The trial of Mark Bridger which was due to start today has been adjourned until April.
A man accused of the murder of five-year-old April Jones has arrived at Mold Crown Court where his trial is due to start.
April was last seen outside her home in Machynlleth in October.
Mark Bridger, 47, is also accused of abduction and perverting the course of justice. He denies all the charges.