James Forlong Has Died

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Former Sky News correspondent James Forlong who was 44, was discovered dead just after 0230 BST on Saturday at Hove in East Sussex.

James had worked for Sky News for 10 years.
Sky News have expressed shock at the news.

James had resigned from Sky News in July.

On Monday, a Sussex Police spokesman said: We can confirm that a 44-year-old man from Hove was found dead at his address in the early hours of Saturday morning.

He said the circumstances were not thought to be suspicious and a post-mortem was due to be carried out on Tuesday.

Nick Pollard, head of Sky News, said: This is a terrible personal tragedy and a shocking blow for James’s family.

Everyone here sends their deepest sympathies to James’s wife and children.

Posted on Monday 6 October 2003
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