Lloyd Blake said that Andy Hamilton earned the name legend, as a human being, a community person and a well known musician.
He said he was someone who "never failed".
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Overnight, remaining dry with variable amounts of cloud and winds slowly decreasing after dusk. Tomorrow, fine and dry with some sunshine.
Winds will ease through the night. Tomorrow should be dry with patchy cloud and sunny spells.