Adam’s parents speak on the loss of their son

Adam Dixon, 18, from Shelf, who died at Beckett Park halls of residence at Leeds Metropolitan University.
Adam Dixon, 18, from Shelf, who died at Beckett Park halls of residence at Leeds Metropolitan University.

The family of a student who died at the weekend have paid tribute to their “wonderful son.”

Leeds Metropolitan student Adam Dixon, from Shelf, died at his halls of residence in Beckett Park, Leeds, on Sunday.

Adam, 18, was a singer for rock and metal group Signed Anonymous and was former student at Hipperholme and Lightcliffe High School.

In a statement, his parents, Dave and Tracey, said: “Adam was a wonderful son and brother, who we were extremely proud of. He touched the lives of all the people he met.

“We are absolutely devastated by our tragic loss, and would ask that we be left to grieve in peace at this extremely sad time.”