Wakefield school opens new library in memory of Candice Woodcock

Author Hilary Robinson opened the library with Candice's children Solomon, Hannah and Amelia Woodcock.
Author Hilary Robinson opened the library with Candice's children Solomon, Hannah and Amelia Woodcock.

A Wakefield Primary School has opened a new library and named it in memory of a former member of staff.

Hendal Primary School’s new library has been named in memory of Candice Woodcock, who died in March aged 32.

School business manager Angela Galley said: “We have some reluctant readers in school and by having such great libraries we hope that our children will find a love of reading.”

The library was opened by author Hilary Robinson.