Gerry Anderson remembered

The creator of the children's classic television series Thunderbirds, Gerry Anderson, will be remembered at a science fiction weekend at the National Space Centre in Leicester.

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Gerry Anderson posthumously remembered

A special arrival at Gerry Anderson's funeral Credit: ITV News Meridian

The creator of the children's television series Thunderbirds, which began life on ATV in the Midlands in 1965, will be remembered today in Leicester at a science fiction festival.

Gerry Anderson died on Boxing Day last year aged 83 and a replica of Lady Penelope's pink Rolls Royce arrived at the service. He had been suffering from Alzheimer's Disease since early 2010.

Gerry Anderson Credit: PA

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