The 2-year-old was watching television when his house was destroyed in the blast. Hundreds came to his funeral at East Crompton St James Church in Shaw today.
More top news
Bitterly cold today, but mainly bright, dry and sunny. Winds easing, but still feeling raw
Wintry flurries overnight for West Lancashire, Cumbria and North Wales. Icy stretches developing by morning. Windy and feeling bitterly cold
Christie Newport says a rare illness which swells her face and body has ruined her life.