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Scores of people turned out on the streets of South Elmsall to take part in a fundraising walk in aid of the Yorkshire Air Ambulance. The event was organised in memory of Bethany Jones, who died in a crash on the M62 last month.
The sponsored walk from Askern to South Elmsall covered an eight mile route and was well-supported by members of the local community as well as people from further afield who made donations online.
A former world boxing champion lent his support today to a campaign to raise funds for the victims of an horrific coach crash on the M62 near Castelford last month.
Eighteen year old Bethany Jones died and nineteen others were hurt when a mini bus carrying them to a hen weekend was involved in collision with a lorry.
Chris Kiddey reports.
Former world boxing champion Roy Jones Junior came to South Elmsall to back a campaign to raise funds for the victims and their families of the M62 crash, donating sporting memorabilia to be auctioned off.
American boxing legend (and now actor) Roy Jones Jr is to visit South Elmsall after hearing about Calendar's interview with Ryan Jones - brother of Bethany who died in the M62 hen party crash.