Family of Leamington motorcyclist pays tribute to '˜fantastic dad' and '˜loving partner'

The family of a motorcyclist who died in a crash last month has paid tribute to a '˜fantastic dad' and '˜loving partner'.

Tuesday, 17th May 2016, 1:50 pm
Updated Tuesday, 17th May 2016, 2:55 pm
Paul Thompson

Paul Thompson, 42, of Hellidon Close, Leamington died on Thursday April 21 after his motorcycle was involved in a collision with a silver Ford Focus on Pound Lane in Lillington.

Paul is survived by his partner of 22 years, Vickie and their two children, Jamie, 12, and Hollie, nine.

Vickie said: “Paul was a talented man who could put his hand to anything. He had a big kind heart and a contagious personality. He was loved by so many and will be deeply missed. Paul was a fantastic dad, loving partner, much loved son and brother and meant the world to all of his family and friends.

“We have been overwhelmed by all the love and support shown for Paul and his family at this sad time and would like to thank the many people who came to give Paul an amazing send off.”

Anyone who witnessed the collision or saw either vehicle prior to the collision and have not yet spoken to officers should contact the Operational Police Unit Investigation Team on 01926 415000 with extension 3715.