A tribute written by pop star Elton John will be read out at the funeral of football manager Graham Taylor this afternoon.
Several pieces of classical music will he played during the service, including Elgar's Nimrod and hymns such as 'Abide With Me' and 'Guide me oh thou great redeemer'.
Tributes will also be read by his children and grandchildren.
Since his death last month, his personal touch with the fans has begun to emerge.
Graham Taylor's final stint in the West Midlands was back on familiar ground at Villa Park.
Following three years as England manager, Taylor returned to the Midlands as the new manager at Wolverhampton Wanderers.