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.
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Any thundery rain or showers will quickly die away during the evening. Tomorrow, dry with long spells of sunshine and light winds.
Becoming dry with some late evening sunshine, then largely clear overnight. Tomorrow, a fresh start, though with plenty of sunshine.