Hundreds turn out for killed Pc Andrew Harper’s funeral

Tributes have been paid at the funeral of the “treasured” Pc Andrew Harper after he was killed while responding to a burglary.

Pc Harper’s wife Lissie and his brother Sean were among 800 mourners who attended a private funeral at Christ Church cathedral in Oxford on Monday.

The service was preceded by a procession through the city, led by mounted officers of Thames Valley Police and watched by members of the public gathered outside the church.