Mum begged son who drowned not to swim
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Greenbooth Reservoir drowning: Mum begged Paul Lawson not to swim

The mother of a teenager who drowned in a reservoir said she begged him not to go swimming there.

Paul Lawson, 16, reportedly got into difficulties while swimming with friends at Greenbooth Reservoir in Rochdale, Greater Manchester, on Monday.

Natalie Lawson said she had warned her son it was dangerous.