Funeral for motorbiker

Tributes left at the roadside to 26-year-old motorcyclist Karl Micklethwaite, who died on Monday. Picture: Hannah Kate Sandland
Tributes left at the roadside to 26-year-old motorcyclist Karl Micklethwaite, who died on Monday. Picture: Hannah Kate Sandland

THE funeral of a 26-year-old killed in a motorbike crash will take place next week.

Karl Micklethwaite’s funeral will take place at the Rose Hill crematorium in Cantley at 1.20pm on Wednesday, July 4 followed by a wake at The Station in Station Road, Finningley, from 2.30pm.

A memorial bench is also set to be put within the grounds of The Hayfield School, where Karl was a pupil, over the next few month.