Nick Cave’s son Arthur killed in cliff fall


Arthur Cave fell to his death in Brighton yesterday evening.

Sussex police have confirmed that the body of a teenage boy who fell from a cliff in Brighton on the evening of Tuesday 14 July was that of Nick Cave’s son Arthur. They have said that his body was found on the underpass of Ovingdean Gap at around 6PM.

Arthur is survived by his twin brother Earl, as well as half-brothers Jethro and Luke Cave. Arthur’s parents, Nick Cave and Susie Bick have issued the following statement.

“Our son Arthur died on Tuesday evening. He was our beautiful, happy loving boy. We ask that we be given the privacy our family needs to grieve at this difficult time.”

(VIA: The Argus)