Foulridge reservoir death: James Goodship identified
A 17-year-old boy who drowned after getting into difficulties at a reservoir in Lancashire has been identified as James Goodship.
He was one of seven people who got on to a floating jetty at Burwain Sailing Club, Foulridge, two miles (3.2km) north of Colne.
His body was found at about 05:40 BST following a search of the water by police divers.
Lancashire Police said the alarm had been raised just after 19:30 on Sunday.
The other six people who had been with the teenager managed to scramble to safety with one taken by ambulance to hospital for a check-up.'Urged to swim'
One witness said she saw a young woman running up and down the bank.
"She was shouting at him telling him to swim but he just gave up," said the woman.
"You don't realise at that age the water is that cold. He probably thought he could swim - it doesn't look so far but it is a long way," the woman added.
The tragedy happened on the eve of a new United Utilities water safety campaign warning youngsters in north-west England about the dangers of swimming in reservoirs and other waterways.