Cabaret show at Wayland Community High School, in Watton, in memory of crash teenager Tom Forman

Students of a Watton dance school will be performing a cabaret show in memory of a teenager who died in a motorbike accident.

Tom Forman, 18, from Bluebell Close, Watton, died on July 8 last year while he was travelling towards Dereham on the A1075 at Ovington, between Watton and Shipdham.

A post mortem examination revealed that he died from multiple injuries due to a road traffic collision, although the inquest on December 8 was told that it could not be established whether his death was caused by hitting the deer or being run over by a car.

Tom's younger sister Ellie is a member of the Stardance Company, based in Thetford Road Business Park, which has put together the cabaret evening.

The family show will take place at Wayland Community High School, in Watton, this Saturday from 6.30pm.

Emily Harper, 23, who lives off Newmarket Road, Norwich, runs the Stardance Company.

She said: 'The show is about celebrating Tom's life. The last time people were together for him was at his funeral. Hopefully it will be really successful.'

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Miss Harper, who grew up in Watton, added that the cabaret night was Ellie's idea and the show would be performed in the week of Tom's birthday.

She said that money raised from the event would go towards the Nelson's Journey charity, which supports children and young people who have experienced a close bereavement.

As well as performances from musicals including Chicago and The Lion King, Tom's friends will take part in a comedy catwalk.

Tom attended Watton Junior School and Wayland High before transferring to Northgate High School in Dereham in year nine.

He spent a short time at Norwich City College before starting work at his father's business, PJ Camping, in Norwich.

More than 400 family and friends attended his funeral at the Wells Cole Community Centre, in Saham Toney, on July 27.

Tickets cost �10 for adults and �5 for children. They can be bought from Mike Harper Tax and Accountancy Services, in Watton High Street or by ringing Miss Harper on 07766406542.

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