This report was first broadcast on Granada Reports on May 21, 2012
Robin Gibb's coffin will pulled by a horse-drawn carriage ahead of his funeral today.
The glass-sided carriage will be pulled by four horses and his coffin will be visible inside.
Hundreds of fans are expected to travel to Thame in Oxfordshire where the service is taking place.
He died from kidney failure last month after a battle with cancer.
Bee Gee Robin Gibb, who died last month, will be laid to rest today.
He and his brothers Barry and Maurice were born in the Isle of Man and spent part of their childhood living in Manchester.
A horse-drawn carriage will pull his coffin through Thame in Oxfordshire, where he lived in later life.