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Lawrence murder anniversary

A memorial service will take place this afternoon to mark the 20th anniversary of the death of Stephen Lawrence, who was murdered by a gang of racists in south-east London. David Cameron says his death "sparked monumental change" in Britain.

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Doreen Lawrence looks ahead to memorial service

The mother of Stephen Lawrence, Doreen, will be joined by friends and relatives at a memorial service in London today to mark the 20th anniversary of her son's death.

Stephen Lawrence's mother Doreen will attend a memorial service in London today. Credit: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Mrs Lawrence told the Press Association she was uncertain how she would feel today.

She said: "On the day you can't plan how you're feeling, it's just something that happens. My low point has already started so presumably I will feel quite low."

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