Beach in Kiwayu Safari Village, Kenya
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British tourist kidnapped in Kenya

A search has been launched for a British tourist who has been kidnapped while on holiday in Kenya.

Judith Tebbutt's husband, David, was shot dead in the attack which happened at the luxury Kiwayu Safari Village, north of Lamu Island.

The Foreign Office has called for the release of 56-year-old Mrs Tebbutt, who is reported to have been taken away by speedboat.

Philippa Thomas reports.

  • 11 Sep 2011
  • From the section Africa