A FUNERAL date has been set following the death of former Gazette photographer Paul Morris.

People will gather to remember the talented press lensman at St Peter’s Church, Devizes at 2pm on October 30.

Mr Morris died earlier this month aged 59. His parents David and Pat have thanked everyone who have sent messages of support and sympathy.

Many former colleagues have paid tribute to Mr Morris including reporter Lewis Cowen who praised the quality of his pictures.

Donations will be taken for the Kennet and Avon Canal Trust via Charles S. Winchcombe & Son.