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Bob Geldof leads tributes at Peaches funeral

Sir Bob Geldof is thought to be leading tributes to his daughter Peaches at the private funeral in the same church where the funeral of her mother Paula Yates was held.

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Bob Geldof: Family 'beyond pain' after Peaches death

Bob Geldof. Credit: ABACA

Bob Geldof has said in a statement: "Peaches has died. We are beyond pain. She was the wildest, funniest, cleverest, wittiest and the most bonkers of all of us. Writing 'was' destroys me afresh. What a beautiful child. How is this possible that we will not see her again? How is that bearable?

"We loved her and will cherish her forever. How sad that sentence is. Tom and her sons Astala and Phaedra will always belong in our family, fractured so often, but never broken. Bob, Jeanne, Fifi, Pixie and Tiger Geldof."

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