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Found by school friend whilst out on a run in Knebworth, Hertfordshire.
Followed home by said insect, which then drowned in paddling pool.
Local knowledge of biting insects that are also unidentified, does this correlate?
It is a cockchafer - a type of beetle, of which there are several in the UK.
Your specimen/photo does not allow an reliable ID down to species.
They can look alarming, but I have not known them to bite people.