"It is extremely difficult for us to accept the brutality that was inflicted on our beloved father and grandfather who will be deeply missed" - Nazia Maqsood, daughter
"I cannot see him having any enemies who would be so full of hate to do this to him. We don't understand." - Shazia Khan, daughter
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Another very cold and frosty start on Sunday. Staying dry, with plenty of sunshine once again. Feeling very cold with stiff easterly wind.
Largely sunny, with only patchy cloud. However it will still feel bitterly cold, despite the wind easing a little.
The Royal Marines received the Freedom of the City of Birmingham during a special ceremony in Victoria Square today.