A headstone and commemorative plaque to Sir Jimmy Savile were both unveiled in Scarborough today.
Family members and friends assembled at Woodlands Cemetery this morning to see the black granite headstone installed at his final resting place – where he was buried last November.
And the gilt plaque was unveiled by deputy mayor, Cllr Andrew Backhouse, at the place in Wessex Court where Sir Jim had his Scarborough apartment.
His nephew Roger Foster said the headstone was a fitting memorial and thanked undertakers, Wright and Sons Ltd, which had donated the engraved lettering in recognition of all the good work his uncle had carried out during his lifetime.
He added: “I think he’d be highly amused because there are one or two light-hearted little quips. I think he’d be amused at that.”
And, as the rain held off, Mr Foster, told the crowd that his uncle had even fixed the weather.