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Ruby Anstee – Editor
Stuart Littleford – Reporter
Allan Roach – Reporter
George Wilson – Reporter and IT
Judith Grinter – Reporter

Past Articles

Questions ‘remain unanswered’ over man’s death near Dovestone

David Lytton had travelled form London to Saddleworth

Reporter: Stuart Littleford – Story sponsored by Olympic Construction Ltd

A coroner recorded an open verdict on the death of David Lytton yesterday, a man who had travelled from London to Saddleworth walked up a desolate track leading to Indian’s Head in Greenfield and then took rat poison.

Mr Lytton’s body was discovered fully clothed on a remote track near the summit of Indian’s Head on December 12, 2015.


Year-long mystery of man found dead at Dovestone is solved

CCTV of the dead man police have now identified.

Reporter: Stuart Littleford

Officers who have worked tirelessly around the clock for the past 13 months, were today able to name the man whose body was discovered at the Dovestone area of Saddleworth in December of 2015.

A detective who worked very hard to identify the mystery man found dead on a track near Dovestone Reservoir told Saddleworth News how his team’s painstaking work helped to solve the mystery.

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