Crowds for PC Hughes funeral

Crowds have gathered on the streets of Manchester city centre for the funeral today of PC Nicola Hughes. PC Hughes and colleague PC Fiona Bone were shot dead in Hattersley. Both services will be at Manchester Cathedral.

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Tributes to PC Nicola Hughes at Manchester Cathedral

Mourners have attended the funeral mass of PC Nicola Hughes in Manchester Cathedral.

She was killed on a routine call with her colleague PC Fiona Bone, whose funeral is tomorrow.

Thousands of members of the public also paid their respects, answering an appeal for people to stand shoulder to shoulder with officers as the funeral cortege passed by on its way to Manchester Cathedral.

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