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Service of thanksgiving held for ITN journalists who died in Iraq war

Friends, family and colleagues have gathered at a memorial service for Terry Lloyd, Frederic Nerac, Hussein Osman and Gaby Rado in London Photo:

Friends, family and colleagues have gathered at a service of thanksgiving for Terry Lloyd, Frederic Nerac, Hussein Osman and Gaby Rado in London.

The service celebrating the lives of the four ITN journalists, who died at the beginning of the Iraq war ten years ago, was held at St Bride's Church on Fleet Street.

ITN cameraman Fred Nérac remains missing, presumed dead, ten years on Credit: Family Handout
Pictures of the four men were displayed at St Bride's Church during the memorial

The families of Terry Lloyd and Frederic Nerac took part in the service with readings by Chelsey Lloyd and Fabienne Nerac and an emotional address from Frederic's children Alexandre and Camille Nerac.

Terry Lloyd Credit: ITV

ITV International Correspondent Bill Neely paid tribute to Fred Nerac saying, "Fred was fun with a capital F, so that's the way I want to remember him. As a man who I think is still very much alive in our hearts."

Lindsay Taylor, Lindsey Hilsum, martin Geissler and Bill Neely at the memorial service

Lindsey Hilsum and Lindsay Taylor both paid tribute to Channel 4 News colleague Gaby Rado.

ITV News Editor Deborah Turness read a poem 'Memorial' by James Fenton in tribute to Hussein Osman.

Hussein Osman