Students gather to remember Libby Squire and conduct minute silence

The family of student Libby Squire took part in a minutes silence in her memory during a memorial service for her last night.

Around a thousand students gathered at the University of Hull campus to pay tribute to their friend during the emotional service.

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The family, including Libby’s mum Lisa Squire, stood for the silence at a temporary stage – which was adorned with flowers and pictures of Libby and her mother.

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Lisa Squire – who was visibly emotional during the minute silence – and the students then moved to a tree where tributes had been laid.

Dozens of bunches of flowers were placed by friends of Libby, with heart-breaking messages in tribute to her.

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One message read: “Libby, you will be remembered for being one of the kindest people I have ever met.

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“I will never forget the lovely things you said to me in Welly.

“Rest well you beautiful girl.”

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Another said: “Libby, you were one of our own and we are devastated to have lost you. RIP.”

An inquest into Libby’s death was opened and adjourned yesterday morning.

 

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