The family of a Kendal man found dead in Scotland speak out for the first time.

Christopher Strange, 59, went missing on Monday, June 23, and his body was found in water near Neave Island, Sutherland.

His family said: "We would like to thank the Kendal and Wick police departments for their phenomenal support and kindness throughout this tragic and harrowing time.

“We send heartfelt thanks to all our extended family and friends for their love and support. Chris was very much loved and will be enormously missed.”