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Teen dies during Algarve holiday

A 16-year-old girl has died while on holiday in Portugal.

Mia Knight is believed to have fallen unconscious while swimming in the sea at Portimao in the Algarve on Wednesday.

She was due to collect her GCSE results on Thursday.

Tributes have been paid on Twitter to the teen, who went to Hove Park School in Hove, East Sussex.

One, from Josie Milligan, said: "RIP Mia Knight, so sad to think such a young life could be lost. Will miss you Mia, never forgotten!"

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