Funeral of hairdresser stabbed to death takes place

Hundreds of people have turned out to attend the funeral of a Gloucester hairdresser this afternoon. Hollie Gazzard, who was 20, was stabbed to death while at work in the city last month.

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Hundreds of mourners attend funeral of stab victim

Hollie's coffin arrives at Gloucester cathedral Credit: ITV News West Country

Around 700 people have attended the funeral of a hairdresser from Gloucester who was stabbed to death at work last month.

Family members wore pink roses to service which took place at the city's historic cathedral.

Hollie was stabbed whilst at work at a salon on Southgate Street in February. Her ex-boyfriend - 22 year old Asher Maslin from Cheltenham - has been charged with her murder. He remains in custody as awaits trial at Gloucester crown court.

Hollie's coffin leaves Gloucester cathedral Credit: ITV News West Country
Hollie's family and friends leave the cathedral Credit: ITV News West Country

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Hollie Gazzard's funeral

The funeral of Hollie Gazzard is underway in Gloucester. The 20 year old hairdresser was stabbed at the salon where she worked last month.

The service is being held at Gloucester Cathedral.

Hollie's family asked mourners to wear bright colours to reflect her personality.

Hollie Gazzard's funeral is taking place at Gloucester Cathedral.
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