Reunion

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'All we want is to get justice for our boy'

Simon Jones

Reporter, BBC South East Today

The family of a former Royal Marine from Kent who was murdered seven years ago has sent an emotional video to the Prime Minister.

Carl Davies died on Reunion Island. His family want Theresa May to do more to help bring his killers to justice.

Reunion Island's forgotten geranium oil
South Africa, Egypt and China have overtaken Reunion Island as leading producers of geranium oil.

'It's like a living nightmare that never ends'

Bob Dale

BBC Live reporter

The family of Sittingbourne teacher Carl Davies react to the jailing of a man for 15 years for his murder.

The 33-year-old former Royal Marine was found at the bottom of a ravine a few days after arriving on the French island in the Indian Ocean five years ago.

Vincent Madoure, a 30-year-old cleaner, has been convicted of his murder.

'It's like living a nightmare that never ends'

Bob Dale

BBC Live reporter

The family of Sittingbourne teacher Carl Davies have reacted to the jailing of a man for 15 years for his murder.

The 33-year-old former Royal Marine was found at the bottom of a ravine a few days after arriving on the French island in the Indian Ocean five years ago.

Vincent Madoure, a 30-year-old cleaner, has been convicted of his murder.

BreakingMan guilty of murder of Kent teacher on Reunion Island

Stuart Maisner

BBC Live reporter

Vincent Madoure, 30, of French nationality, a former cleaner on Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean has been found guilty of the murder of Kent teacher Carl Davies.

Mr Davies, who was 33, and a former Royal Marine Commando from Sittingbourne, died in November 2011. He had been stabbed and beaten.

Madoure has been sentenced to 15 years in Jail.

Carl Davies
Davies family
Carl Davies was found dead on Reunion Island in November 2011