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Dr Kate Granger's friend in emotional tribute to campaigner

The best friend of Dr Kate Granger has made a moving and emotional tribute to her.

Dr Kate died on Saturday of a rare form of cancer at the age of 34.

Her closest friend Kay Birmingham, who spent many hours at her side in her final months, spoke of the loss of her friend and her legacy.

Police appeal after man is attacked in Scunthorpe

Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a man was attacked at the car park of a pub in Scunthorpe.

Police say the 32-year-old victim was involved in a fight with a number of people before he suffered a serious head injury at Queensway pub on Ashby Road.

The incident happened at 12.30am on Sunday 24 July.

The victim was taken to Hull Royal Infirmary where he remains in a stable condition.

Officers are keen to locate anyone who witnessed the incident and have released CCTV stills of three people who were walking by at the time of the altercation.

CCTV pictures show three people who were walking by at the time of the altercation. Credit: Humberside Police

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Kate Granger's fundraising page hits £260,000 target for cancer charity

A fundraising page set up by inspirational Yorkshire doctor Kate Granger has reached £260,000.

Kate Granger who died at the weekend Credit: ITV Yorkshire

More than 5000 people have so far supported her page which was set up to raise money for the Yorkshire Cancer centre.

The consultant from Huddersfield was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer five years ago. She died at the weekend aged 34.

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