Rehab singer Amy Winehouse dies aged 27

Amy Winehouse was found dead in her flat on Saturday.  Friends believe it was ecstasy that killed her although the official post-mortem has not yet been carried out.  

Her father is known to be devastated by her death and flew home from abroad when he was told of the tragedy.  As fans gathered at her flat, Mitch Winehouse thanked fans for their tributes saying that their love and support was making it a lot easier to handle.  

Winehouse had struggled with drug and alcohol abuse for years and had just recently stayed in a rehabilitation centre trying to get herself clean.