News of arrest 'hasn't sunk in' for Claudia's mother

The mother of Claudia Lawrence says the news of an arrest today in connection with her daughter's disappearance has not sunk in.

Earlier today, a man named locally as Michael Snelling, was arrested by police on suspicion of murder.

Joan Lawrence was Mayor of Malton until this week and on Sunday gave a speech relinquishing her position in the town.

Mrs Lawrence told Christine Talbot that she and her other daughter Ali still struggle with occasions where they feel Claudia's absence most:

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Man bailed in Claudia Lawrence search

A man arrested on suspicion of murder in the Claudia Lawrence disappearance case has been bailed.