'You are loved very much': Amazing messages of support cover motorway passenger bridge in West Yorkshire

A thoughtful member of the public who left notes of support on a Yorkshire motorway bridge have been praised by police for their kind actions.

Tuesday, 10th July 2018, 4:32 pm
Updated Monday, 16th July 2018, 5:02 pm
The notes on the M62 bridge. Photo: West Yorkshire Police/@WYP_PCWillis

An officer at West Yorkshire Police tweeted his gratitude after notes were found adorned on 'Rainbow bridge' above the M62.

The notes include one which reads "You may not believe it right now, but it does get better."

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

The notes on the M62 bridge. Photo: West Yorkshire Police/@WYP_PCWillis

Another says: "Remember you are loved very much."

The notes stretch right across the bridge, covered in ribbons.


PC Martin Willis said: "I don't know who put these ribbons and messages on Rainbow bridge above the #M62 but well done to whoever it was!

"If they make someone in despair take a step back and believe that there is help and support out there, then it's a job well done! #mentalhealth #MentalHealthMatters"

Are you affected by the issues in this story? Call Samaritans now for free on 116 123. The number is free from mobiles or landlines and you don't need any credit to call.

From 5pm to midnight every day, Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) offer a hotline for men. Call 0800 58 58 58.

For those under 19, you can call Childline free on 0800 1111.