Mini-festival in memory of Helen

MUSIC fans will celebrate a much-loved woman’s life at a mini-festival in Halifax today.

Stokes Stock - in memory of Helen Stokes from Copley who was murdered five years ago - takes place at The Upper George pub from noon.

A host of musicians from across the district will be performing right up until midnight.

The line-up includes The Fringe, Pink Elephant, Keegan and Harrison, The Now Thens, Mr Buffalo and What Not, The Shirt, State of Error, 16 Days, Tax Loss, In Echoes, Hypnosis, The Symptom, Pocket of Three, The Tragics, Codego, Latter Day Saints, Red Star and The Hot Rocks.