Bridgend Suicides

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10 Sep 2009 - BBC News
The first director of the Samaritans in Wales has been appointed to help reduce the number of suicides and raise awareness of the charity's work. Simon Hatch's new post is funded by the Welsh Assembly Gvernment. Brought up in Flintshire...
29 Apr 2009 - Daily mail
The father of a young woman who was found hanging just hours after her cousin killed himself has also been found dead. Dean Stephenson, 40, of Bridgend, a county blighted by young suicides, died on Saturday, 14 months after his 20-year-old daughter...
29 Dec 2008 - BBC News
Police say a 17-year-old from Bridgend county borough has died suddenly. His body was found in the Newbridge Fields area of Bridgend on Sunday and the death is not being treated as suspicious. There are similarities between recent sudden deaths in...
12 Nov 2008 - this is swansea
A woman has been found dead in a county blighted by young suicide victims, police said today. The 25-year-old's body was discovered at her house in Bridgend on Monday morning. A spokesman for South Wales Police said the death was not being...
11 Nov 2008 - WalesOnline
Police were last night investigating the suspected hanging of a 25-year-old woman in Bridgend town centre early yesterday. Officers said the death was not linked to the spate of other young deaths in the borough. Passers-by saw people crying and...
10 Nov 2008 - WalesOnline
A youth leaderメs theory that many of the suspected young suicides in one county are linked by cannabis was dismissed as モspeculationヤ by a local councillor today. Since January of last year, 23 young people in or from the Bridgend county are...
04 Nov 2008 - BBC News
Teachers, GPs, employment advisers and police will be trained to spot signs of mental health problems as part of a plan to reduce Wales' suicide rate. A 24-hour helpline will also be launched. Assembly government officials say lessons have been...
24 Oct 2008 - WalesOnline
The inquest into the death of a teenage girl found hanged in a borough blighted by suicide is being held today. Natasha Randall, 17, was discovered hanging in her bedroom at her home in Blaengarw in the county of Bridgend, South Wales, in January....
10 Oct 2008 - BBC News
A teenager with a history of depression was found hanged at a beauty spot near her home, an inquest has heard. Jenna Anne Parry, 16, was found kneeling with a noose around her neck which had been tied to a tree in woodland near Bridgend. But...
26 Sep 2008 - BBC News
A woman found hanged in her uncle's home while on holiday may have been seeking attention, an inquest heard. Kelly Stephenson, 20, from Bridgend, south Wales, was found dead in the bathroom hours after her cousin died after hanging himself....