Ann Maguire's funeral to be held

A Spanish teacher who was attacked in her own classroom will be laid to rest later today.

Ann Maguire
Tributes from former pupils poured in after Mrs Maguire was attacked. Credit: PA

Ann Maguire, 61, sustained multiple stab wounds at Corpus Christi Catholic College in Leeds on April 28.

Mrs Maguire had been teacher at the school for over 40 years and was due to retire in September.

Today's funeral mass will take place at the Catholic Church of The Immaculate Heart of Mary, in the Moortown area of north Leeds.

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Funeral held for teacher Ann Maguire

The funeral of a teacher stabbed to death in her own classroom has taken place. Spanish teacher Ann Maguire was attacked at Corpus Christi Catholic College in Leeds on April 28.