Family of Drummer Lee Rigby thank the public

The family of Lee Rigby today thanked the public for the "overwhelming support" they had received and appealed for calm, saying in a statement: "We would like to emphasise that Lee would not want people to use his name as an excuse to carry out attacks against others."


Murder of soldier Lee Rigby

The soldier hacked to death in Woolwich yesterday has been named as Drummer Lee Rigby from Crumpsall in Manchester