British tourist dies 'after drowning in luxury Spanish hotel swimming pool'
The holidaymaker, named locally as John Winsor, is understood to have got into difficulties while swimming at the four-star Hotel Barcelo Cabo de Gata in Almeria, south east Spain, around lunchtime on Saturday.
An off-duty doctor attempted to revive him at the scene with help from a lifeguard who got him out of the water but could do nothing to save him.
He was certified dead soon after the arrival of paramedics.
No-one from the beachside hotel was available for immediate comment today.
The results of the post-mortem have not been made public.
A routine probe has been launched by a local... read more
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