One minute silence to be held for tandem victims

Notices have gone up around Hanham inviting people to take part in a one minute silence in memory of Ross and Clare Simons Credit: ITV News West Country

A minute's silence is to be held in Hanham high street in South Gloucestershire in tribute to a couple who were killed in an alleged hit and run at the weekend.

Ross and Clare Simons died when their tandem was hit by a car on Sunday afternoon.

The silence will take place shortly.

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Tributes to Cyclists

Mourners lined the road in silence as the bodies of two cyclists killed after an alleged hit and run passed through Hanham near Bristol. They were paying tribute to Ross and Clare Simons who were riding a tandem when they died.