Morrisons opening hours: What time is Morrisons open on Bank Holiday Monday?
today 09:50 Sainsburys opening hours: What time is Sainsburys open on Bank Holiday Monday?
today 09:50 Steph McGovern: Pregnant BBC Breakfast star flaunts baby bump as she spills on career move
today 09:50 State pension overseas: Pensioners issued warning as favourite retirement hotspot revealed
today 09:50 Blackpool earthquake: Panic at 'huge tremor' - 'House was shaking for 2-3 seconds!'
today 09:50 G7 LIVE: Macron 'completely disrespectful' to Trump and world leaders over Iran invite
today 09:05 Belgium: Parties clash on Reynders as EU commissioner
today 09:05 Western leaders disagree on Russia, Iran, and Brazil
today 09:05 The 6 most annoying things about driving in Hull
today 09:05 The 6 most annoying things about driving in Hull
today 08:47 UK should get four more bank holidays to take us to EU average
today 08:47 Jurgen Klopp hits out at Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher over Sadio Mane comments
today 08:47 ITV GMB: 'Straight answer!' Richard Madeley in fiery attack on Tory MP over Brexit No Deal
today 08:47 Iran sends fiery warning to the west - ‘Ballistic missile program non-negotiable!’
today 08:47 Lucy Verasamy: ‘Going downhill’ ITV weather star warns amid ‘record breaking’ Bank Holiday
today 08:47 Boris has cornered the EU with Trump's help - get behind the PM, writes PATRICK O'FLYNN
today 08:02 Why Hull City Council staff will all still be off this Tuesday after Bank Holiday Monday
today 08:02 Van driver gives police horrendous excuse as they're caught in Hull with ruined tyre - miles after it popped on M62
today 08:02 The story behind the mysterious, hidden holes dotted across Hull city centre's streets
today 07:44 Two dead after car crashes with ambulance
today 07:44 Heroic adventurer who trained Prince Harry kills himself at 37
today 07:44 Couple find £5,000,000 in one of biggest ever treasure hoards
today 07:44 Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has a problem - and needs Ed Woodward action to fix it
today 07:44 McDonalds opening hours: What time is McDonalds open on Bank Holiday Monday?
today 07:44 Sky offers ultimate sport deal ahead of huge broadband boost
today 07:44 What Universal Credit am I entitled to? How to work out how much you could claim per month
today 07:44 Queen Margarethe of Denmark launches fiery attack on Trump - ‘Lost for words’
today 07:44 Apple's new iPhone 11 may not be the only smartphone to launch next month
today 06:59 Hull Live: Breaking news, traffic and travel from Hull and East Yorkshire on August 26
today 06:59 Hull City news Live: Carabao Cup build-up, wholesale changes and Jackson Irvine admission
today 06:56 Borna Barisic opens up on Rangers future as he insists he has no issues with Steven Gerrard
today 06:56 Can Celtic and Rangers finish the job and reach Europa League group stage? Monday Jury
today 06:56 Adam Jackson dismisses Hibs boss Paul Heckingbottom's claims as he insists fan anxiety didn't cause issues
today 06:56 Sexual abuse victim describes ordeal at hands of perverted thug who forced wife to starve
today 06:56 Our justice system must serve victims and not be obsessed with the guilty
today 06:41 Huge fire rips through high school
today 06:41 Bank Holiday opening hours for Morrisons, Asda, Waitrose and Iceland
today 06:41 Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Aldi and Lidl opening hours for August Bank Holiday Monday
today 06:41 Bank Holiday Monday weather forecast as heatwave continues with record temperatures
today 06:41 Pokemon Go Water Festival rewards ahead of Pokemon Masters release date
today 06:41 US Open order of play: Full Day 1 schedule - Williams vs Sharapova, Federer and Djokovic
today 06:41 OnePlus 7 update: This could be your first look at what’s coming next from OnePlus
Watch the news from UK on Facebook