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Fundraising events are taking place in Leicester today for a popular barman who died while on holiday in Barcelona.
A cake sale will be held at the pub he used to work in, The Orange Tree, to help raise money to bring his body back to the UK.
Friends and colleagues of Joe Smith from Leicester are raising money to bring his body back to the UK after he died during a holiday to Barcelona. It's thought he was involved in an accident with a lift.
A man has died while on holiday in Barcelona after reportedly being involved in a lift accident.
Joe Smith, a barman from Leicester, was holidaying with his girlfriend.
Friends today paid tribute to Joe, who they described as being the "life and soul of the party".
Rajiv Popat has the full story.
A friend of Leicester barman Joe Smith has paid tribute to "a really fun-loving guy" with hoards of friends.
Neil Douglas, who said he has known Joe for years, told ITV Central he was devastated by the loss of his friend.
Joe died while on holiday in Barcelona after reportedly being injured in a lift accident.
Friends and family of tragic Leicester barman Joe Smith have hit the £4,000 target needed to bring his body home.
Joe died while on holiday in Barcelona, with reports suggesting he was injured in a lift accident and did not have travel insurance.
Friends of Leicester barman Joe Smith, who reportedly died in a lift accident while on holiday in Barcelona, are raising money to bring his body back to the UK.
It's thought he went abroad without holiday insurance.
They posted this picture on their fundraising page.
Joe Smith, a barman from Leicester, has died while on holiday in Barcelona with friends.
It has been reported he was injured in an accident involving a lift.
Friends are describing on social media the fundraising appeals they have launched following his death.
A former colleague of Joe Smith, who has died while on holiday in Barcelona, have paid tribute to him as a well-liked man who was respected by all.
Mr Smith used to work at The Lansdowne pub in the city before moving to The Orange Tree, his favourite bar, where he had recently be promoted.
Mr Smith, who was in his twenties, was on holiday with friends and his girlfriend.
A fundraising page set up in memory of Joe Smith from Leicester, who died while on holiday in Barcelona, has reached £3505.
222 people have made the pledges in just 15 hours.
He was reportedly abroad without travel insurance and the money raised will pay to bring his body back to the UK.