The coffin and funeral cortege of murdered schoolgirl April Jones leaves St Peter’s Church after her funeral service on September 26, 2013 in Machynlleth, Wales. Photograph: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images
Funeral held for April Jones in Wales
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  • September 26, 2013, 20:09

The family of murdered Welsh five-year-old April Jones said a final farewell today as the town that shared their grief came to a standstill.As the tin(...)

Mark Bridger arrives at Mold Magistrates Court in Wales today. He has been found guilty of abducting and murdering 5-year-old April Jones. Photograph: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images.

Former slaughterhouse worker Mark Bridger, who abducted and murdered schoolgirl April Jones before disposing of her remains, was given a life sentence(...)

Paul and Coral Jones leave Mold Crown Court, North Wales after the defence in the trial of Mark Bridger who is accused of murdering their five-year-old daughter April. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

The man accused of abducting and murdering April Jones in Wales told a jury today he had “no answer” as to what he did with her body. Mar(...)

Coral and Paul Jones, the parents of April Jones arrive at Mold Crown Court where Mark Bridger is charged with abducting and murdering the five-year-old. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

The man accused of murdering British schoolgirl April Jones told police that he “could have burnt the body”, a court heard today. Mark Br(...)

An undated file handout photo issued by Dyfed-Powys Police of April Jones.  Photograph: PA

The man accused of murdering April Jones told police he had a “mental block” about what happened to her body, a jury heard today. Mark Br(...)

Floral tributes and a single candle burns outside the former home of Mark Bridger in Ceinws, Mid Wales who is on trial for the abduction and murder of April Jones. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

A young friend of missing schoolgirl April Jones has described seeing her “get into a grey Land Rover”. A DVD of police interviews with t(...)

Undated handout photo issued by Dyfed Powys Police of the lounge in the home of Mark Bridger as the jury in the April Jones murder trial visited his house and a number of other sites which feature in Bridger’s trial.

Photographs showing the inside of a house where traces of schoolgirl April Jones’ blood were found were released today as a jury visited the ke(...)

A court artist drawing of Mark Bridger in the dock at Mold Crown Court. Drawing/Photograph: Elizabeth Cook/PA Wire

The former abattoir worker accused of murdering schoolgirl April Jones made up a “story” that he had killed her in a car accident in a bid to “(...)

Coral and Paul Jones the parents of April Jones arrive at Mold Crown Court where Mark Bridger is charged with abducting and murdering April, and of unlawfully disposing of and concealing her body with intent to pervert the course of justice. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

The murder of schoolgirl April Jones was “sexually motivated” and her killer “played a cruel game” as he tried to cover up the killing, a court(...)

Handout photo issued by Dyfed-Powys Police of April Jones. Mark Bridger goes on trial today accused of her murder. Photograph: Dyfed-Powys Police/PA Wire

The former lifeguard accused of killing schoolgirl April Jones has appeared in court at the start of his trial for murder. Mark Bridger ((...)