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Man Found At Cemetery Dies In Hospital

Police Scotland have reported that a man found "covered in blood" at Greenock Cemetery has died.

The 56-year-old man was found with a serious head injury at about 8pm on Thursday. He was taken to Inverclyde Royal Hospital, where he died today 31 July.

Police renewed an appeal for anyone with information on how the man sustained the injuries to contact them.

Festival Drug Death Investigated

An investigation has been launched into the death of an 18-year-old man at the Kendall Calling music festival in Cumbria.

Police have said that the man's death has been connected to three different types of tablets. Four other people are understood to have taken ill at the event.

Cumbria Police have arrested a 20-year-old man on suspicion of intent to supply.

More Than £230,000 Donated To Cecil The Lion Research Group

More than £230,000 has been donated to WildCRU since the death of Cecil the Lion, Oxford University has reported.

The conservation unit within the university's Department of Zoology had been satellite-tracking the famous lion since 2008.

Cecil was lured from a reserve and killed by an American dentist on a hunting trip.

The group said that the money would fund their research for at least 18 months and would allow the to study the effect of Cecil's death on the surviving lions in his pride, including his cubs.


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