Over two hundred people attended the funeral today of a man they didn't know. James known as Jimmy McConnell had no known relatives, but a plea from the Royal Marines with whom he's thought to have served brought a huge crowd. Sally Simmonds joined the well wishers.
More top news
Families across the South East are still anxiously waiting for news of their loved ones in Nepal.
Tuesday night's weather for the east of the region
Tuesday night's weather for the west of the region