1. ITV Report

Hundreds of bikers in funeral cortege for Didcot victim

A ride of honour was held for Didcot victim Mick Collings. Credit: PA

Motorcycle clubs from around the country turned out in force to mark the final ride of honour for popular biker Mick Collings, who was killed in the Didcot power station collapse.

Members riding Triumphs, Harley Davidsons and Suzukis accompanied the funeral cortege from his home in Brotton, Cleveland as his coffin was carried in a motorcycle sidecar.

Some had copies of a photo of Mr Collings, 53, smiling in his leathers, fixed to the windshield of their bikes.

Mr Colling's coffin was carried in a motorcycle sidecar to the crematorium. Credit: PA
Mr Collings was a devoted member of the Teesriders Motorcycle Club. Credit: PA

Family and friends, including his widow Lynn, attended the service at Kirkleatham Crematorium near Redcar as hundreds more bikers stood outside in the rain to pay their respects.

Hundreds of motorcycles, some with a photo of Mr Collings, known as 'Whitby Mick', parked outside the crematorium. Credit: PA

Demolition workers Ken Cresswell, 57, and, John Shaw, 61, both from Rotherham, South Yorkshire, and Chris Huxtable, from Swansea, remain missing following the power station collapse on February 23.