Bullied teenager left goodbye message, mother says
The mother of a teenage boy who has died in hospital after leaving a goodbye message has described her son's failure to cope with bullying.
Simon Brooks, 15, of Tonyrefail, Rhondda Cynon Taf, died on Tuesday, four days after a suspected overdose.
Julie Brooks said her son had suffered bullying at both his current school, Y Pant, in Pontyclun, and former school Treorchy Comprehensive.
RCT council and the schools have been asked to respond to the allegations of bullying, but have not yet responded.
Natasha Llewellyn reports.
03 Apr 2014
- From the section Wales