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WATCH: Crowds line streets in Hull to bid farewell to entertainer Joe Longthorne

Hundreds of people have gathered in Hull to say goodbye to one of their own, legendary entertainer Joe Longthorne.

The Hull-born singer’s funeral procession passed through numerous streets and landmarks where he grew up.

The procession started at 11.25am, with mourners lining pavements as the cortege passed by.

Crowds gathered around the Hessle Road area where people paid their respects.

Mr. Longthorne will be buried in his adopted home of Blackpool on Tuesday.

Crowds line the streets of Hull Credit: ITV Calendar