Tributes flood in for Hartlepool man who died at T in the Park festival

The campsite at the T in the Park festival. Andrew Milligan/PA Wire
The campsite at the T in the Park festival. Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

Tributes have been paid to a Hartlepool man who died at a music event in Scotland.

The man found dead at the T in the Park festival at the weekend has been named by police as Andrew West.

The 36-year-old, who is from Hartlepool, was found in a camp site at the Strathallan Castle site in Perthshire on Saturday afternoon.

His death is still being treated as unexplained but there are not thought to be any suspicious circumstances, police said.

Tributes have been posted on the Hartlepool Mail’s Facebook page:

Kayleigh Todd: “rip Andrew x thinking about ur family at this sad time x”

Carol Gash: “Very sad, my thoughts go out to his family. Xx”

Charlotte Randall-Pape: “Thoughts are with lyndsey and kids xxxx”

Roz Rutherford: “So saddened by this, such a nice lad. My thoughts go out to his family xx”