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More than £9k raised for daughters of Manchester attack victims

A fundraiser for the daughters of Marcin and Angelica Klis, who were killed as they were waiting for their children, at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester Arena raised more than £9,000.

Marcin and Angelika Klis with their daughters Alex and Patrycia Credit: Family photo
Family fundraising day makes £9k for daughters of Manchester attack victims Credit: ITV Yorkshire

Hundreds of people turned out in York at the weekend to show their support for 20-year-old Alex and 13-year-old Patrycia.


Limited trains between Manchester and Yorkshire


Heavy disruption on trains between Manchester and Leeds

Network Rail have released a statement after two incidents which are causing travel disruption between Leeds and Manchester this evening.

Northern Rail services operating between Manchester and Leeds are currently being disrupted by two separate incidents:

  1. Due to a fallen tree at Todmorden, our services between Manchester Victoria and Leeds and being disrupted. Metrolink is accepting customers who wish to travel between Manchester Victoria and Rochdale. Rail replacement road transport has been requested to operate between Rochdale and Hebden Bridge

  2. Due to a broken rail near Marsden, our services between Manchester and Huddersfield are being disrupted. Rail replacement road transport is operating between Greenfield and Huddersfield. Rail services will run between Greenfield and Manchester Victoria in both directions. Ticket acceptance has been granted on all other TOC's services for reasonable routes.

We would like to apologise to our customers for the delays this will cause this evening. Network Rail engineers are working hard to return the railway to us as soon as possible.

– Network Rail

Road: M62 westbound West Yorkshire closed due to police incident

The M62 westbound in West Yorkshire between junction 26 M606/A58 (Chain Bar) and junction 25 A644 (Brighouse) has been closed due to a police incident.

There are reports of congestion on M62 to junction 27 M621/A650/A62 (Gildersome) on M606 to junction 3 A6177 Rooley Lane and on M621 to junction 1 A6110 (Beeston/Farnley)

Police have said the road will remain closed for several hours affecting traffic heading from Leeds towards Manchester. Diversions are in place.

CCTV images released in search for missing teenager

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the whereabouts of a missing teenager from Halifax. 14-year-old Alexander Jones is believed to be in Manchester. He was last seen at around 6am on Wednesday in Longsight. Police have now released CCTV images of the teenager which were captured yesterday.

Alexander Jones

Alexander is described as white, 5ft 10in tall, of medium build, with short brown hair and blue eyes.

He was last seen wearing a dark NYC baseball cap with a bright sticker on the peak, a grey hooded top with dark coloured shoulders and good, grey Adidas tracksuit bottoms, and he was carrying a black bag.

CCTV image of Alexander

Detective Constable Jane Naylor said: “We are appealing for Alexander to get in touch so we know he is ok. If you recognise Alexander and have seen him, please contact police.”

This CCTV image of Alexander of was captured yesterday
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