Pub landlady sues brewery for 1m after she "hanged herself" while putting Christmas decorations away

Pub landlady sues brewery for 1m after she 'hanged herself' while putting Christmas decorations away Bolt attaching ladder to attic entrance came loose causing her to fallShe fell and hanged herself between the rungs of the ladder, suffering broken jaw, missing tooth and neck injuries | UPDATED: 13:30 GMT, 5 December 2012 Injured: Mira Bateman is suing brewery Brakspear for not providing her with 'proper access to the attic' A brewery is being sued by a pub landlady who accidentally 'hanged herself' while climbing the pub's ladder on New Year's Day. Mira Bateman, 57, was publican and tenant of The Plowden Arms, in Shiplake Cross, near Henley-on-Thames, when the accident occurred as she returned decorations to the attic