A father obsessed with the Hungerford massacre killed himself because he feared he would harm his own children, an inquest has heard.
Adam Ludlow, 37, took his own life in an act of “sacrificial love”, according to his relatives.
They said in a statement he had heard internal voices focused
A devoted husband took his wife from her care home bed and smothered her to death out of ‘love and compassion’ before he hanged himself at their countryside home, an inquest heard.
Retired teachers Linsey Sergeant, 71, and wife Jane, 70, had both been suffering from failing
A British tourist hanged himself after a row with his girlfriend during a "make or break" holiday in the Canary Islands, an inquest heard.
Nick Crook, 47, returned to his hotel room in Fuerteventura after his partner Vanessa Grant said she was leaving him following an argument
A grief-stricken widower whose wife was shot dead in a terror attack in Tunisia has told of the devastating moment he found her body on a beach.
Lorna Carty, 54, was one of 38 people killed in the massacre at Port El Kantaoui in Sousse on June
The ex-husband of football manager Brendan Rodgers' wife took his own life after writing a note saying "he couldn't go on", an inquest heard .
Steven Hind, 35, was found dead in a south-west London hotel room after failing to arrive at the financial company where he
A teaching assistant who fell backwards down stairs died after getting up and going to bed - where she was found "covered in blood", an inquest has heard.
Jill Brundrett lost her balance and plunged down the stairs as she made her way to bed at her
A British rapper was murdered by a gunman who shot him four times in the head and chest outside a music studio, an inquest heard today.
David 'Dawood' Robinson was shot from behind and may have turned round to face his killer before being hit in the chest.
British Cycling chiefs have come under fire after the death of a rising star who aimed to follow his heroes Sir Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome to glory.
Elite cyclist Charlie Craig, who died from heart failure, had not been given a health check, an inquest heard.
The parents of a woman who overdosed on diet pills have blasted the "Third World" A&E conditions which led to her death as a coroner found there had been "serious failings" by the hospital.
Bethany Shipsey, 21, died on a hospital trolley having been moved three times in 20
A mum who battered her baby daughter to death two hours after social workers left her home alone with the child faces a life sentence for murder.
Killer Jennifer Crichton, 35, left her seven-month-old daughter Amelia with "catastrophic" head injuries, including bleeding on the brain and
Teenager Gaia Pope died from hypothermia, an inquest has heard - as her family have described how their hearts 'broke again' at the news.
The 19-year-old was reported missing by her relatives from her home near Swanage, Dorset, on November 7 last year, the court was told.
A heartbroken mum has given a harrowing warning to parents after her four-month-old son choked to death on milk from his bottle.
Chloe Masters spoke of her heartbreak after a coroner ruled that her son, Alex, died after a bottle was propped into his mouth while he was being
A heartbroken mum left a single rose at the spot where her son found hanged inside 'Britain's worst prison'.
Melanie Cooper blasted HMP Liverpool as "disgusting" after her son, Edwin 'Ned' O'Donnell, died against a background of "neglect" and "gross failings".
A damning report last month shamed the Category B
A troubled teenager hanged himself after fearing he was following in the footsteps of his parents into drugs and crime, an inquest has heard.
Callum Cooper, 16, had a discussion with his guardian, Ray Adams, and asked him if he was destined to end up like his
A talented young hockey player accidentally overdosed on medication which eased her joint pain and allowed her to play sports, an inquest heard .
Holly Monk, 18, collapsed during a warm-up after she took more than her prescribed dose of medication for Raynaud’s - a condition which
A heartbroken bar worker was found dead just days after he found out his girlfriend had cheated on him and was pregnant with another man's baby, an inquest heard.
Lee Webb's body was found in Leckwith Woods in Cardiff on October 23 last year.
About a week earlier,
A university student killed himself following a failed bid to win back his ex-girlfriend, an inquest heard.
Joshua Farraway, 18, exchanged texts with his former partner and told her "pick up before I hang myself", in his last message sent to her.
Joshua, who was studying sports journalism
A mentally ill man killed himself after NHS 111 call handlers hung up on him because they were "too impatient" to listen to his speech impediement.
Tormented John Worthington suffered from Asperger's and had personality disorder that could leave him unstable.
He took his own life when NHS staff put
A teenage cyclist who had a ‘tragic lapse in concentration’ at a pedestrian crossing died after being hit by a lorry.
Oliwia Wojciechowska, 18, was left with catastrophic injuries after hitting the HGV as it turned through a ‘tight’ junction while she was on her way
A heartbroken doctor killed himself with a lethal cocktail of drugs which had been stolen from a private hospital - hours after receiving divorce papers, an inquest heard.
High-flying anaesthetist George Eapen had not given up hope that his marriage could be saved, but when he realised it was
A 21-year-old girl who was "criminalised because she was mentally ill" was able to kill herself while behind bars because of failings by prison staff, an inquest has heard.
An inquest jury has raised concerns about a “lack of professionalism” among officers at New Hall Prison over failings in
A mum sent a cryptic 'goodbye' text to her in-laws just hours before she, her husband and child died in a deliberate house blaze.
One of the parents deliberately poured petrol around the bedroom to start the fire that killed the family.
However, the coroner could not make a decision
A family has slammed a "chaotic"care home where their 98-year-old gran "wasted away' and died weighing the same as a small child.
Winifred Burns died of chronic constipation at a nursing home where residents "were treated like numbers without dignity and respect", an inquest heard.
At the time of her
A 28-year-old rugby player died after taking stimulant drugs he bought over the internet, an inquest heard.
Freddie Dibben, who had been taking anabolic steroids, had been going to the gym daily and having protein shakes for a number of years.
But his parents had no idea that he
A popular mum was killed in a head-on crash after doing a U-turn and driving the wrong way down a motorway while three times over the drink-drive limit, an inquest was told.
Anouska Paterson died at the scene of the M4 collision after her Audi A3 smashed into a
A manslaughter investigation is to be launched into the deaths of four men in the Didcot power station collapse, an inquest heard.
Christopher Huxtable, 33, Kenneth Cresswell, 57, John Shaw, 61, and Michael Collings, 53, died after the the boiler house partially collapsed at the disused Didcot
A rock guitarist who had a rare condition which meant he could hear his eyeballs moving around in their sockets killed himself, a coroner has ruled.
Kelvin Edmunds, 61, was tormented by noise, prompting him to stuff tissue paper into his ears to drown out noise.
An inquest heard the
Dozens of pink ribbons have been placed around the neighbourhood where Mylee Billingham was found stabbed to death.
The eight-year-old tragically died in her home after suffering a single stab wound to the chest.
Now the heartbroken community is showing support for her family by tying pink bows in the
An 18-month-old toddler died in his sleep after getting tangled up in his quilt, a coroner has heard.
Tragic Jordan Blue Elmore was found dead by his mother at their home in Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, in February last year.
Jordan's mum Tanya was initially arrested on suspicion of neglect, but a