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British woman dies 'in attack by dogs in Greece'

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A British woman died in northern Greece when she was apparently attacked by a pack of stray dogs.Celia Hollingworth was reported missing on Thursday after visiting an archaeological site near Maroneia.Reports say the 64-year-old, from Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, used her phone to try to contact relatives in the UK while she was being attacked.Wiltshire Police said it was in contact with Greek police regarding formal identification of the body.The force is supporting Ms Hollingworth’s family, a spokesman added.A spokesman for the Foreign Office said: “We are in contact with Greek police in relation to a British woman missing in northern Greece since Thursday.”We are also providing consular assistance to her family.”
Source: Wiltshire BBC