The University is saddened to announce the death of Lorraine Linney

Lorraine Linney, a fourth year undergraduate BSc (hons) Psychology student, passed away peacefully on Sunday 8 July 2012, with her family by her side.

She was a dearly loved mother to Catherine and Alison, and wife of John.

The funeral service will take place at All Saints Church, Publow, Publow Lane, Pensford, Bristol BS39 4HP on Wednesday 25 July at 11:30am, followed by burial.

After the service, all are welcome to The Carpenters Arms, Stanton Wick, Nr Pensford, Somerset BS39 4BX.

Family flowers only please but donations, if desired, in lieu of flowers can be made to AYME (Association of Young People with ME) or Bath Cats & Dogs Home and may be sent to Michael Rowe Funeral Directors, Tunbridge Cottage, Tunbridge Rd, Chew Magna BS40 8SP (01275 332565).

Our thoughts are with Lorraine's family and friends at this difficult time.

We know that her death will have affected colleagues and friends on campus and are offering a range of support to students and staff who need our help.

If you are a student, counselling support is available by emailing the Student Health & Wellbeing Team:

If you are a member of staff, counselling support is available from the Staff Counselling Service.

The Chaplaincy is happy to talk with anyone who has been affected, in total confidence. You can email or, and they operate an open door policy for people to pop in, Monday to Friday, from 10am until at least 5pm.

For information about bereavement and loss visit:
Coping with sudden death leaflet
Mindmatters bereavement & loss web pages

More information is available at:
Counselling and the Student Health & Wellbeing Team
Mindmatters website

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