The funeral has been held in Clacton for a teenager who was stabbed to death at a party.
Mourners have been remembering the life of Jay Whiston, 17, who died in Colchester earlier this month. Five teenagers arrested in connection with his death have been released on bail.
Six weeks after a Clacton teenager was stabbed to death at a house party, his mother has launched a new campaign against knife crime.
Family and friends light lanterns in memory of murdered teenager Jay Whiston
Detectives investigating the death of a Clacton teenager in Colchester are continuing to look for the murder weapon.