A body was found in the River Thames in Marlow yesterday (Monday) evening.

Eyewitnesses reported seeing police officers, paramedics and the fire service near the river.

Police were called out at around 5.50pm following reports that a body had been seen in the water near Riverwoods Drive.

It has now been confirmed the body of a man was recovered.

Police said formal identification has not yet taken place but the man’s next of kin have been informed.

They are currently treating the death as unexplained but not believed to be suspicious.