The family of Peter Rippington are expecting hundreds of people to attend a charity football match tonight being held in his name.
The daughter of a teacher who died in a coach crash in France has spoken ahead of a charity fundraiser being held in his memory.
Freya Smith-Carrington was seriously injured in the coach crash. She spoke to ITV News about her experience.
A441 in both directions closed due to accident near M42 J2 (Alvechurch / Redditch).
M42 Northbound lane closed on exit slip road due to broken down vehicle at J2 A441 (Alvechurch / Redditch).
Peter Rippington's friend Stuart pays tribute to him at his funeral.
He said: "Peter was one of those people for whom nothing was too much trouble, and if you ever needed help he was there for you.
"And over those 30 years Peter's always been there for us."
Mourners gather at St Laurence's Church in Alvechurch for the service.
It's thought Peter Rippington had taught 3,000 children.