WATCH: Brother of man killed by domestic abuse urges others to speak up

The brother of a man who was killed by girlfriend is pleading for others to open up about domestic abuse.

Paul Lavelle died after being attacked with a broken dinner plate after a row.

Research suggests male victims are more than three times as likely to keep quiet about being abused if their partner’s a women.

Now those who were closest to Paul are hoping to change that.

Andy Bonner reports.

Earlier we spoke to ManKind Charity. They work to support male victims of domestic abuse.